ALBANY, NY (October 1, 2019) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Greg Riolo has been appointed Albany Office Managing Principal. Mr. Riolo, who has been with Jackson Lewis since 1997 and served as the Albany Office Litigation Manager from 2008 through 2016, concentrates his practice on employment-related litigation and counseling.
“Greg has played an instrumental part in the growth and profitability of the firm’s Albany office for many years,” said firm Co-Chairs William J. Anthony and Kevin G. Lauri. “He is well-known in the Albany business community and we are confident he will continue to be an excellent ambassador for the firm in his new position.”
Mr. Riolo has litigated cases before state and federal courts and various administrative agencies on behalf of management, including claims of employment discrimination, harassment, civil rights, breach of contract, whistleblower, wage-hour and employee benefits. He also has appellate experience in the Appellate Division for the State of New York, the New York State Court of Appeals, and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Riolo also counsels employers on employment law matters and the development and implementation of preventive employment practices.
Jackson Lewis’ Albany office has recently seen an increase in matters involving single-plaintiff and class litigation, employee benefits work, and health law matters. Additionally, the office was recognized as one of the best places to work in Albany by Times Union, earning the “Top Workplaces” award in 2019 and 2018.
Mr. Riolo earned his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School and his B.S. from Lehigh University.
The firm’s Albany office can be reached at (518) 512-8700.
About Jackson Lewis
Jackson Lewis P.C. is a law firm with more than 900 attorneys in major cities nationwide serving clients across a wide range of practices and industries. Having built its reputation on providing workplace law representation to management, the firm has grown to include practices in the areas of government relations, healthcare and sports law. Named the "Innovative Law Firm of the Year" by the International Legal Technology Association, the firm’s commitment to client service draws clients to Jackson Lewis for excellent value-driven legal advice.
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