We are 725+ lawyers serving clients from 13 offices located in the Americas, Europe and Asia. The world’s leading organizations choose us to be their representatives in their most critical situations. Proskauer has one of the largest and strongest Labor & Employment Law Departments and has handled virtually every type of issue for the largest companies for more than 75 years. From handling the most complex matters to shaping new law, we are trusted advisors on everything impacting the workplace. We work with asset managers, major sports leagues, Fortune 500 companies, entertainment industry legends and other industry-redefining companies.
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Kate Gold, a partner in Proskauer’s Labor & Employment Law Department, has over 25 years of experience representing clients in a range of industries, across all areas of employment law. An experienced litigator, she has represented clients in all types of employment-related suits, including class and collective actions, discrimination, retaliation and harassment, non-compete and wage/hour matters. In addition to litigating, she conducts high-level workplace investigations and routinely counsels clients on matters involving the full range of state and federal employment issues. Kate also represents clients in disputes involving misappropriation of intellectual property and trade secrets, interference with contract, and unfair competition. She counsels on classification of employees, employment issues in the context of purchase and sale of businesses, and non-competition agreements. Additionally, she negotiates and drafts executive employment and separation agreements and conducts training on sexual harassment prevention.
Guy Brenner leads Proskauer’s Washington, D.C. Labor & Employment practice. He has extensive experience representing employers in both single-plaintiff and class action matters, as well as in arbitration proceedings. He also regularly assists federal government contractors with the many special employment-related compliance challenges they face. Guy represents employers in all aspects of employment and labor litigation and counseling, with an emphasis on non-compete and trade secrets issues, medical and disability leave matters, employee/independent contractor classification issues, and the investigation and litigation of whistleblower claims. He assists employers in negotiating and drafting executive agreements and employee mobility agreements, including non-competition, non-solicit and non-disclosure agreements, and also conducts and supervises internal investigations. He also regularly advises clients on pay equity matters, including privileged pay equity analyses. Guy advises federal government contractors and subcontractors all aspects of Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) regulations and requirements, including preparing affirmative action plans, responding to desk audits, and managing on-site audits.
Jonathan Blumenstein is a Principal in the Labor & Employment practice at Charles River Associates. Charles River Associates is a leading global consulting firm that offers economic, financial, and strategic expertise to major law firms, corporations, accounting firms, and governments around the world. The Labor and Employment practice provides in-depth analysis, advisory services, expert reports, and testimony on behalf of preeminent law firms, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies facing complex labor and employment disputes.
Mr. Blumenstein applies analytical and statistical methods across all types of employment matters involving alleged violations of federal, state, local and administrative laws. His typical cases include equal pay audits, wage and hour litigation, EEOC investigations, discrimination claims, reductions-in-force, and proactive corrections of payroll miscalculations. He has more than 15 years of experience in working with large databases and is a skilled programmer in SQL and several statistical-software languages.