Cohen-Richard-headshot_web-138x208FisherBroyles, LLP (“FisherBroyles”) is pleased to announce that partner Richard B. Cohen has joined our rapidly growing New York City office. Richard is a veteran litigator and trial lawyer specializing in the areas of corporate, employment, and commercial law.

James Fisher, II, co-founder and name partner, said that “Rich is a great addition to our litigation practice due to his superb trial and appellate experience. Attorneys of Rich’s caliber are attracted to us because they realize the advantages of our Law Firm 2.0® business model, which leverages advanced technology and permits us to provide high quality legal services at attractive hourly rates and with greater flexibility.”

Prior to joining FisherBroyles, Rich amassed an extensive and varied legal pedigree. He was a partner at Fox Rothschild, co-founded his own firm and headed its litigation department for 15 years, and was also Vice President and Counsel at Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company. Today his practice includes complex litigation and employment work representing banks and other financial companies, manufacturers and service companies, as well as start-ups. He has successfully tried numerous cases and argued many appeals in both state and federal courts. He regularly conducts seminars and webinars, and has frequently appeared as a television legal guest. Richard created, edited and wrote extensively for the Employment Discrimination Report blog, which has more than 150,000 readers and won the ABA’s 2014 “Top 100 Blogs” award.

“Rich is an accomplished and successful litigator who further burnishes the litigation credentials and capacity of our firm and its New York office. There is no question that our New York office is now capable of providing complex litigation services competitively and efficiently,” said Michael Cone, who manages FisherBroyles’ New York office. Moreover, said Cone, “due to his groundbreaking work as an expert contributor to the Employment Discrimination Report blog, Rich’s worldwide name recognition in the field of employment law contributes significantly to the growing profile of our Employment Law department.”

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Founded in 2002, FisherBroyles LLP was the first national, full-service, cloud-based law firm in the country. Our Next Generation Law Firm® has grown to over 100 attorneys in 17 offices nationwide. The FisherBroyles model leverages technology to offer a more cost-effective solution to clients without sacrificing Big Law quality by eliminating unnecessary overhead that does not add value to clients. FisherBroyles has been recognized as a Tier 1 Atlanta firm the last two years by Best Lawyers and U.S. News & World Report and as one of the top law firms in Atlanta by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Visit our website at www.fisherbroyles.legal to learn more about our firm’s unique approach and how we can best meet your needs.

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