National labor and employment law firm Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of seven firm attorneys.

Constangy’s executive committee voted to elevate the following partners to equity partner status, effective January 1, 2021:

  • Nestor Barrero (Los Angeles)
  • Justin Coffey (Raleigh)
  • Lara de Leon (Austin)
  • Phillip Harris (Tampa)
  • Lori King Mans (Jacksonville)
  • Thomas Scroggins (Birmingham)

The executive committee also added the following attorney to the firm’s partnership ranks:

  • Evan Jarrold (Kansas City)

“These changes in status within the firm mark true milestones in the legal careers of each of these individuals,” said Neil Wasser, who chairs Constangy’s executive committee. “They are the result of hard work, excellent lawyering and client development skills, and individual contributions to the success of their offices and to our Firm. We congratulate these attorneys and welcome them to their new positions, roles, and responsibilities.”


About Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP:

Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete offers a wider lens on workplace law. We have counseled employers exclusively since 1946. With offices in 15 states, we are one of the largest labor and employment law practices in the U.S. Constangy has been named as a top firm for women and minorities by organizations including Law360, the National Law Journal and Many of our more than 170 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 or follow us on Twitter @ConstangyLaw.

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