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Seven Seyfarth Partners Named “Nation’s Most Powerful Employment Attorneys” by Human Resource Executive and Lawdragon


Brian Kiefer
, Director of Public Relations
(312) 460-6401,

Ivette Delgado, Senior Public Relations Associate
(212) 218-5273,

CHICAGO (June 22, 2012) — Seyfarth Shaw LLP announced today the selection of five of its National Labor & Employment Department partners: Lisa Damon, Joel Kaplan, Camille Olson, Colleen Regan and Jeremy Sherman, named to the fifth annual Human Resources Executive magazine and Lawdragon Top 100 list of “The Nation’s Most Powerful Employment Attorneys.”

In addition, Seyfarth partner Marshall Babson was named to the Top 20 specialists list for Labor, and partner Angelo Paparelli was named to the Top 20 specialists list for Immigration.

Attorneys named to the lists have typically practiced for more than 20 years, amassed a series of accomplishments and have been active in labor and employment law bar associations or held leadership positions in their firm’s employment departments. All received exceptional recommendations from corporate counsel who have benefited from their representation.

Thousands of nominations were collected from a combination of Human Resource Executive subscribers and members of the Lawdragon database, and after a multi-part review process, the finalists selected are said to be “the cream of the crop,” comprising those attorneys making the greatest impact in their firms and in the profession.

Established in 1987 and published 13 times a year, Human Resource Executive magazine focuses on strategic issues in human resources, and written for an audience of key decision makers, offering news, profiles of HR professionals and innovative success stories, covering all areas of human resource management.

Lawdragon is an online media company that provides legal news and features as well as searchable database of legal professionals.

Seyfarth Shaw has over 800 attorneys located in 10 offices throughout the United States, including: Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Sacramento, San Francisco and Washington, D.C., as well as internationally in London. Seyfarth Shaw provides a broad range of legal services in the areas of labor and employment, employee benefits, litigation, corporate and real estate. The firm’s clients include over 300 of the Fortune 500 companies, and our practice reflects virtually every industry and segment of the economy. For more information, please visit