Jackson Lewis • February 28, 2020
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Joy Chin and Weldon H. Latham have been named on Lawyers of Color’s (LoC) Fifth Annual “Power List.” The “Power List” recognizes the most influential minority attorneys and allies in the nation. Included on the list are Fortune 1000 general counsel, law school deans, legal media and nonprofit leaders. The 2020 honorees were honored at The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, D.C. on February 26.
Jackson Lewis • February 27, 2020
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Principal Tiffany A. Buckley-Norwood has been selected to receive the prestigious “Top Lawyers Under 40” Award presented by the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA). The award honors accomplished lawyers who have demonstrated professional excellence, integrity, leadership, commitment to the Hispanic community, and dedication to improving the legal profession.
Jackson Lewis • February 25, 2020
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce attorneys Craig A. Cowart (Memphis), Marla N. Presley (Pittsburgh), Vincent J. Tersigni (Cleveland) and Mark P. Tilkens (Madison) have recently been appointed as Office Managing Principals.
Littler • February 24, 2020
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has named Cheri Husney as its new Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer (CMBDO), based in the firm’s Atlanta office. Husney, a seasoned marketing executive with nearly two decades of experience across multiple industries, will be responsible for developing and overseeing Littler’s marketing and business development strategy and operations.
Littler • February 18, 2020
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, is pleased to announce that Gerlach Rechtsanwälte, a labor and employment law firm in Austria, is joining its global platform. The move follows the recent opening of Littler’s Singapore office, its first in Asia, along with its expansion into Norway last year.
Jackson Lewis • Februrary 13, 2020
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Howard Shapiro has joined the firm’s New Orleans office as a Principal. Mr. Shapiro has almost 40 years of experience in the employee benefits litigation space and is nationally recognized as one of the top ERISA litigators in the country. He joins the firm from Proskauer, where he was Co-Leader of the firm’s national ERISA Litigation practice and the Office Managing Partner in New Orleans. Mr. Shapiro will serve as Co-Leader of Jackson Lewis’ ERISA Complex Litigation Group alongside René E. Thorne.
Goldberg Segala • Februrary 10, 2020
Kristin Klein Wheaton and Christopher P. Maugans, members of the firm’s Employment and Labor and Commercial Litigation and Arbitration groups, wrote an article for Law360 discussing whether generational comments like “OK, Boomer” are actionable under age discrimination statutes in the workplace.
Jackson Lewis • February 6, 2020
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Nigel L. Wilkinson has joined the firm’s Washington, D.C. Region office as a Principal. Mr. Wilkinson focuses his practice on employment litigation and counseling, particularly in the areas of trade secret and wrongful competition litigation.
Jones Walker • February 6, 2020
Jennifer Kogos, a partner in the Labor & Employment Practice Group in the New Orleans office, was quoted in the article “How to Handle Sexual Harassment Allegations at a Law Firm: Part 1,” published by The Mid Market Report. Jennifer emphasizes the importance of law firms having sexual harassment policies and comments that the policies should empower trained and seasoned individuals to conduct thorough investigations.
Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP • January 7, 2020
IRVINE, Calif. - Jan. 7, 2020 – Acclaimed employment, labor and business immigration law firm Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP (CDF) is proud to announce the elevation of five outstanding attorneys in offices throughout California, including four new partners.
Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP • January 16, 2020
IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 16, 2020 – Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP (CDF), a California-based employment, labor and business immigration law firm, proudly announces eight of its attorneys have received the 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers® designation – the most for a single year in firm history. CDF’s 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers are name partners Dave Carothers and Tim Freudenberger and Marie DiSante, along with Todd Wulffson, Leigh Ann White, Brent Giddens, John Giovannone, and Steven Micheli.
Franczek Radelet • February 3, 2020
A recent profile of Franczek P.C. founding partner and President Jim Franczek highlights lessons learned during his 25 years as the chief labor negotiator for the City of Chicago and Chicago Public Schools. The article provides insights from Jim on key issues including teacher pay, what the media misses, and the real relationships at the bargaining table.
Littler • February 3, 2020
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has added Lawrence D. Levien in its Washington, D.C., office. Levien joins from Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, where he was a partner in the labor and employment practice.
Jackson Lewis • January 29, 2020
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, and the Disability Management Employer Coalition (DMEC), announced a new collaboration offering DMEC’s entire membership access to a complimentary, streamlined version of Jackson Lewis’ online suite of leave and accommodation tools.
Littler • January 29, 2020
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has added Jacqueline A. Mrachek as a shareholder in its Minneapolis office. Mrachek joins from Faegre Baker Daniels, where she co-led the firm’s employment litigation practice.