PRESS RELEASE: Four attorneys in the Los Angeles and Pennsylvania offices of Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck have been named Super Lawyers 2013 Rising Stars

Posted Jun 17, 2013

Sanjay Bansal and Joel T. Shackelford, associates in the firm’s Los Angeles office, were selected as 2013 Southern California Rising Stars. Gregory F. Brown and Seth Spiegal, associates in the firm’s Blue bell office, were selected as 2013 Pennsylvania Rising Stars.  

Sanjay Bansal concentrates his practice in the areas of labor and employment law and general civil litigation. Mr. Bansal vigorously represents his clients in all phases of litigation in both state and federal court. A graduate of Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, Mr. Bansal’s experiences includes handling wage and hour violations, wrongful termination, harassment, discrimination, retaliation, contract negotiations and disputes, grievance hearings, and administrative writ of mandamus actions.

Joel T. Shackelford concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial litigation and professional liability defense. He also serves as general counsel for various businesses in the distribution, entertainment, real estate, and technology industries. Mr. Shackelford is a graduate of Pepperdine University School of Law, where he received both his Juris Doctor and Master in Dispute Resolution.

Gregory F. Brown focuses his practice on professional liability/errors and omissions and general liability litigation. His litigation experience includes representing insurers, manufacturers, telecommunications companies, construction companies, hospitals, physicians, universities, cultural institutions, and other entities before the state and federal courts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Mr. Brown received his Juris Doctor from the Rutgers School of Law, Camden.

Seth Spiegal focuses his practice on labor and employment law, and employment practices liability coverage. He represents employers in labor and employment related matters, including the Title VII, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family Medical Leave Act, and restrictive covenants. A graduate of Northeastern University School of Law, Mr. Spiegel was previously an appellate prosecutor with the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a rigorous multi-phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. Rising Stars are selected from among outstanding attorneys younger than 40.

The first Super Lawyers list was published in 1991; by 2009, the rating service had expanded nationwide. In February 2010, Super Lawyers was acquired by Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for business and professionals.

About Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, LLP

Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, LLP (KDV) is a national law firm serving the insurance and business communities in a number of practice areas. Our seasoned litigators and legal practitioners place our clients first, think like business people, and provide our clients with viable and innovative solutions that offer them the best resolution possible. Headquartered in Woodbury, New York (Long Island), KDV serves our global clientele with additional offices in New York City, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Florida. For more information on KDV’s practice areas, attorneys, and how we can assist you with your legal matters, http://www.kdvlaw.com.

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