Firm News

June 4, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks senior counsel Carolyn Wheeler was quoted in a Bloomberg article, “High Court Weakens Employer Defense to Job Bias Claims.” The Supreme Court ruled this week that the obligation for a worker to file discrimination charges with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission or another administrative...
June 4, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Alexis Ronickher moderated a panel hosted by the American Constitution Society, DC Lawyer Chapter, “Lawyers and the #MeToo Movement.” The panel discussed how #MeToo has evolved from a trending hashtag that raised awareness to a global movement focused on reducing systemic sexual harassment and...
June 3, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was the keynote speaker at the Bar Association of Montgomery County Annual Meeting and Law Day Celebration. The conference offers attorneys from the area a chance to meet, network, and attend panels and speeches focusing on a variety of practice areas. Find more information on the...
May 29, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks is proud is to have been named by Law360 as one of the best small law firms for female partners. Law360’s annual Glass Ceiling Report shows that while across the legal industry progress in gender parity at the equity partner level has been lagging, some firms have thrived in promoting advancement...
May 23, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was honored by T’ruah – an organization of rabbis and cantors with the mission of advancing human rights around the world – with the Raphael Lemkin Human Rights Award. The event, “A Celebration of Human Rights” honored members of the Jewish community who embody T’ruah’s values of...
May 17, 2019
Last Wednesday, the D.C. Access to Justice Commission honored Katz, Marshall & Banks for qualifying for the Raising the Bar in D.C. Campaign. The campaign, established in 2011, honors law firms that donate a benchmark percentage of their revenue to local legal services providers. Katz, Marshall & Banks was honored as...
May 17, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz spoke at the Northeastern Women in the Law Conference on the panel, “#MeToo in the Workplace.” The Women in the Law conference attracts women attorneys and other professionals from around the country to discuss current events and recent developments in women’s rights and the law....
May 15, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was the keynote speaker at a Women of Stanford Law event, “Women in the Law Dinner.” The annual dinner is WSL’s signature event to celebrate women in the legal profession. Find more information about the dinner here.        
May 14, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Alexis Ronickher spoke at a DC Bar CLE, “When Cybersecurity and Employment Law Collide.” The course covered claims that both employees and employers can have regarding cybersecurity issues, as well as whistleblower awards for which employees who expose cybersecurity fraud or deficiencies may...
May 10, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz testified at a U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Public Briefing, “Federal Me Too: Examining Sexual Harassment in Government Workplaces.” The USCCR is an independent, bipartisan agency that advises the President and Congress on civil rights enforcement. This session served as an...

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