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Goodwin

100 NORTHERN AVENUE, BOSTON MA 02210, USA
Tel:
Work +617 570 1000
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Fax +617 523 1231
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www.goodwinlaw.com

Alison Douglass

Tel:
Work +1 617 570 1676
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Goodwin

Position

Partner

Career

Ms. Douglass represents clients in all phases of litigation, including pre-litigation counseling and trial and appellate matters in state and federal courts across the county and in regulatory investigations and governmental proceedings, including before the U.S. Department of Labor and the SEC. She also represents corporate and individual clients in complex commercial litigation matters, including breach of fiduciary duty claims, M&A disputes, IP and patent suits, bankruptcy, and insurance risk and coverage matters. As part of her ERISA and mutual fund litigation practice, Ms. Douglass is involved in a broad range of class actions, derivative actions and multi-proceeding litigations.

Education

J.D., 2000 Fordham University School of Law (cum laude, Order of the Coif) B.A., 1995 Middlebury College (cum laude)


United States: Labor and employment

ERISA litigation

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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