Firm adds Seven New Attorneys
ATLANTA – March 26, 2015 – Labor and employment law firm Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP announced today that three new partners have joined the firm, along with several associates.
Constangy’s newly-opened New York office will be led by partner Anjanette Cabrera. Joining her are associates Naveen Kabir and JP Kernisan. All three come to Constangy from Littler Mendelson.
Constangy has added two new partners and an associate in its Atlanta office, which was recently named a “Top Workplace” by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Erica Mason comes to the firm from Baker Donelson and Tamika Nordstrom comes from Littler Mendelson. New associate Katie Kelley comes to Constangy from Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers.
Constangy’s Kansas City office has added Evan Jarrold as an associate. Jarrold comes to Constangy from Litter Mendelson.
“We’re pleased to welcome these exceptionally talented lawyers to our growing Constangy family,” said Neil H. Wasser, chair of Constangy’s executive committee. “It’s an exciting time for us, as we’re expanding our footprint and moving into new markets. Our focus remains on bringing aboard great lawyers who will be working together as passionate advocates for our clients in the rapidly changing workplace environment.”
These new attorneys are part of a larger growth initiative by Constangy, which recently announced the addition of a dozen new attorneys to the firm and new offices in Denver and New York. These moves are helping Constangy build one of the most diverse leadership teams in the industry, with 38 percent of the firm’s executive committee, office heads and practice leads comprised of women and minorities. With the addition of Donald Prophete as a named partner, Constangy became the first large law firm to have an African-American attorney as a named partner.
Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP:
Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP offers a wider lens on workplace law. We have counseled employers exclusively since 1946. With offices in 16 states, we are one of the largest labor and employment law practices in the U.S. Constangy holds a national Tier 1 ranking from the U.S. News & World Report/Best Lawyers Best Law Firms survey, and has been called a “go to” law firm by Corporate Counsel andFortune magazine. Many of our more than 150 attorneys have been recognized by leading authorities such as Chambers & Partners, Best Lawyers in America and Martindale Hubbell. Find out more about us online at www.constangy.com or follow us on Twitter @ConstangyLaw.