A. Michael Weber

Michael Weber provides 24/7 service and pragmatic advice to clients – managers, human resources professionals and in-house employment counsel. He assists clients with human resources issues, including decisions concerning hiring, firing, promotions, compensation, and leaves. As a highly-experienced employment law trial lawyer, Michael has successfully defended clients in scores of individual, class and collective actions; … Read more

Eric L. Yaffe

Eric Yaffe represents corporations and individuals in high stakes litigation and investigations across the country. He focuses his practice on white collar and government investigations, complex civil litigation, and franchise litigation. In connection with white collar matters, Eric represents companies and individuals in health care fraud, financial fraud, government contract fraud, obstruction of justice, Foreign … Read more

Kenneth J. Yerkes

Chair of the firm’s Labor and Employment Department for two decades, and recently named to The National Law Journal’s inaugural Employment Trailblazer’s list, Ken Yerkes has spent over 35 years successfully fighting for his clients’ rights and business objectives at the bargaining table, in arbitration and federal and state court, as well as in plants … Read more

Carmine R. Zarlenga

Carmine Zarlenga is a seasoned advocate who has handled a wide variety of complex antitrust, commercial litigation and intellectual property matters. During a career of over 25 years, he has appeared in over 50 different state and federal courts across the United States on behalf of some of the largest national and international companies in … Read more

Jeffrey T. Thomas

Jeffrey T. Thomas, a partner in the Orange County office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, joined the firm in 1983. A member of the firm’s Litigation Department and its IP and Antitrust and Competition Practice Groups, Mr. Thomas has extensive experience in intellectual property, antitrust, unfair competition and general commercial litigation. Mr. Thomas, a … Read more

Elizabeth S. Torkelsen

ELIZABETH S. TORKELSEN is an Associate in the Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice, in the Stamford office of Epstein Becker Green. In 2020, corporate counsel named Ms. Torkelsen to the BTI Client Service All-Stars list.

Ross O. Silverman

Ross Silverman represents some of the nation’s top insurance companies in reducing their exposure to, and recovering money paid as a result of, fraudulent insurance claims, with a particular focus on health care fraud. He is one of more than a dozen former federal prosecutors in the firm’s white-collar defense practice and leads Katten’s insurance … Read more

Randi W. Singer

Ms. Singer has been repeatedly recognized as a leading intellectual property and media & entertainment lawyer by legal industry publications. In 2020, she again was recognized as a leading trademark litigator by World Trademark Review’s WTR1000, which called her a “professional firefighter who has a talent for making problems go away quickly,” and by Legal … Read more

James D. Smeallie

James D. Smeallie is a partner in the Boston office of Holland & Knight, concentrating his practice on business litigation with particular emphasis in litigation involving education, employment, professional liability, intellectual property and unfair competition. Mr. Smeallie has served in firm leadership positions as executive partner of the Boston office, chair of the Education Team, … Read more

Diane P. Sullivan

Ms. Sullivan is a nationally recognized trial attorney. In 2012, The American Lawyer featured her in its “Litigator of the Year” edition, noting that she “isn’t a hired gun; she’s more like a hired bazooka repeatedly parachuting into high-stakes cases leading up to trial and securing victories.” In three different years, 2007, 2017 and 2019, … Read more