January 22, 2021

Volume XI, Number 22

Faegre Drinker

 

Faegre Drinker is a firm designed for clients, providing exceptional transactional, regulatory and litigation services to organizations ranging from emerging enterprises to multinational companies. With more than 1,300 attorneys, consultants and professionals in 22 locations across the United States, in the United Kingdom and in China, Faegre Drinker is one of the nation’s top 50 law firms. Faegre Drinker Consulting and The District Policy Group, the firm’s advisory and advocacy divisions based in Washington, D.C., provide federal public policy, lobbying and government relations services to key sectors of the economy. Additional ancillary businesses include Tritura, a technology services company that helps organizations generate value from their information, and Innovative Health Strategies, which helps hospitals save money and improve quality of services through competitively sourcing purchased services, information technology acquisition, dialysis and group purchasing arrangements.

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Contributing authors from Faegre Drinker:

Jared A. Angle Drinker Biddle Law Firm
International Trade Analyst
Jared A. Angle brings a wealth of experience in international trade policy and compliance issues, including antidumping/countervailing duty investigations, Department of Commerce...
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Joseph Argentina Jr, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Philadelphia and Wilmington, Bankruptcy Law Attorney
Associate
Joseph N. Argentina represents creditors, creditor committees, and debtors in myriad creditor-debtor contexts, including general collection matters, foreclosures, bankruptcy reorganizations...
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Katherine Armstrong, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Washington DC, Data Privacy Attorney
Counsel
Katherine E. Armstrong is counsel in the firm’s Government & Regulatory Affairs Practice Group where she focuses her practice on data privacy issues, including law enforcement...
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Sarah F. Armstrong Trusts & Estates Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Minneapolis, MN
Counsel
Sarah Armstrong helps clients manage trusts and estates issues. She represents high net worth individuals, trustees, beneficiaries and fiduciaries and philanthropists. She assists clients...
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Vijayasri G. Aryama Associate Drinker Biddle Law Firm
Associate
Vijayasri G. (“Sri”) Aryama assists clients with various aspects of legal proceedings and trial preparation, including legal research and the drafting of motions and other legal memoranda....
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Bruce Ashton, Drinker Biddle Law Firm Los Angeles, Employment Benefits Attorney
Partner
Bruce L. Ashton has more than 35 years of experience handling employee benefits matters. His practice concentrates on representing plan service providers (including RIAs, independent record...
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David O. Ault Health Care Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Washington, D.C.
Counsel
Drawing from his background in leadership positions with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Dave Ault advises health care providers and payers on the regulatory,...
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Carita Austin labor & Employment Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker Law Firm Indianapolis
Associate
Using six years of experience as a National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) field attorney, Carita Austin collaborates with employers to help them comply with state and federal employment and...
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Carolyn Bethea Corporate Attorney Drinker Biddle Law Firm
Associate
Carolyn M. Bethea advises clients at both the administrative and appellate level on a wide variety of customs and international trade matters, particularly involving antidumping and...
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Catherine H. Betts Employment-Based Immigration Attorney Faegre Drinker Washington, D.C.
Associate
Catherine Betts counsels corporate clients worldwide on employment-based immigration needs and strategies. She prepares and files employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant petitions for...
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Carrie Beyer, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Chicago, Intellectual Property Litigation Attorney
Partner
Carrie A. Beyer litigates a broad range of intellectual property cases in federal trial and appellate courts throughout the country, with a particular focus on litigation of complex and...
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Benjamin A. Blair Tax Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Indianapolis, IN
Partner
Ben Blair advocates for clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500 corporations in cases involving state and local taxes. Ben combines substantial trial and appellate experience with deep...
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Peter A. Blenkinsop DC Healthcare, Pharma, LifeSciences, Enterprise Blockchain ,Privacy, Security, Clinical Research,Government and Reg Affairs
Partner
Peter A. Blenkinsop advises clients on data privacy, research compliance, and e-health. He co-chairs the firm’s Information Privacy, Security & Governance practice. Peter represents...
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John M. Bloor, Drinker Biddle, Attorney, Insurance, Commercial Disputes
Associate
John M. Bloor represents clients in a variety of insurance and commercial disputes. John represents clients at the trial and appellate levels in state and federal courts nationwide and has...
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Jeffrey R. Blumberg Investment Management Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Chicago, IL
Partner
Jeff Blumberg is an experienced investment management lawyer who helps clients navigate regulatory, corporate governance, business and structural matters. Fund Managers Jeff counsels...
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Nate Bolin, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Washington DC, Litigation Law Attorney
Partner
Nate Bolin has significant experience advising clients in compliance, transactional, litigation, policy and regulatory matters involving U.S. export controls, U.S. International Traffic in...
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Kevin P. Boot Product Liability Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Des Moines, IA
Counsel
With nearly two decades of experience, Kevin Boot counsels food, feed and dietary supplement makers on national and international issues and regulations affecting their business. An...
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Bennett B. Borden, Drinker Biddle, Commercial Litigation Attorney
Partner
Bennett B. Borden is the firm’s chief data scientist and responsible for the firm’s data analytics strategy. Harnessing the power of data is essential for helping clients drive value in...
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Brandee L. Caswell Real Estate Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Denver, CO
Partner
Brandee Caswell leverages litigation and project management skills to resolve complex, high-value real estate disputes. Brandee leads the firm’s real estate litigation practice. Brandee...
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E. Paul Cauley, Products Liability Attorney, Drinker Biddle Law Firm
Partner
E. Paul Cauley Jr. represents companies in the automotive, consumer goods and industrial equipment industries, as well as many other businesses in a variety of high-exposure class action,...
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Terran C. Chambers Employment Attorney Faegre Drinker Law Firm Minneapolis
Associate
Terran Chambers defends employers of all sizes in all stages of employment-related litigation, from responding to demand letters and charges of discrimination to defending claims and...
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Christina Chapin, Drinker Biddle, Trial Lawyer
Associate
Christina R. Chapin assists clients with various aspects of trial preparation, including legal research and the drafting of motions and other legal memoranda. As a summer associate at...
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Jennifer G. Chawla, Drinker Biddle, Litigation attorney
Associate
Jennifer G. Chawla represents a wide range of clients in civil litigations at both the trial and appellate level. Jennifer’s experience includes a variety of complex commercial and business...
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Harry S. Cherken, Jr., Corporate lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Harry S. Cherken, Jr. represents publicly traded and closely held corporations, partnerships, investors and developers, particularly in the acquisition, construction, development, financing...
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Russell J. Chibe, Pharmaceutical Attorney, Drinker Biddle
Associate
Russell J. Chibe works on state and federal complex litigation matters at both the trial and appellate phases and has significant experience with multidistrict litigation on behalf of major...
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Elizabeth C. Christen, Product liability lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Associate
Elizabeth Christen focuses her practice on product liability, mass tort, commercial and professional negligence matters, concentrating on the defense of pharmaceutical, medical device and...
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Josephine Cicchetti Partner Drinker Biddle DC Corporate and Securities, Insurance, Privacy and Cybersecurity, Emerging Securities
Partner
Josephine Cicchetti is a corporate and securities lawyer who works extensively within the insurance industry. In addition, for the past several years, Jo’s focus has included emerging...
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William H. Clark, Jr. Corporate and Securities Attorney, Drinker Biddle
Of Counsel
William H. Clark, Jr. advises clients on matters of corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, general business law, and government affairs. Bill has significant experience drafting...
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Melissa Dillenbeck Corporate Intellectual Property Lawyer Faegre Drinker Law Firm
Counsel
Melissa Dillenbeck understands the global value of corporate brands and helps clients manage these valuable assets. As a trusted adviser to major corporations and other entities on branding...
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Jordan DiPinto, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Philadelphia, Securities and Litigation Law Attorney
Associate
Jordan DiPinto represents a range of clients involved in litigation. He assists at various stages of legal proceedings and trial preparation, including legal research, writing motions, and...
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The District Policy Group is a team of lobbyists and public policy specialists who have advanced client interests before the legislative and executive branches of government at the federal...
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Aaron T. Dobosenski Attorney Healthcare Lawyer Faegre Drinker
Associate
Aaron Dobosenski helps health care clients develop and implement systems to ensure compliance with state and federal regulations. Aaron’s expertise includes federal anti-kickback and...
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Daniel H. Dorson Labor and Employment Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath New York, NY
Associate
Daniel Dorson represents and advises employers on labor and employment issues with an emphasis on union relations and organizing. Past Experience While in law school, Daniel worked as a law...
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Kenneth Dort, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Intellectual Property and Data Security Attorney, Chicago
Partner
Kenneth K. Dort counsels clients on information technology and intellectual property law issues—specifically, software development and licensing, systems development and integration, data...
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Michael F. Doty Finance & Restructuring Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Minneapolis, MN
Partner
Mike Doty represents clients on finance and restructuring matters, focusing on corporate trust matters, bankruptcies and related litigation. In bankruptcy matters, he has represented...
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Erica K. Drew Product Liability Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Indianapolis, IN
Associate
Erica Drew represents clients through all stages of product liability and mass tort litigation. She counsels a wide range of national and international product manufacturers at various...
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Law Firm
With 650 lawyers in 11 offices nationwide, we provide clients with unparalleled service in matters ranging from billion-dollar deals to complex class actions, across a broad spectrum of...
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Tracy Drynan, Drinker Biddle, E-discovery and litigation attorney
Senior Attorney
Tracy D. Drynan has extensive experience across the E-Discovery lifecycle including, interpreting Requests for Information and Complaints to identify sources of relevant information,...
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Michelle Francois Government Contracts Attorney
Associate
Michelle Y. Francois assists clients with government contracts matters such as bid protests, claims and procurement research, and federal litigation. Michelle has significant experience...
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Jim Frederick Litigation Lawyer Faegre Drinker Law Firm
Counsel
With a sophisticated background leading litigation, Jim Frederick defends innovative life sciences companies in pharmaceutical and medical device product liability, mass tort and consumer...
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Tom C. Freeman Government Relations Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Minneapolis, MN
Director
Tom Freeman is a government relations director. With over a decade of experience in Minnesota politics, Tom has expertise on a range of issues at the Capitol, including taxes, commerce,...
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Eric M. Friedman Product Liability Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Indianapolis, IN
Associate
Eric Friedman guides clients through all stages of product liability litigation, particularly working with expert witnesses to present the science behind clients' products. By leaning on...
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Janet Fries, Drinker Biddle, Entertainment Attorney, Contract Lawyer
Of Counsel
Janet Fries has represented numerous authors, artists, collectors, estates, art organizations, musicians, producers and Internet companies in connection with issues involving contract...
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Jack Frost, Products Liability Attorney, Drinker Biddle
Counsel
Jack N. Frost, Jr. is an experienced litigator and trial attorney focusing on products, toxic tort and mass tort litigation, as well as estate/trust and business disputes across the country...
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Ryan Funk Labor Lawyer Faegre Drinker Law Firm
Associate
Ryan Funk represents and advises management on labor and employment issues in both union and non-union settings. He brings to the table eight years of experience as a field examiner and...
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Lexi Fuson Litigation Lawyer Faegre Drinker Biddle
Associate
Lexi Fuson litigates product liability cases in state and federal courts around the country, including federal multidistrict litigation (MDLs). She represents manufacturers of medical...
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Jason P. Gosselin, Commercial Litigation Lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Jason P. Gosselin is a veteran litigator and trial attorney whose national practice involves a wide range of civil litigation, including insurance coverage, commercial disputes, and...
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Sophie H. Gotlieb Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker Law Firm
Associate
Sophie Gotlieb assists clients with various aspects of legal proceedings and trial preparation, including legal research and the drafting of motions and other legal memoranda. Sophie served...
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Stephanie Gournis, labor and employment lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Stephanie Dodge Gournis is engaged exclusively in the representation of management in all aspects of traditional labor and employment matters. She regularly represents employers in...
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Sandra Dawn Grannum, Finance, Securities Lawyer, Drinker Biddle Law Firm
Partner
Sandra Dawn Grannum concentrates her practice on securities, broker/dealer arbitration, litigation, mediation and regulatory defense. Sandy has tried complex multimillion-dollar...
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Thomas Gray Tax Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath New York, NY
Partner
Thomas Gray advises clients on the tax aspects of corporate and partnership transactions including mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, restructuring, spin-offs and equity and debt...
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Kellilyn Greco, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Investment Management Attorney
Associate
Kellilyn Greco counsels clients in the investment management industry, including investment companies and investment advisers. She has prepared registration statements and has handled other...
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Ariel Greenstein, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Securities Transactions Attorney
Associate
Ariel Greenstein concentrates her practice on securities transactions, ongoing compliance under U.S. securities laws, corporate governance and general corporate representations. Ariel has...
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Teresa Griffin Product Liability Lawyer Faegre Drinker Law Firm
Partner
Teresa Griffin is a commercial and trial litigator defending clients in product liability and mass tort litigation, advising clients in commercial shareholder disputes, and handling complex...
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Kevin P. Griffith Corporate Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Indianapolis, IN
Partner
Kevin Griffith represents insurance companies, agents, brokers, third party administrators and others in transactional, corporate and regulatory matters. Kevin is a former insurance agent...
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Barry Gross, Corporate Investments Attorney, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Barry Gross, a former federal prosecutor, is a partner in the firm’s White Collar Crime and Corporate Investigation Practice Group. He is regularly engaged to represent individuals and...
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The Lobbying & Advocacy team is composed of lawyers and government relations professionals who have extensive experience advancing client interests before the legislative and executive...
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Kelley Hearne, healthcare lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Kelley Taylor Hearne focuses her practice on strategic transactions for clients in the health care industry such as hospitals, health systems, physician groups and specialty care providers...
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Douglass Heffner, International trade lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Douglas J. Heffner litigates customs and international trade matters including antidumping duty, countervailing duty and safeguard cases. He represents foreign companies in Canada, Europe,...
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Jamie L. Helman Securities lawyer Drinker Biddle
Senior Attorney
Jamie L. Helman concentrates her practice on securities, broker-dealer arbitration, litigation, mediation, employment matters, and regulatory defense. She has experience first-chairing...
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Caroline Henry Associate Corporate Group Mergers & Acquisitions
Associate
Caroline Henry* represents public and private clients in a variety of corporate and securities matters. Her experience includes public company reporting and compliance, mergers and...
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Caroline R. Herion Health Care Transactions Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Chicago, IL
Associate
Caroline Herion advises clients on regulatory and compliance issues related to healthcare transactions. She has also assisted with pharmaceutical product liability cases and prepared...
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Mary E. Hershewe Product Liability Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Denver, CO
Associate
Mary Hershewe solves clients’ product liability litigation challenges. Prior to joining the firm, Mary was an associate at Armstrong Teasdale, where she managed all aspects of cases and...
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Ever M. Hess Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Florham Park, NJ
Associate
Ever Hess assists clients with various aspects of legal proceedings and trial preparation, including legal research and the drafting of motions and other legal memoranda. Ever clerked for...
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Katie Hickey Health Care Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Philadelphia, PA
Associate
Mary Katherine (Katie) Hickey represents health care industry clients in a range of corporate, regulatory and transactional matters. Previous Experience Prior to joining the firm, Katie...
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Alicia Hickok, Litigation lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
D. Alicia Hickok regularly works across practice groups, because appellate strategies are not limited to litigation. In doing so, she draws often on her pre-law economic antitrust research...
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Jeffrey P. Justman Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Minneapolis, MN
Partner
Jeff Justman is a legal strategist and advocate who represents clients in shareholder lawsuits, securities litigation, and appellate matters in state and federal courts across the country....
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Brandon W. Kirkham Public Policy Strategy & Government Advocacy Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Washington, D.C
Principal - Faegre Drinker Consulting
Brandon Kirkham helps clients advance their agendas through integrated public policy strategy and government advocacy. Drawing from two decades at the intersection of highly regulated...
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Susan W. Kline Labor & Employment Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker Law Firm Indianapolis
Partner
A former human resources function leader and employment litigator with trial experience, Susan Kline is dedicated to helping employers take practical, effective and balanced action in HR...
Charles F. Knapp Employment Lawyer Faegre Drinker
Partner
Chuck Knapp is a nationally recognized litigator who represents employers in employment-related litigation matters throughout the country. Chuck is tenacious, proactive and responsive in...
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Elliot T. Ko Product Liability Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Minneapolis, MN
Associate
Elliot Ko represents food and medical device companies in multi-district and class-action lawsuits around the country. His goal is to make his clients’ lives easier by doing the work...
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Stephanie A. Koltookian Product Liability Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Des Moines, IA
Associate
Stephanie Koltookian advises and defends clients during product liability and professional malpractice litigation. With both trial and appellate experience, Stephanie is a key member of...
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Christine Kong Faegrev Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Tax and Labor and Employment Attorney
Partner
Christine M. Kong is a partner in the firm’s Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Practice Group.  Chris’s practice focuses on three areas of employee benefits for public and...
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Lynn M. Kornfeld Environmental Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Denver, CO
Partner
Lynn Kornfeld partners with commercial and industrial clients on environmental transactional and compliance matters as well as corporate and real estate transactions. Environmental...
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Steven Kortanek, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Business Restructuring and Bankruptcy Attorney
Partner
Steven K. Kortanek provides creative and efficient solutions to clients in the business restructuring and bankruptcy arena, with a blend of negotiation and trial skills well-suited to help...
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Scott M. Kosnoff Regulatory, Transactional & Public Policy Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Indianapolis, IN
Partner
Scott Kosnoff loves his job. He’s a top-notch regulatory, transactional and public policy lawyer who has been making the world a safer place for clients for more than 30 years. Scott...
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Associate
Elizabeth Koster performs simple to complex estate planning. She joined the firm after a career as a senior trust administrator and vice president for multinational banking institutions....
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Sara Lewenstein labor & employment attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Law Firm Minneapolis
Associate
Sara Lewenstein solves clients’ labor and employment challenges. Before joining the Faegre Drinker, Biddle & Reath law firm, Sara served as a law clerk for the University of Minnesota...
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Joanne Lewers, Antitrust lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Joanne C. Lewers is a litigation partner and member of the Antitrust Practice Group. In addition to advising on antitrust matters, she works on consumer protection and other complex cases....
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Maria Lewis, Litigation lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Counsel
Maria L. H. Lewis is a litigator who has handled numerous employment and commercial litigation lawsuits. She also counsels her clients on issues in the workplace, including discrimination...
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Drinker Biddle's Life Sciences Group is built from our interdisciplinary practice groups, and compromised of attorneys who have experience, knowledge, and insights about navigating the fast...
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Gordon K. Lin, Ph.D., Patent Agent, Drinker Biddle Law Firm
Patent Agent
Gordon K. Lin supports the full patent cycle, from preparing and prosecuting patent applications for new technologies to assisting in patent litigation proceedings. His background in...
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Joshua Lindauer, Investment attorney, Drinker Biddle
Associate
Joshua M. Lindauer counsels a variety of clients in the investment management industry, including investment advisers and investment companies. He has advised on the formation, governance,...
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Stacie L. Linguist Commercial Litigation & Government Contracts Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Minneapolis, MN
Associate
Stacie Linguist represents clients in commercial litigation and government contracts matters. Stacie helps clients resolve business disputes, obtain government contracts and respond to...
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Counsel
Ted Lis entered the practice of law after nearly a decade as a chemical engineer for a major American chemical company, and is a senior member of the American Institute of Chemical...
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Our nationally recognized Litigation practices comprise more than 300 attorneys nationwide. We are trusted to serve as lead national litigation counsel to prominent global companies in...
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Gloria Liu,Investment attorney, Drinker Biddle
Associate
Gloria Y. Liu counsels clients in the investment management industry, including investment companies and investment advisers. She has prepared registration statements and has handled...
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Jill L. McCrory Attorney Litigation Lawyer Faegre Drinker
Counsel
Jill McCrory is an experienced nurse and attorney who partners with health care and life sciences companies to navigate legal, regulatory, compliance and operational challenges. Jill has...
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Benjamin D. McCulloch, Investments attorney, Drinker Biddle
Associate
Benjamin D. McCulloch represents U.S. registered funds, their investment advisers and their boards of directors/trustees regarding issues related to the Investment Company Act of 1940,...
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Kip S.M. McDonald Product Liability Lawyer Faegre Drinker Law Firm
Partner
Kip McDonald defends and counsels clients in product liability, multidistrict and mass tort litigation matters nationwide. He collaborates with clients to develop defense strategies and...
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Brendan P. McHugh, Drinker Biddle, Litigation, commercial lawyer
Associate
Brendan P. McHugh represents clients in civil litigation in federal and state court and in arbitrations involving commercial matters. He also counsels clients on potential litigation....
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Traci T. McKee Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker
Counsel
As a product liability litigator, Traci McKee defends medical devices that save lives and consumer products that enhance lives. She represents product manufacturers in complex, high stakes...
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Kaitlin McKenzie-Fiumara, tax lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Counsel
Kaitlin A. McKenzie-Fiumara consults with clients on state and local taxes, and escheat/unclaimed property issues. She assists clients across many industries with respect to audits, appeals...
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Elizabeth Leigh McLachlan, Drinker Biddle, Unclaimed Property Lawyer, viatical settlements attorney
Associate
Elizabeth Leigh McLachlan represents the Delaware Secretary of State in administering the State of Delaware’s Voluntary Disclosure Agreement Program, which was created in 2012 as an...
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Emanuel McMiller Global Litigation Lawyer Faegre Drinker Law Firm
Associate
Emanuel (Manny) McMiller helps companies resolve and manage disputes in litigation, partnering with clients’ to achieve their business goals and avoid business disruption. Honing his skills...
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Matthew Meltzer Lawyer Drinker Biddle Philadelphia
Associate
Matthew J. Meltzer is an attorney who works with businesses on federal, state and local tax matters. He regularly assists both buyers and sellers in planning for the tax aspects of...
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Melissa Merk, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Products Liability Lawyer
Partner
Melissa A. Merk (formerly Melissa A. Graff) represents pharmaceutical and medical device companies in complex civil litigation with an emphasis on products liability defense. Melissa has...
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Mark Phillips, healthcare lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Counsel
Mark W. Phillips counsels and advises health care industry clients on complex contract negotiations and strategic affiliations. With more than 15 years’ experience in the health care...
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Christian Piccolo, Commercial Lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Associate
Christian E. Piccolo represents clients in a variety of complex commercial matters involving alleged false claims act violations, consumer protection claims, contract disputes, and products...
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Brian Pickard, Environmental compliance lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Associate
Brian C. Pickard represents a variety of clients in complex federal and state environmental disputes and provides broad environmental regulatory compliance counseling. He also handles...
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Clay Pierce, Litigation lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Clay J. Pierce handles high-stakes litigation and arbitration matters in jurisdictions throughout the United States. He represents a broad array of clients – from Fortune 100 companies in...
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Kristin Jones Pierre Labor & Employment Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Minneapolis, MN
Partner
Kristin Jones Pierre advises management nationwide on complex workplace matters, including identifying long-term strategies and best practices to reduce employment-related legal risks while...
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David W. Porteous Corporate Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Chicago, IL
Partner
David Porteous routinely counsels clients in the investment management, broker-dealer and financial services industries on regulatory matters including examinations, investigations and...
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Andrew Porter Litigation lawyer Drinker Biddle
Partner
Andrew C. Porter is a trial lawyer who takes a high-energy approach to all of his cases and defends his clients aggressively. Andrew is a member of Drinker Biddle’s White Collar Defense and...
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Jeremiah Posedel, Privacy & Data Security lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Associate
Jeremiah Posedel assists clients in two distinct but overlapping domains: (i) information technology transactions and (ii) information privacy and security. First, Jeremiah advises on and...
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Sara Manske Powell Insurance Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Indianapolis, IN
Partner
Sara Powell advises clients on international and U.S. domestic insurance matters. In particular, she counsels insurers, HMOs and regulators on corporate, transactional and regulatory...
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Antonio Pozos, Litigation lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Antonio M. Pozos represents clients in criminal litigation, internal investigations, government investigations, and related civil proceedings, with a particular emphasis on the health care...
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Daniel Rotko, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Insurance Litigator
Associate
Daniel B. Rotko assists his clients in conducting legal research and drafting legal memoranda in various contexts of insurance litigation. During law school, Daniel served as a Judicial...
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Matthew J. Rubin Health Care Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Washington, D.C.
Director
Matt Rubin assists clients across various sectors of the health care industry on strategic engagements, state and federal government relations, and public policy development and...
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Kimberly Rubel, Securities lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Kimberly K. Rubel advises clients on securities and capital raising transactions, as well as a wide range of public company, board and committee matters. She is a firm managing partner and...
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William Rucker, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, International Trade and Customs Specialist
Partner
William R. “Randy” Rucker assists clients with all aspects of U.S. Customs law, including the classification and valuation of merchandise, country of origin and marking determinations,...
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Frances Ryan, Financial Investments lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Senior Attorney
Frances V. Ryan manages mutual funds in all day-to-day areas. She gives advice regarding complex issues arising under the Investment Company Act of 1940, other federal securities laws, and...
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Rachel Ryan, Healthcare lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Rachel Ryan counsels health care systems, hospitals, physicians and physician practices on regulatory, compliance and transactional matters. She assists her clients in developing the proper...
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Gregg Settembrino, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Florham Park, Labor and Employment Law Attorney
Associate
Gregg Settembrino represents clients in a wide variety of labor and employment-related disputes concerning issues such as discrimination, harassment, retaliation and breach of contract. He...
973-549-7024
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Emily L. Seymore Commercial Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Chicago, IL
Associate
Emily Seymore advises clients through a variety of commercial litigation matters. She also handles regulatory counseling and white-collar criminal defense, including individual officer/...
312-356-5132
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Anand Raj Shah, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Cybersecurity Attorney
Associate
Anand Raj Shah counsels clients on issues relating to cybersecurity, information governance, privacy, eDiscovery and data analytics. He assists clients in proactively evaluating and...
202-230-5190
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Abe Jentry Shanehsaz Trademark Lawyer Faegre Drinker
Associate
Abe Shanehsaz advises clients on all aspects of U.S. and international trademark, copyright, social media, internet and technology, and e-commerce matters. He advises companies ranging from...
317 237 1029
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David Shechtman, tax lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Of Counsel
David Shechtman assists clients with a wide range of federal, state and local tax matters, including tax aspects of mergers, acquisitions and recapitalizations; S corporations and...
215-988-1167
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Amanda L. Shelby Labor & Employment Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Indianapolis, IN
Partner
Amanda Shelby is an advocate and advisor for employers. She partners with them inside and outside the courtroom on litigation, risk management, compliance issues and other employment-...
317-237-1377
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Partner
Kristin Ann Shepard focuses on the defense of insurance companies and other financial institution clients in high-stakes litigation in state and federal trial and appellate courts. She has...
202-230-5232
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Jessie Shields trial lawyer Drinker Biddle
Associate
Jessie D. Shields assists clients with various stages of legal proceedings and trial preparation by conducting legal research and drafting legal memoranda, discovery requests and responses...
(215) 988-2589
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Rajan Shori Real Estate Lawyer Faegre Drinker
Counsel
Rajan Shori draws from nearly two decades of real estate experience to help clients advance business objectives in commercial real estate transactions, acquisitions and financings.  Real...
+44 (0) 20 7450 4583
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Brianna Silverstein, Patent Lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Associate
Brianna Forbes Silverstein participates in all areas of patent litigation, including pre-filing investigation, drafting initial pleadings, drafting and responding to written discovery,...
202-230-5136
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Mary Will Ethics and Compliance Faegre Drinker Law Firm
Partner
Mary Will is professional responsibility counsel to Faegre Baker Daniels. In that capacity, she advises Faegre Baker Daniels and its lawyers regarding conflicts of interest, ethics and...
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Chris Williams Litigation Attorney Drinker Biddle
Associate
Christopher R. Williams handles litigation and counseling matters on behalf of employers in the construction, mining, education, health care, hospitality, nonprofit and retail sectors. He...
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David Williams, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Chicago, Investment Law Attorney
Partner
David L. Williams represents and counsels a variety of clients in the investment management industry. He prepares registration and proxy statements and handles various securities filings...
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Jane Dall Wilson Litigation Lawyer Faegre Drinker
Partner
Jane is a multifaceted business litigator and appellate advocate. She helps clients navigate their most difficult legal problems. Trial and Appellate Litigation Experience Jane represents...
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Sara Hansen Wilson, Drinker Biddle, Commercial Real Estate Financing Lawyer, Lease Acquisitions Attorney
Partner
Sara Hansen Wilson advises her clients on matters involving leasing, acquisitions and dispositions and financing commercial real estate properties. She provides practical, goal-oriented...
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M. Joseph Winebrenner Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker
Partner
Joe Winebrenner is a product liability defense lawyer who defends individual, mass tort and class action litigation matters. Joe specializes in dispositive motion practice, including...
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Jesse Witten, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Washington DC, Healthcare and Litigation Attorney
Partner
Jesse A. Witten defends health care providers, pharmaceutical manufactures and other clients in the health industry against fraud and abuse matters in government investigations and...
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Kate M. Wittlake Associate San Francisco Litigation products Liability Mass Tort
Associate
Kate M. Wittlake has experience with a broad range of complex commercial litigation issues and health care law. Prior to joining the firm, Kate was an associate practicing health care and...
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Michael T. Wiwchar Patent Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Denver, CO
Associate
Michael Wiwchar helps clients protect and profit from their innovations. He prepares and prosecutes patent applications and advises clients on patent strategy, portfolio management, and...
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Nicole Wixted, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Philadelphia, Insurance and Litigation Law Attorney
Associate
Nicole C. Wixted represents clients in litigation matters in state and federal trial courts nationwide. Nicole advises and represents life insurers, property & casualty insurers, and...
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