Firm News

October 10, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Lisa Banks was quoted in the Huffington Post article, “People Get Fired From Their Jobs Without Being ‘Fired’ All the Time.” Presidential nominee Elizabeth Warren made news when she spoke about being fired from a public teaching job in 1971 when she became pregnant. A conservative news outlet...
October 8, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partners Debra Katz and Lisa Banks were interviewed on NBC Boston about progress in the #MeToo movement. Likely the most powerful image of the movement – Dr. Christine Blasey Ford testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee – occurred one year ago. “It shifted the world,” said Ms. Katz. “You can’...
October 4, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partners Debra Katz and Lisa Banks were interviewed on WGBH about Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, Antonio Brown, Placido Domingo, and the #MeToo Movement. It’s been a year since Dr. Ford’s testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, and while Justice Kavanaugh was ultimately confirmed to the Supreme...
October 4, 2019
Victim Rights Law Center Katz, Marshall & Banks partners Lisa Banks and Debra Katz were honored by the Victim Rights Law Center at their Shining Star Gala with the 2019 Leadership Award. The Victim Rights Law Center is an organization dedicated to providing legal representation to victims of rape and sexual assault, and...
October 4, 2019
In an article for the Boston Globe, Katz, Marshall & Banks partners Debra Katz and Lisa Banks shared their thoughts on the impact of Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony during the confirmation hearings for Brett Kavanaugh, and the tangible difference that the #MeToo movement has had on how employers respond to accusations of...
October 1, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was recognized by Washingtonian Magazine as one of Washington’s 150 Most Powerful Women. The biennial list honors 150 women in the Washington, D.C. area who have achieved great success and are thriving in business, the arts, academia, media, the government, and more. Katz, Marshall...
September 27, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz spoke at the 2019 ChIPs Global Summit on the panel, “Lawyers Driving Social Change.” The eighth annual Global Summit celebrated and focused on “Women Changing the Future” in the areas of tech, law, and policy. The conference hosted speakers in educational and inspirational sessions...
September 19, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Lisa Banks was quoted in the Wall Street Journal article, “Walmart Likely Discriminated Against Female Store Workers, EEOC Finds.” In 2001, Walmart, the country’s largest private employer, was threatened with a wide-ranging class action lawsuit of 1.6 million female workers who alleged that...
September 10, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Alexis Ronickher authored an article for the September 2019 edition of Trial Magazine on the importance of pursuing overlapping national origin, race, religion, or gender discrimination claims, when applicable. Ms. Ronickher provides an overview of the primary federal law that protects workers...
September 9, 2019
KMB is proud to announce that Joseph Abboud has been included in Law360’s “Top Attorneys Under 40.” From over 1300 nominations, the editors at Law360 chose 175 attorneys who have already achieved great accomplishments in their young careers. The list spans more than 80 law firms and 39 practice areas. Read Mr. Abboud's Law360...

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