Ogletree Deakins • September 18, 2018
Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that the firm has launched a Manufacturing Practice Group to merge its expansive experience representing and partnering with the manufacturing industry in all aspects of labor and employment law. The Manufacturing Practice Group is co-chaired by Milwaukee shareholder Bud Bobber and Denver shareholder Robin Repass, who both possess years of experience working in and with manufacturers.
Goldberg Segalla • September 13, 2018
Thirty-four attorneys resident in Goldberg Segalla’s Garden City, New York City, and White Plains offices have been listed in the 2018 New York Metro edition of Super Lawyers. The range of practices these attorneys represent — including Global Insurance Services, Management and Professional Liability, White Collar Criminal Defense, Environmental, Commercial Litigation, General Liability, Workers’ Compensation, Employment and Labor, Product Liability, Construction, and Appellate — highlights the breadth and depth of Goldberg Segalla’s capabilities across the region.
Littler • September 11, 2018
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, is pleased to announce that Reliance, a leading Belgian labor and employment law boutique with 20 lawyers, is joining its global platform. The expansion brings Littler’s presence in Europe to six countries, while adding an outpost in Brussels, home of the European Union headquarters.
Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP • August 28, 2018
IRVINE, Calif., August 28, 2018 – As it approaches the quarter-century mark in protecting California employers in employment, labor and immigration law, Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP (CDF) proudly announces wide-ranging recognition from Best Lawyers in America© and U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”
In addition, CDF Founding Partner Tim Freudenberger is the recipient of the 2019 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” in Class Action Defense, Orange County, California. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this accolade particularly remarkable.
CDF is also ranked as a Tier 1 law firm in the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list for its Class Action Defense Practice in Orange County, California. Firms included in the “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.
Jackson Lewis • September 6, 2018
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce it has been featured as a firm that is “Best in Innovation” by the BTI Consulting Company in the company’s inaugural edition of BTI Legal Innovation and Technology Outlook 2019: Clients Rank Their Needs and Law Firm Performance.
Littler • September 6, 2018
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been named among the 52 top firms for legal innovation by BTI Consulting. In the inaugural report, BTI Legal Innovation and Technology Outlook 2019, law firms were ranked for their innovation and technology prowess – based solely on client input. In addition to being ranked as a BTI Innovation Champion, Littler was also listed among the top BTI Client Experience Innovators based on superior client experience.
Fisher Phillips • September 6, 2018
Attorneys Rich Meneghello and Melissa Osipoff authored an article for Law360 to help attorneys understand New York’s new regulations for riding-sharing companies. In the article, the attorneys make the case that the new wage requirements and license caps could stymie gig economy growth in the region and have the potential to serve as a model for other areas of the country – and may not necessarily be limited to ride-sharing businesses.
Franczek Radelet P.C. • September 6, 2018
James C. Franczek, Jr. and David P. Radelet were recognized as two of the top labor and employment attorneys in Illinois by Leading Lawyers in its August 2018 Business Edition.
Ogletree Deakins • September 6, 2018
Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that the firm been named a BTI Innovation Champion in BTI Consulting Group’s 2019 Legal Innovation and Technology Outlook report. Out of 338 firms included in the report, Ogletree Deakins was listed as the eighth most innovative law firm.
Ogletree Deakins • September 6, 2018
Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that the firm’s Mexico City office, office managing partner, Pietro Straulino-Rodriguez, and associate Stefano Sandoval Malori have been recommended in the labour and employment category in The Legal 500 Latin America 2018. The Legal 500 Latin America is an authoritative guide to Latin America’s leading law firms and individuals who are selected solely on merit. The annual referral guide provides a detailed qualitative review of more than 600 commercial law firms across 18 key jurisdictions in the region across all relevant practice areas. For the 2018 edition, researchers reviewed the strengths and capabilities of law firms across Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela.
Ogletree Deakins • September 6, 2018
Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that Kimya Johnson will join the firm’s Philadelphia office as Senior Counsel and Co-Chair of the firm’s national diversity and inclusion practice. In this role, Johnson will co-lead a practice group that helps clients strategize, communicate, build, and implement effective and legally compliant diversity, inclusion, and employee engagement programs and initiatives.
Jackson Lewis • August 28, 2018
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Suzanne G. Odom has joined the firm’s Greenville office as a Principal. Ms. Odom joins the firm from Nexsen Pruet, where she focused her practice on ERISA, employee benefits and executive compensation.
Littler • August 21, 2018
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, is pleased to announce that attorneys in its Canada and Puerto Rico offices have been included in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada©and The Best Lawyers in Puerto Rico©. Partners Barry Kuretzky and George Vassos were recognized in Canada, and Capital Members Mariela Rexach and Carl Schuster were recognized in Puerto Rico. Additionally, Schuster was named Best Lawyers 2019 Labor and Employment Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Puerto Rico.
Ogletree Deakins • August 21, 2018
Ogletree Deakins (Ogletree Deakins), one of the largest labour and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that two attorneys from the firm’s Toronto office have been listed in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2019. The attorneys on the 2019 list were selected based on an exhaustive peer-review survey that examines the professional abilities, current practice, and experience of each lawyer.
Littler • August 20, 2018
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, is pleased to announce that James A. Paretti Jr. has joined the firm as a shareholder in the Washington, D.C., office. Previously, Paretti was the Chief of Staff and Senior Counsel to Acting Chair Victoria A. Lipnic at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).