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WHITE PLAINS, NY (May 26, 2017) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the firm and 68 of its attorneys have been recognized in the 2017 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, a prestigious annual guide ranking the leading law firms in the U.S.

The firm was honored nationwide and in numerous regions throughout the country. Jackson Lewis’ Connecticut, Maryland, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire and South Carolina offices earned Band 1 distinctions, the highest rating attainable by the directory.

Chambers USA ranks the top firms and lawyers across the country in a variety of practice areas, including Labor & Employment, on the basis of written submissions, in-depth attorney and client interviews, and its own database resources.  The rankings reflect achievements in work performed, strategic growth, excellence in client service and contributions to the legal profession.

Jackson Lewis attorneys designated as “Leaders in Their Field” for 2017 are:

Gil Abramson (Maryland)

Stephanie L. Adler-Paindiris (Florida)    

Brooks R. Amiot (Maryland)

Martin W. Aron (New Jersey)         

Tammy L. Baker (Alabama)           

John K. Bennett (New Jersey)      

Kelvin C. Berens (Nebraska)

David Block (Florida)

Victoria Woodin Chavey (Connecticut)    

Brian Christensen (Kansas)

Holly Cini (Connecticut)     

Vincent A. Cino (New Jersey)

Thomas M. Closson (New Hampshire)   

Richard S. Cohen (Arizona)

Thomas A. Davis (Alabama)

 Paul DeCamp (Virginia)

Joseph S. Dreesen (Nebraska)

Debra Weiss Ford (New Hampshire)       

Beverly W. Garofalo (Connecticut)

Amy J. Gittler (Arizona)      

David L. Gordon (Georgia)

Michael A. Griffin (Washington)    

Richard J. Hafets (Maryland)         

Patricia L. Holland (North Carolina)         

Christopher Hoyme (Nebraska)    

Danny W. Jarrett (New Mexico)    

Maurice Jenkins (Michigan)          

C. Shawn Kee (Utah)         

Jeffrey B. Keiper (Ohio)      

Lee Lastovich (Minnesota)

Stephanie Lewis (South Carolina)           

Randal Limbeck (Nebraska)

Ralph C. Losey (Florida)

Timothy D. Loudon (Nebraska)

Ellison McCoy (South Carolina)   

Jane McFetridge (Illinois)

Emmett F. McGee Jr. (Maryland)   

Shannon L. Miller (Alabama)        

Gary Moss (Nevada)           

Maggie Murphy (Texas)      

David Nagle (Virginia)        

Joy M. Napier-Joyce (Maryland)   

Scott Oborne (Oregon)

Nancy E. Oliver (New Hampshire)           

Michael Padgett (Indiana)  

Christopher T. Patrick (Colorado) 

Amy Peck (Nebraska and Nationwide Immigration)      

Andrew Pickett (Massachusetts)  

Laura Pierson-Scheinberg (Maryland)    

Chad P. Richter (Nebraska)           

Sarah J. Ryan (Oregon)

Andreas N. Satterfield Jr. (South Carolina)

Jeffrey A. “Jake” Schwartz (Georgia)

Daniel P. Schwarz (New Hampshire)      

Larry Seegull (Maryland)   

Charles Seemann III (Louisiana)  

Mickey Silberman (Colorado)       

Stephen Silvestri (Maryland)         

James Stone (Ohio)

Margaret Strange (Connecticut)    

Rick Sutherland (Utah)

René Thorne (Louisiana)

Jeffrey Toppel (Arizona)

Paul Trimmer (Nevada)      

Martha Van Oot (New Hampshire)

Richard F. Vitarelli (Connecticut)  

Donald C. Works III (Florida)         

Elayna J. Youchah (Nevada)


About Jackson Lewis

Jackson Lewis P.C. is a law firm with more than 800 attorneys in major cities nationwide serving clients across a wide range of practices and industries.  Having built its reputation on providing premier workplace law representation to management, the firm has grown to include leading practices in the areas of government relations, health care and sports law. The firm’s commitment to client service, depth of expertise and innovation draws clients to Jackson Lewis for excellent value-driven legal advice.

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