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Margaret Dale

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Margaret Dale is a partner in the Litigation Department. Margaret is a very experienced commercial litigator, and has represented a wide variety of clients in all phases of dispute resolution, including pre-litigation counseling, federal and state court litigation (including appeals), arbitration and mediation.  Margaret focuses on complex disputes, with an emphasis on (i) class action defense, (ii) privacy and data security, (iii) intellectual property, (iv) securities and corporate governance, and (v) regulatory and internal investigations. She also represents and counsels clients in art law matters. In addition, she is the head of the firm's eDiscovery Practice Group.

United States: Dispute resolution

General commercial disputes

Within: General commercial disputes

Noted for its 'exceptional professionalism and client service', Proskauer Rose LLP has established a strong reputation in the litigation market through its role in "bet the company" and precedent-setting cases. With litigators spread across 13 offices, it has extensive geographic coverage, handling disputes in state and federal courts, arbitration proceedings and administrative regulatory tribunals. In internal developments in 2018, the firm hired Samuel Waldon from the SEC (in Washington DC), Jonathan Weiss from Kirkland & Ellis LLP, and promoted Susan Gutierrez to partner, and Jennifer Roche and Boston-based Michael Hackett to senior counsel. A New York team including Richard Goldstein and Michael Mervis successfully represented Church & Dwight in a Lanham Act false advertising case against a competitor, winning a nearly $10m damages award. Timothy Mungovan chairs the litigation department from Boston, and Michael Firestein and New York-based Margaret Dale are the vice chairs. Partners are based in Los Angeles unless otherwise stated.

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United States: Media, technology and telecoms

Cyber law (including data privacy and data protection)

Within: Cyber law (including data privacy and data protection)

‘On the leading edge’ of cyber law, Proskauer Rose LLP has longstanding experience in privacy and data security compliance, corporate transactions, litigation, labor and employment and healthcare. Litigator Margaret Dale, who is ‘calm and confident in the stressful cyber law environment’, advised men's clothing retailer Charles Tyrwhitt on a putative class action brought against the client under the Wiretap Act, obtaining a complete dismissal. Other clients include companies from the telecoms, financial services, insurance, utilities, arts and sport sectors. Associate Tiffany Quach is ‘fantastic to work with’. Kristen Mathews joined Morrison & Foerster LLP in March 2019. All named individuals are based in New York

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