Epstein Becker Green Adds Seasoned Attorney, Frederick C. Dawkins, to Its National Labor and Employment Practice in Atlanta

NEW YORK, NY (February 15, 2011) — The national law firm of Epstein Becker Green today announced that Frederick C. Dawkins has joined as a Member of the Firm in the National Labor and Employment practice in Atlanta.

Frederick C. Dawkins, previously a partner with Freeman, Mathis & Gary, focuses his practice on employment litigation. He has extensive experience helping companies comply with employment-related laws, including gender, race, age, disability, national origin, and veterans' status discrimination statutes. In addition, he has worked with companies to develop and implement diversity management strategies that address inclusion-related goals, while at the same time furthering bottom-line business objectives.

"Fred is an excellent employment litigator, and his addition to our team is part of a continued strategic realignment of our Atlanta office," said Ken Menendez, a Member of the Firm in the Labor and Employment and Litigation practices in the Atlanta office.

Jay P. Krupin, Chair of the National Labor and Employment Practice in the Washington, D.C., office, said, "We currently have a terrific group of labor and employment attorneys in our Atlanta office who are dedicated to enhancing the quality of our client relationships and level of services we offer across our strategic platform. Fred's addition shows our deep commitment to Atlanta, building upon the Firm's strong national brand in key practice areas."

Dawkins has been selected by practicing attorneys as one of the Best Lawyers in America in Labor and Employment Law, and was named as one of Georgia Trend's 2005 and 2006 Legal Elite in Labor and Employment. He is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and the National Employment Law Council.

About Epstein Becker Green

Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., founded in 1973, is a national law firm with approximately 300 lawyers practicing in 10 offices, in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Newark, San Francisco, Stamford, and Washington, D.C. With Washington insider knowledge and more than 35 years of experience in health care and labor and employment issues, the Firm is well prepared to guide clients through this era of reform. The Firm also provides focused services to clients in litigation, corporate services, employee benefits, and immigration. Epstein Becker Green has a longstanding history of being a trusted advisor to clients in the health, financial services, hospitality, and energy industries, representing entities from small entrepreneurial ventures to large multinational corporations on a worldwide basis. For more information, visit www.ebglaw.com.

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