May 31, 2020

Faegre Drinker


2018 Go To Thought Leader Award

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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Sarah Brew Food Attorney Faegre Drinker
Partner
Sarah Brew has a national reputation for effectively defending food industry clients against labeling and class action consumer fraud claims and representing food processors, distributors...
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Daniel E. Brewer, Attorney, Drinker Biddle, Philadelphia, Commercial Litigation
Associate
Daniel E. Brewer has experience in a variety of complex commercial matters, including consumer class actions, complex business disputes, products liability, shareholder derivative actions...
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Jared B. Briant Intellectual Property Attorney Feagre Drinker Law Firm Denver
Partner
Jared Briant helps clients enforce their patent rights and defend against claims of patent, copyright and trademark infringement. An experienced intellectual property litigator, Jared has...
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Michael S. Brink Technology & Infrastructure Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Washington, D.C.
Senior Director
Michael (Mike) Brink helps public and non-profit clients improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their operations, from services to technology to infrastructure. In more than 20 years...
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Steven H. Brogan, Drinker Biddle, Insurance Compliance Lawyer, Claims Administration
Associate
Steven H. Brogan represents insurers in litigation, regulatory compliance, claims administration, and coverage matters, with particular focus on life and long-term care insurance matters....
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Jason Brost litigation lawyer Drinker Biddle
Associate
Jason R. Brost represents financial services companies in complex commercial disputes and defends consumer class actions. Jason also has represented a wide variety of businesses and...
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Dan Brown, insurance lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Dan Brown represents insurance companies, agents and brokers, and others in all aspects of the admitted, exempt, and surplus lines insurance markets in the United States. This includes...
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Emmanuel L. Brown Associate Philadelphia Litigation Product Liability Mass Tort
Associate
Emmanuel L. Brown represents a range of clients involved in litigation. He assists at various stages of legal proceedings and trial preparation, including legal research, writing motions,...
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Mark M. Brown, Drinker Biddle, Employee Benefits Attorney, Executive Compensation Lawyer,
Senior Attorney
Mark M. Brown is a senior attorney of the firm practicing with the Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Practice Group. Mark's practice involves a wide range of employee plan...
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Wilson M. Brown III, Drinker Biddle, commercial litigation lawyer, intellectual property attorney
Of Counsel
Wilson M. Brown III is one of the firm's most experienced defense attorneys and has tried some of the firm's largest and most complex cases in courts throughout the United States. His...
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Daniel Collins, White Collar Defense, Trial Attorney, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Daniel J. Collins represents companies, boards of directors, and senior executives in responding to government and regulatory inquiries, conducting internal investigations, and handling...
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Rory F. Collins Class Action Litigation Attorney Faegre Drinker
Associate
Rory Collins represents clients in complex and high-stakes litigation. He focuses on defending companies against class actions, including consumer fraud and employment misclassification...
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The Commercial Litigation Practice at Drinker Biddle focuses on complex commercial litigation. With more than 300 litigators and trial lawyers across the firm who have tried hundreds of...
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Charles Congdon, Corporate Finance Attorney, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Charles B. Congdon represents clients in a wide range of corporate finance matters. Charlie’s practice includes particular emphasis in governmental and tax-exempt finance, handling all...
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Summer Conley, Employee Benefits Attorney Drinker Biddle
Partner
Summer Conley assists clients in a variety of employee benefit areas, including qualified plan work, executive compensation, and health and welfare issues such as HIPAA, COBRA, Section 125...
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William M. Connolly, Drinker Biddle, Litigation attorney
Executive Partner
William M. Connolly is the Executive Partner responsible for the firm's litigation practices and serves as the Executive Management Team’s liaison with the firm’s financial function and CFO...
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Joseph J. Connor, Drinker Biddle, Insurance attorney
Associate
Joseph J. Connor assists the firm’s clients in resolving complex legal issues in a variety of insurance and commercial disputes. Joseph was previously a summer associate at Drinker Biddle,...
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Eileen M. Considine, Healthcare attorney, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Eileen M. Considine advises clients on strategic planning, managed care contract and rate negotiations. She has a great amount of experience addressing significant regulatory issues...
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Class actions pose exceptional challenges and threaten extraordinary liabilities. We have a long record of helping clients overcome those challenges and avoid those liabilities. We practice...
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William T. Corbett, Jr., Drinker Biddle, Insurance lawyer
Partner
William T. Corbett, Jr., head of Drinker Biddle’s Insurance Coverage Practice Group, represents insurer clients in coverage and extra-contractual liability litigation and counseling in all...
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Svetlana Lyapustina Ph.D. a pharmaceutical scientist with Drinker Biddle
Senior Director, Science, Regulation, & Policy
Svetlana Lyapustina, Ph.D. counsels individual companies and consortia comprised of industry, government and academia representatives on a wide range of topics related to medical product...
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Andrew B. Murphy Labor and Employment Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Minneapolis, MN
Partner
Andrew Murphy litigates employment cases throughout the country, defending employers in class and collective actions, including cases of nationwide scope. Employment Litigation Andrew...
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Kathleen Murphy, International trade Lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Kathleen M. Murphy counsels clients on maximizing trade benefits, making informed global procurement decisions and developing domestic and international trade compliance programs. She...
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Kenneth A. Murphy Litigation Lawyer Drinker Biddle
Partner
Kenneth A. Murphy is an experienced trial lawyer adept at handling complex civil matters. He has nearly 30 years of experience defending product liability and other tort claims, including...
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Andres Puerta Labor and Employment Attorney
Associate
Andres F. Puerta advises clients on labor and employment matters. Before joining the firm, Andres was a law clerk to the Hon. Ellen L. Koblitz, J.A.D., New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate...
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Daniel Pulliam attorney Faegre Drinker
Partner
Daniel Pulliam represents clients in federal and state investigatory matters, internal investigations, whistleblower complaints, environmental tort claims, nonprofit litigation, contract...
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Kelley Smith Corporate Lawyer Faegre Drinker
Partner
Kelley Smith helps companies—buyers and sellers alike—manage risk and resolve issues through every stage of the transaction cycle, with the goal of closing a deal that meets their strategic...
312 356 5057
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Antoinette Snodgrass, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Philadelphia, Corporate Law Attorney
Associate
Antoinette Snodgrass assists clients with various stages of legal proceedings and trial preparation by conducting legal research and drafting legal memoranda, discovery requests and...
215-988-2675
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Sean R. Somermeyer Labor & Employment Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Minneapolis, MN
Partner
Sean Somermeyer represents employers—particularly colleges and universities—both in litigation and advising on complex issues. This includes defending clients in court, conducting internal...
612-766-7485
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Mark H.M. Sosnowsky, Litigation lawyer, Drinker Biddle
Partner
Mark H. M. Sosnowsky concentrates his practice on complex litigation in federal and state courts, with a focus on white collar criminal defense, corporate investigations, health care fraud...
202-354-1327
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Sylvia Bokyung St Clair Labor & Employment Attorney Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Chicago, IL
Associate
Sylvia Bokyung St. Clair devotes her legal career to representing and counseling employers in all facets of employment law. She regularly defends companies in employment litigation,...
312-356-5029
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Sarah Lloyd Stevenson Life Sciences Policy Advisor
Director
A former policy advisor to federal government agencies and elected officials, Sarah-Lloyd Stevenson helps health and life sciences stakeholders advance policy goals before Congress and...
1 202 312 7415
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Skip Stitt Government Operations Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Washington, D.C.
Principal - Faegre Drinker Consulting
Charles “Skip” Stitt helps public sector clients drive innovation, reduce costs and improve service delivery. Skip has worked on projects in a variety of areas, including government...
202-312-7405
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John Stoddard, Business attorney, Drinker Biddle
Partner
John E. Stoddard III has advised businesses and their officers, directors and owners on a broad range of legal and business matters for over three decades. He assists private equity firms...
609-716-6504
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Kaitlyn E. Stone, litigation attorney, Drinker Biddle
Associate
Kaitlyn E. Stone represents major pharmaceutical companies in products liability cases involving prescription medications in individual cases, class actions, multidistrict litigation, and...
(973) 549-7014
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Kacey E. Stotler Health Insurance Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath Washington, D.C.
Advisor
Kacey Stotler serves the insurance industry as a public policy advocate and strategic advisor. She helps clients plan and execute government advocacy strategies, understand legislative...
202-312-7008
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William Wright, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Floorham Park, Data Management and Litigation Attorney
Senior Attorney
William A. Wright assists clients with complex business disputes, consumer class actions, and emerging e-discovery and data management issues. Bill’s litigation experience includes a broad...
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Richard A. Wulff Patent Attorney Drinker Biddle Law Firm
Associate
Richard A. Wulff is a technologist and a lawyer who has spent his legal career in-house as well as in law firms. He represents clients in both transactional and litigation matters,...
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