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  March 19, 2019   |   www.fisherphillips.com  

Announcement: Seattle Law Firm Merges Into Fisher Phillips

We’re excited to share that Seattle law firm, Michael & Alexander PLLC, is merging with Fisher Phillips. The Michael & Alexander attorneys join our Seattle office with a robust management-side labor and employment law practice, representing a wide array of organizations inside and outside of Washington. This merger makes Fisher Phillips one of the largest specialty practice firms in the Pacific Northwest.

Click here to read the full press release.

Who’s joining the Seattle office? Below is a snapshot of the Michael & Alexander team we’re proud to welcome:

  • Suzanne Michael, partner
    Employment law, employment litigation, and civil litigation

  • Stephanie Alexander, partner
    Employment and tort litigation and employment counseling

  • Matt Macario, of counsel
    Employment litigation, construction litigation, premises liability litigation, and cyber liability litigation and counseling

  • Kathleen Kline, associate
    Employment litigation and general litigation

  • Claire Marshall, associate
    Employment litigation and counseling

  • Thomas Vogliano, associate
    Served as assistant attorney general in the Washington Attorney General’s office

New Global Immigration Practice Co-Chair

Seattle Managing Partner Davis Bae joins Shanon Stevenson in serving as Co-Chair of Fisher Phillips’ Global Immigration practice group. Davis’ practice focuses on providing effective immigration solutions for companies in the Pacific Northwest and throughout the U.S. He’s been quoted as the go-to immigration resource in numerous publications and academic resources. Congratulations, Davis!

Workplace Sexual Harassment in the Age of #METOO

Companies in every industry are wrestling with how to respond to allegations of workplace harassment involving the C-Suite and star employees. That’s why Fisher Phillips Seattle Partner, Catharine Morisset, sat down with Aaron Blank, CEO of The Fearey Group, to explore this topic.

On Tuesday, March 13, listen in to learn about the impact of allegations, how to identify steps the company leadership can take to manage and respond to a PR crisis, and best practices to proactively minimize the occurrence of allegations in the future.

Register for the webinar on March 13 and listen to the podcast here.

The New ICE

Join as CliftonLarsonAllen hosts Fisher Phillips Immigration Co-Chair and Seattle Partner Davis Bae on February 22, 2018 for a briefing to discuss the impact of recent executive orders on immigration and US Business interests. In this complimentary breakfast briefing you will learn:

  • The impacts of “Buy American, Hire American”
  • The attack on the H1-B1 visas category
  • Death by confusion: arbitrary scrutiny on visa adjudication
  • Delays and additional scrutiny for green card applications
  • The looming threat of E-verify, I-9 audits and immigration site visits by ICE

Click here to register.