Sanford Heisler Sharp offices in New York. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Sanford Heisler taps Baltimore leader for new managing partner role

(Reuters) – Sanford Heisler Sharp mentioned Monday that it has elevated its Baltimore workplace managing partner to a newly created firmwide managing partner place, as a part of a broader management overhaul.

Deborah Marcuse, who has been main the Baltimore workplace since its launch in 2018, will now additionally “liaise with” workplace heads for New York, Washington, D.C., San Francisco, San Diego and Nashville, the agency mentioned. She can even work carefully with agency chair David Sanford and co-vice chairs Jeremy Heisler and Kevin Sharp.

“It is extremely important for a firm our size with offices all over the United States to have policies that are consistent and uniform,” Sanford mentioned. The litigation agency, which was based in 2004, now has round 100 workers, together with 50 attorneys, he mentioned.

The plaintiffs-side employment agency has additionally promoted New York workplace managing partner Russell Kornblith to common counsel, one other newly established role. Kornblith is handing over administration reins in New York to Michael Palmer, who serves as co-chair of the agency’s wage and hour observe group.

In Nashville, litigation partner Leigh Anne St. Charles is taking up as native managing partner from Sharp. Kate Mueting, who co-chairs the agency’s discrimination and harassment observe, will grow to be a co-managing partner in D.C. alongside Vincent McKnight. Discrimination and harassment observe co-chair Alexandra Harwin was named govt chair of the observe, working with co-chairs Mueting, Saba Bireda, Melinda Koster and Danielle Fuschetti.

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