WINSTON-SALEM – National labor and employment law firm Constangy welcomes Mark Leach to its Winston-Salem office as Of Counsel. He focuses his practice in comprehensive workers’ compensation defense. Leach will remain a partner with Orbock Ruark & Dillard, PC and will work with Constangy on workers’ compensation matters in North Carolina.
Leach has extensive experience in counseling employers and insurance carriers in all types of workers’ compensation matters, including death claims and claims for complex injuries and diseases. His seasoned work includes asbestos defense litigation and subrogation, appearing before the North Carolina Industrial Commission for over ten years.
A graduate of the Wake Forest School of Law, Leach earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Binghamton University in New York. He currently serves as Legislative Committee Co-Chair for the Workers’ Compensation Section of the North Carolina Bar Association and is the Vice Chair of the North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys Workers’ Compensation Section. He is a Supervising Attorney with the Wake Forest University School of Law Civil and Criminal Externship Clinic.
Constangy’s Winston-Salem office is headed by W.R. “Randy” Loftis, Jr.
Constangy has counseled employers on labor and employment law matters, exclusively, since 1946. The firm is ranked as a Tier 1 firm by the 2014 U.S. News & World Report/Best Lawyers Best Law Firms survey. Also named a “Go To” Law Firm in Corporate Counsel and Fortune Magazine, Constangy represents Fortune 500 global corporations and small companies across the country. Its attorneys are consistently rated as top lawyers in their practice areas by sources such as Chambers USA, Martindale-Hubbell, and Top One Hundred Labor Attorneys in the United States. More than 140 lawyers partner with clients to provide cost-effective legal services and sound preventive advice to enhance the employer-employee relationship. Offices are located in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin. For more information, visit www.constangy.com, or download our app for iPhone/iPad.