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100 NORTHERN AVENUE, BOSTON MA 02210, USA
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Work +617 570 1000
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James Fleckner

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Goodwin

Position

Partner Chair, ERISA Litigation

Career

Jamie Fleckner is a partner in Goodwin Procter’s Litigation Department and Chair of its ERISA Litigation Practice. Mr. Fleckner represents clients in a wide array of complex commercial litigation, with a focus on financial services and products, including investment management. He regularly litigates class and derivative actions under ERISA, the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and related federal and state laws. His practice also focuses on regulatory investigations and governmental proceedings, and has represented clients before the U.S. Department of Labor, Securities and Exchange Commission, Department of Justice, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation and state authorities.

Education

J.D., 1998 University of Connecticut School of Law (magna cum laude) B.A., 1991 Trinity College (Hartford)


United States: Labor and employment

ERISA litigation

Within: Leading lawyers

James Fleckner - Goodwin

Within: ERISA litigation

According to one client, the team at Goodwin is 'among the best in the business’. Headed by Boston-based James Fleckner ('the gold standard in the field'), the team is involved in a number of significant matters including defending American Century, FirstGroup America, General Electric, and various others, in numerous 401(k) breach claims. The team is also representing Newport Trust Company in stock-drop litigation with claims for over $800m in damages. Other key contacts include 'expert' partner Alison Douglass, Jack Cleary, and New York-based Gabrielle Gould and Sam Rubin.

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