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Rising Star: Seyfarth Shaw's Laura Maechtlen

Law360, New York (April 20, 2015, 5:50 PM EDT) -- Seyfarth Shaw LLP's Laura J. Maechtlen has distinguished herself as an attorney employers can turn to when faced with high-stakes litigation against the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and other agencies, earning herself a spot among Law360’s list of top employment attorneys under 40.

A 38-year old partner based in San Francisco, Maechtlen is one of five employment attorneys on Law360's Rising Stars list. In her career thus far, Maechtlen has amassed an impressive record of securing favorable settlements for clients, including several in high-profile EEOC pattern-and-practice cases, as well as achieving legal victories in cases that did not end in...

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