Sidley Scores 3 Labor Pros From Sheppard Mullin

Law360, New York (July 19, 2010, 6:15 PM EDT) -- Sidley Austin LLP has snagged three partners for its Los Angeles office,expanding its labor and employment practice amid what the firm says is an increasing number of employment class actions across the U.S.

The three partners, Douglas R. Hart, Jennifer B. Zargarof and Geoffrey D. DeBoskey, joined Sidley on Monday from Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP and will focus on wage-and-hour and employment discrimination class action litigation.

Anne E. Rea, the member of Sidley’s management committee who's responsible for its West Coast offices, said the...
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