Jackson Russell Boosts Litigation with Employment Attorney Addition



BALTIMORE, MD (July 11, 2017) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce esteemed employment litigator Donald (Donny) E. English, Jr. has joined the firm’s Baltimore office as a Principal. Mr. English, who has almost two decades of experience litigating a broad range of employment law matters, joins Jackson Lewis from Miles & Stockbridge, where he was a principal. He was previously an associate at Morgan Lewis and also served as an officer in the Air Force prior to beginning his legal career.


“Donny’s broad litigation background is a great fit for our team, and I am so pleased to continue to bolster Jackson Lewis’ position in the Baltimore market by adding top lateral recruits,” said Brooks R. Amiot, Baltimore Office Managing Principal. “He is well-known throughout Baltimore as a terrific legal talent, and his addition helps us continue to offer our clients best-in-class services throughout the Mid-Atlantic Region.”


“We are thrilled to have Donny on board,” added Firm Chairman Vincent A. Cino. “An excellent litigator and strategist who is known for his track record of achieving positive results for his clients, Donny embodies the qualities we want in our attorneys.”


Mr. English has more than 17 years of experience litigating employment matters in state and federal courts across the nation, where he has tried several cases to verdict or obtained summary judgment on behalf of various corporations and universities. He also assists major companies in the development and establishment of employment policies, procedures and training programs and advises and represents employers in a broad range of employment law matters, including those involving discrimination and harassment, wage and hour, wrongful termination, and retaliation claims. Mr. English regularly advises and trains managers and supervisors on preventive litigation practices, focusing on how to comply with applicable laws and regulations, avoid workplace disputes, resolve employee relations problems and satisfy legitimate employee expectations.

Mr. English is a member of the Litigation Sections of the National Bar Association, Maryland State Bar Association and District of Columbia Bar Association, and is Board Chair of LIGHT Health and Wellness Comprehensive Service, Inc.


Mr. English received his B.S. from the United States Air Force Academy and his J.D. from The George Washington University Law School.


Jackson Lewis’ Baltimore office can be reached at (410) 415-2000.


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