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Seyfarth Promotes 18 as Partners


CHICAGO (January 23, 2017) — Seyfarth Shaw LLP is pleased to announce today the promotion of 18 of the firm’s lawyers to partners across nine offices and five practice departments, effective January 1, 2017. 
“The firm is proud to elevate these outstanding lawyers to the partner level across our national platform,” said Peter Miller, Seyfarth’s chairman and managing partner. “This year’s class also exemplifies the firm’s committed focus on providing a workplace conducive to increasing diversity at all levels.”
Notably, half of the 2017 class identify as female, ethnically diverse, or LGBT. Seyfarth’s diversity efforts include an extensive network of national and local Diversity Action Teams which comprise attorneys and staff members from all offices.
The following have been promoted to partner:
Cleve Glenn - Houston
Colleen Gomos - Chicago
Employee Benefits
Jennifer Neilsson - Chicago
Labor & Employment
Candace Bertoldi - Los Angeles
Nicole Bolson Baarts - San Francisco
Anthony Califano - Boston
Justin Curley - San Francisco
John Egan - New York
Kate Mendez - Chicago
Jamie Pollaci - Los Angeles
Kevin Young - Atlanta
Marcus Mintz - Chicago
Patrick Muffo - Chicago
Jason Priebe - Chicago
Jason Smith - Washington, D.C.
Real Estate
Tim Farahnik - Los Angeles
Tamaron Houston - Atlanta
Theodore Woodward - Atlanta
About Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Seyfarth Shaw has more than 850 attorneys and provides a broad range of legal services in the areas of labor and employment, employee benefits, litigation, corporate and real estate. With offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Melbourne, New York, Sacramento, San Francisco, Shanghai, Sydney and Washington, D.C., Seyfarth’s clients include over 300 of the Fortune 500 companies and reflect virtually every industry and segment of the economy. A recognized leader in delivering value and innovation for legal services, Seyfarth’s acclaimed SeyfarthLean® client service model has earned numerous accolades from a variety of highly respected third parties, including industry associations, consulting firms and media. For more information, please visit
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