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Jackson Lewis Adds Depth in Pittsburgh With Addition of Dean Falavolito

Jackson Lewis Adds Depth in Pittsburgh With Addition of Dean Falavolito

PITTSBURGH, PA (August 9, 2016) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Dean Falavolito has joined the firm’s Pittsburgh office as a Principal.  Mr. Falavolito joins Jackson Lewis from Margolis Edelstein, where he was a Partner.

“Dean’s courtroom experience is the perfect fit for our group in Pittsburgh,” said Douglas G. Smith, Office Managing Principal in Pittsburgh.  “He is well-known and respected in the region and adds a great amount of depth and talent to our group of highly skilled litigators.  We are thrilled to welcome him to our team.”

Mr. Falavolito focuses his practice on representing businesses and nonprofit organizations in matters relating to employment law.  He regularly represents employers in disputes involving harassment, discrimination, retaliation, disability, wrongful discharge, wage and overtime claims, and non-compete agreements. He also represents management in collective bargaining negotiations, union organization issues and National Labor Relations Board proceedings. Mr. Falavolito frequently counsels clients on employment policies designed to minimize exposure to litigation.

Mr. Falavolito regularly appears in federal and state courts throughout Pennsylvania and West Virginia, as well as before the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission. He recently obtained a unanimous defense verdict from a jury in an age discrimination case in Federal Court in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Mr. Falavolito, who is AV-rated by Martindale Hubbell, received his B.A. from Summit University and his J.D. from Duquesne University.

Jackson Lewis’ Pittsburgh office can be reached at (412) 232-0404.



About Jackson Lewis

Founded in 1958, Jackson Lewis is dedicated to representing management exclusively in workplace law. With 800 attorneys practicing in major locations throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico, Jackson Lewis is included in the AmLaw 100 and Global 100 rankings of law firms. The firm’s wide range of practice areas provides the resources to address every aspect of the employer/employee relationship.

Jackson Lewis is a leader in educating employers about the laws of equal opportunity and, as a firm, understands the importance of having a workforce that reflects the various communities it serves.

Jackson Lewis is a founding member of L&E Global Employers’ Counsel Worldwide, an alliance of premier employment law firms in Europe, North and South America and the Asia Pacific Region.

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