PHOENIX, September 5, 2007 – LAWFUEL – The Law Firm Newswire – Jay Zweig has joined the international law firm Bryan Cave LLP as a partner in its Phoenix office. Zweig will head the office’s Labor and Employment group, a practice which consists of more than 80 lawyers firmwide.
“Jay’s experience and expertise will help us further strengthen and grow our labor and employment practice in Phoenix,” said Lawrence Scarborough, managing partner of the office. “The ability to draw on the firm’s depth of capacity and international platform will also provide him with additional resources to serve his clients and effectively represent employers.”
Zweig has two decades of experience representing employers in matters related to human resources training, preventing and defending lawsuits and administrative actions regarding contracts, sexual harassment, discrimination, wage and hour law and OSHA and ADA issues. Additionally, Zweig has been the lead counsel on numerous trials for companies ranging from start-up ventures to Fortune 100 companies.
Former president of the Maricopa County Bar Association, Zweig regularly lectures both locally and nationally on employment law before professional and trade organizations. He has been recognized as “Best of the Bar” in employment litigation.
Zweig received his J.D. in 1986 from the University of Texas Law School and his B.S. in 1983 from Northwestern University.
Bryan Cave LLP has a diversified international legal practice. The firm represents a wide variety of business, financial, institutional and individual clients, including publicly held multinational corporations, large and mid-sized privately held companies, partnerships and emerging companies. Aided by extensive investments in technology, Bryan Cave’s more than 800 lawyers in 15 offices across the United States, United Kingdom, Continental Europe, the Middle East, and Asia efficiently serve clients’ needs in the world’s leading business and financial markets.
For more information contact:
Meghan Clinton at (212) 576-2700 ext. 223