PHILADELPHIA – April 7, 2022 – Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to share that Paul Lancaster Adams, a shareholder in the firm’s Philadelphia office, has been named to the 2022 Lawdragon Legends of the 500 guide. Paul is one of only 20 attorneys nationwide selected for inclusion on this year’s list.
Lawdragon is a legal media company that regularly publishes well-known guides to the nation’s leading lawyers. Paul has been named to these lists repeated times, including being recognized as a “Leading U.S. Corporate Employment Lawyer”, one of the “Nation’s 100 Most Powerful Employment Lawyers”, and most recently, one of the “500 Leading Lawyers in America”.
Paul is well decorated in the legal field. In addition to his Lawdragon accolades, he is consistently named to the Best Lawyers in America® and Pennsylvania Super Lawyer lists, among numerous other achievements. Paul is an active leader in the firm, including serving as a member of the Innovation Council, Client Services Steering Committee, and the firm’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Steering Committee.
Paul’s practice includes representing employers nationwide in federal and state court, employment litigation, class and collective actions, and administrative proceedings. In addition, Paul regularly defends clients in investigations by government agencies including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Department of Labor (DOL), and National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), and conducts and oversees internal corporate investigations of discrimination, harassment, fraud, embezzlement and other forms of employment misconduct.
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Ogletree Deakins is one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management in all types of employment-related legal matters. Premier client service, as outlined in the firm’s Client Pledge, is one of the firm’s top priorities and a cornerstone of its core values. U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” has named Ogletree Deakins a “Law Firm of the Year” for 11 consecutive years. In 2022, the publication named Ogletree Deakins its “Law Firm of the Year” in the Employment Law – Management category. Ogletree Deakins has more than 900 attorneys located in 53 offices across the United States and in Europe, Canada, and Mexico. The firm represents a diverse range of clients, including many of the Fortune 50 companies in the U.S. www.ogletree.com