Epstein Becker Green Litigator Sheila A. Woolson Invited to Join International Association of Defense Counsel

Sheila A. Woolson

NEW YORK (May 17, 2012) — The national law firm of Epstein Becker Green today announced that Sheila A. Woolson, a seasoned litigator in the firm's Newark office, has been invited to join the International Association of Defense Counsel ("IADC"). Founded in 1920, the IADC is an invitation-only professional association comprised of leading corporate and insurance attorneys who are recognized by their peers as preeminent practitioners in their field.

"I am honored to be selected for membership in the IADC, and look forward to joining fellow members and distinguished commercial litigators from around the world," said Ms. Woolson, a Member of the Firm in the Litigation and Labor and Employment practices at Epstein Becker Green.

Ms. Woolson regularly draws upon her pharmaceutical industry experience and training as a chemist in the representation of clients in matters involving environmental disputes and products liability claims, including toxic tort and property contamination cases. She has also handled an array of employment litigation and commercial contact disputes concerning indemnification, lease termination, credit derivative swaps, tax sale certificates, and restrictive covenants, among others. In addition to authoring a variety of articles on legal issues of interest to those facing complex litigation matters, Ms. Woolson is also a participant in the Epstein Becker Green Women's Initiative and the firm's Toxic Tort, ERISA, and Health Care Litigation groups.

About Epstein Becker Green

Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., founded in 1973, is a national law firm with approximately 300 lawyers practicing in 11 offices, in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, New York, Newark, San Francisco, Stamford, and Washington, D.C. The Firm is uncompromising in its pursuit of legal excellence and client service in its areas of practice: Health Care and Life Sciences, Labor and Employment, Litigation, Corporate Services, and Employee Benefits. Epstein Becker Green was founded to serve the health care industry and has been at the forefront of health care legal developments since 1973. The Firm is also proud to be a trusted advisor to clients in the financial services, retail, and hospitality industries, among others, representing entities from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Our commitment to these practices and industries reflects the founders' belief in focused proficiency paired with seasoned experience. For more information, visit www.ebglaw.com.