Laura Monaco Quoted in “Can the Legal Industry Keep Trial Advocacy Alive?”

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Laura C. Monaco, an Associate in the Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice, in the firm’s New York office, was quoted in Law360, in “Can the Legal Industry Keep Trial Advocacy Alive?” by Erin Coe. (Read the full version – subscription required.)

Following is an excerpt:

Laura Monaco, an eighth-year associate at Epstein Becker Green, says some of her best experience preparing for trials came from her five years as a clerk for federal judges in the Eastern District of New York. Monaco, who focuses on employment law, has also assisted on grievance arbitrations between a union and employer, which are run like mini-trials, complete with opening statements and the examination and cross-examination of witnesses.