Firm News

June 17, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks senior counsel Carolyn Wheeler was inducted as a Fellow to the College Of Labor and Employment Lawyers Class of 2019. The College is a professional non-profit association that honors the nation’s leading employment attorneys, and promotes achievement and excellence in the field of labor and employment...
June 14, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was quoted in a WAMU article about the U.S. Office of Special Counsel’s recommendation that presidential adviser Kellyanne Conway be fired for her repeated violations of the Hatch Act. The Hatch Act explicitly forbids executive branch employees from partisan activities while in...
June 10, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz spoke on a panel at the American Constitution Society National Convention, “Women’s Rights as Human Rights: Raising the Floor & Shattering the Ceiling.” The American Constitution Society hosts public programs, provides networking opportunities, and serves as a leading...
June 4, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks senior counsel Carolyn Wheeler was quoted in a Bloomberg article, “High Court Weakens Employer Defense to Job Bias Claims.” The Supreme Court ruled this week that the obligation for a worker to file discrimination charges with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission or another administrative...
June 4, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Alexis Ronickher moderated a panel hosted by the American Constitution Society, DC Lawyer Chapter, “Lawyers and the #MeToo Movement.” The panel discussed how #MeToo has evolved from a trending hashtag that raised awareness to a global movement focused on reducing systemic sexual harassment and...
June 3, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was the keynote speaker at the Bar Association of Montgomery County Annual Meeting and Law Day Celebration. The conference offers attorneys from the area a chance to meet, network, and attend panels and speeches focusing on a variety of practice areas. Find more information on the...
May 29, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks is proud is to have been named by Law360 as one of the best small law firms for female partners. Law360’s annual Glass Ceiling Report shows that while across the legal industry progress in gender parity at the equity partner level has been lagging, some firms have thrived in promoting advancement...
May 23, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was honored by T’ruah – an organization of rabbis and cantors with the mission of advancing human rights around the world – with the Raphael Lemkin Human Rights Award. The event, “A Celebration of Human Rights” honored members of the Jewish community who embody T’ruah’s values of...
May 17, 2019
Last Wednesday, the D.C. Access to Justice Commission honored Katz, Marshall & Banks for qualifying for the Raising the Bar in D.C. Campaign. The campaign, established in 2011, honors law firms that donate a benchmark percentage of their revenue to local legal services providers. Katz, Marshall & Banks was honored as...
May 17, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz spoke at the Northeastern Women in the Law Conference on the panel, “#MeToo in the Workplace.” The Women in the Law conference attracts women attorneys and other professionals from around the country to discuss current events and recent developments in women’s rights and the law....

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