Firm News

March 4, 2021
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz spoke at the second annual Women in Law Lecture, hosted by the Roger Williams University School of Law. The fireside chat series serves as an opportunity for law students to hear from established women attorneys about their career challenges and experiences. Ms. Katz spoke with RWU...
March 3, 2021
Katz, Marshall & Banks is representing Charlotte Bennett, a former aide to Governor Andrew Cuomo who has accused the governor of sexual harassment. Ms. Bennett was an executive assistant and health policy advisor in the Governor’s administration until her departure in November. During her time in Albany, Ms. Bennett said...
March 2, 2021
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Colleen Coveney was quoted in an article in Forbes, “McDonald’s Faces Challenges in Addressing Harassment Allegations and Issues.” The fast food giant has come under fire for a series of sexual harassment claims at several McDonald’s restaurants. Following a CBS Sunday Morning story detailing...
February 26, 2021
Katz, Marshall & Banks is representing Steven Sund, the former Chief of Capitol Police, related to the fallout from the January 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol. Sund was Chief when rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol, disrupting the counting of electoral votes, and desecrating and vandalizing the halls of Congress. Five people died...
February 24, 2021
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Michael Filoromo spoke at an American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law Midwinter Meeting on the future of the SEC Whistleblower Program and Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) whistleblower protections under the new Biden administration.  During the prior administration, funding...
February 12, 2021
The U.S. Department of Labor has reinstated Janet Herold as the chief legal officer for the Western region. This follows Ms. Herold’s termination during the final days of the Trump Administration in retaliation for her whistleblower complaint, which stated that then Labor Secretary Eugene Scalia improperly interfered in a major...
February 4, 2021
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz spoke at part two of the DC Bar’s four part series, “Foundations of Trial Advocacy.” The series features legal experts who discuss best practices for managing the various facets of trial practice – from jury selection, to closing arguments, to cross examination, and more. Part two...
January 28, 2021
Katz, Marshall & Banks counsel Carolyn Wheeler was quoted on the damage done to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) in The Nation article, “A Wrench in the Works.” The EEOC is the federal agency tasked with enforcing civil rights laws against workplace discrimination and despite the strongly pro-business...
January 22, 2021
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Alexis Ronickher was quoted in Bloomberg Law and Law360 on then-Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia’s termination of her and Debra Katz's client Janet Herold, a former top litigator in the U.S. Department of Labor. In August 2020, Ms. Herold filed a complaint with the U.S. Office of...
January 14, 2021
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Michael Filoromo discussed the trajectory of his legal career with Attorney at Law Magazine. In 2015, Mr. Filoromo co-founded the firm’s Philadelphia office after being elevated to partner. As an active member of the Philadelphia legal community, he was elected President of the Eastern...

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