Managing Partners

Name and TitlePhoneOfficeE-mailV-card
Walker IV, J. Henry
Chair
+1 404.815.6050 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Spaeth, Susan M.
Managing Firm Partner
+1 650.324.6335 Silicon Valley E-Mail vCard

Department Chairs

Name and TitlePhoneOfficeE-mailV-card
Hudson, Stephen E.
Litigation Department Chair
+1 404.815.6356 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Kadaba, Vaibhav P.
Intellectual Property Department Chair
+1 404.532.6959 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Veal, Rex R.
Corporate, Finance & Real Estate Department Chair
+1 404.815.6240 Atlanta E-Mail vCard

Department Operating Officers

Name and TitlePhoneOfficeE-mailV-card
Garibaldi, Teresa E.
Litigation Department Operating Officer
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Mitchell, Kathy R.
Intellectual Property Department Operating Officer
+1 404.815.6117 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Rahm IV, Alexander
Corporate, Finance & Real Estate Department Operating Officer
+1 404.815.6075 Atlanta E-Mail vCard

Team Leaders

Name and TitlePhoneOfficeE-mailV-card
Avram, Randall D.
Labor & Employment Team Lead
+1 919.420.1812
+1 336.607.7492
Raleigh
Winston-Salem
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Berlin, Stephen R.
Environmental Team Lead
+1 336.607.7304 Winston-Salem E-Mail vCard
Biafore, Thomas J.
Real Estate Finance and Capital Markets Team Lead
+1 404.815.6250 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Boyle, Peter M.
Government Enforcement & Investigations Team Co-Lead
+1 202.508.5831 Washington D.C. E-Mail vCard
Brewster, William H.
Trademark & Copyright Team Co-Lead
+1 404.815.6549 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Lierly, Julie A.
Insurance Recovery Team Co-Lead
+1 404.815.6341 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Calkins, Charles W.
Health, Life Sciences & Chemistry Team Co-Lead
+1 336.607.7315 Winston-Salem E-Mail vCard
Cannon, Craig D.
E-Discovery Team Lead
+1 336.607.7441 Winston-Salem E-Mail vCard
Charnes, Adam H.
Complex Commercial Litigation
+1 214.922.7106
+1 336.607.7382
Dallas
Winston-Salem
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Cicchillo Jr., Richard
General Corporate, M&A and Securities Team Lead
+1 404.815.6111 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Colbert, Lois W.
Employee Benefits Team Co-Lead
+1 704.338.5045
+1 919.420.1722
Charlotte
Raleigh
E-Mail vCard
Doyle, Kristin J.
Mechanical & Medical Devices Team Co-Lead
+1 404.815.6389 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Hinsch Ph.D., Matthew E.
Health, Life Sciences & Chemistry Team Co-Lead
+1 415.273.7554 San Francisco E-Mail vCard
Gustavsson, Johan
Nordic Real Estate Team Co-Lead
+46 (0)8 505 646 19 Stockholm E-Mail vCard
Hafer, Randall F.
Construction & Infrastructure Team Lead
+1 404.815.6289 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Harmala, Robert C.
Government Relations
+1 202.508.5845 Washington D.C. E-Mail vCard
Haughey, Paul C.
Electronics & Software Team Co-Lead
+1 415.273.4787 San Francisco E-Mail vCard
Holmes, Brenda O.
Electronics & Software Team Co-Lead
+1 404.685.6799 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Kaslow, Aaron M.
Financial Institutions Team Lead
+1 202.508.5825 Washington D.C. E-Mail vCard
Kusha, Babak
Mechanical & Medical Devices Team Co-Lead
+1 415.273.7512 San Francisco E-Mail vCard
Largent Ph.D., Craig C.
Electronics & Software Team Co-Lead
+1 650.463.7618 Silicon Valley E-Mail vCard
Malutta, Anthony J.
Trademark & Copyright Team Co-Lead
+1 415.273.7507 San Francisco E-Mail vCard
Marrah, Scott L.
Government Enforcement & Investigations Team Co-Lead
+1 404.815.6609
+1 212.775.8745
Atlanta
New York
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Mayberry, J. David
Trademark & Copyright Team Co-Lead
+1 202.508.5870
+1 212.775.8830
Washington D.C.
New York
E-Mail vCard
Meyers, Todd C.
Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring Team Lead
+1 404.815.6482
+1 212.775.8766
Atlanta
New York
E-Mail vCard
Moore, Steven D.
Patent Litigation Team Co-Lead
+1 415.273.4741
+1 336.607.7431
San Francisco
Winston-Salem
E-Mail vCard
Munson, Catherine F.
Native American Affairs Team Co-Lead
+1 202.824.1435 Washington D.C. E-Mail vCard
Smith, Rob Roy E.
Native American Affairs Team Co-Lead
+1 206.224.2868 Seattle E-Mail vCard
Robertson, B. Ford
Real Estate Team Lead
+1 919.420.1772
+1 704.338.5112
Raleigh
Charlotte
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Steinberg, James
Global Sourcing & Technology Team Lead
+1 214.922.7144 Dallas E-Mail vCard
Stockwell, Mitchell G.
Patent Litigation Team Co-Lead
+1 404.815.6214 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Rajala, Thomas
Nordic Real Estate Team Lead
+46 (0)8 505 646 13 Stockholm E-Mail vCard
Wincek, Mark D.
Employee Benefits Team Lead
+1 202.508.5801 Washington D.C. E-Mail vCard

Office Managing Partners

Name and TitlePhoneOfficeE-mailV-card
Ahlqvist, Fredrik
Stockholm, Managing Partner
+46 (0)8 505 646 11 Stockholm E-Mail vCard
Akiba, Hitoshi
Tokyo, Managing Partner
+81 (0)3 3507 5609 Tokyo E-Mail vCard
Berlin, Stephen R.
Winston-Salem, Managing Partner
+1 336.607.7304 Winston-Salem E-Mail vCard
Bernard Ph.D., Eugene J.
Denver, Managing Partner
+1 303.571.4000 Denver E-Mail vCard
Colbert, Lois W.
Charlotte, Managing Partner
+1 704.338.5045
+1 919.420.1722
Charlotte
Raleigh
E-Mail vCard
Dial, Audra A.
Atlanta, Managing Partner
+1 404.815.6307 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Gustavsson, Johan
Stockholm, Managing Partner
+46 (0)8 505 646 19 Stockholm E-Mail vCard
Largent Ph.D., Craig C.
Silicon Valley, Managing Partner
+1 650.463.7618 Silicon Valley E-Mail vCard
McFarland, Larry W.
Los Angeles, Managing Partner
+1 310.777.3750
+1 415.576.0200
Los Angeles
San Francisco
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Munson, Catherine F.
DC, Managing Partner
+1 202.824.1435 Washington D.C. E-Mail vCard
Reed, Kristopher L.
Shanghai, Managing Partner
+86 21 31756178
+1 303.405.8536
Shanghai
Denver
E-Mail vCard
Robertson, B. Ford
Raleigh, Managing Partner
+1 919.420.1772
+1 704.338.5112
Raleigh
Charlotte
E-Mail vCard
Rodine, Karly D.
Dallas, Managing Partner
+1 214.922.7136 Dallas E-Mail vCard
Sentell III, R. Perry
Augusta, Managing Partner
+1 706.823.4260 Augusta E-Mail vCard
Shaffer, William L.
San Diego, Managing Partner
+1 858.350.6104
+1 650.324.6368
San Diego
Silicon Valley
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Sheehy, Maureen A.
San Francisco, Managing Partner
+1 415.273.7571 San Francisco E-Mail vCard
Snyder Ph.D., Joseph R.
Walnut Creek, Managing Partner
+1 925.472.5002 Walnut Creek E-Mail vCard
Whitmer, Frederick L.
New York, Managing Partner
+1 212.775.8773 New York E-Mail vCard
Wylie, Roger D.
Seattle, Managing Partner
+1 206.516.3092 Seattle E-Mail vCard

Chief Administrative Officers

Name and TitlePhoneOfficeE-mailV-card
Colucci, Brian C.
Chief Business Development & Marketing Officer
+1 415.273.4769 San Francisco E-Mail vCard
Dacey, Gary G.
Chief Operating Officer
+1 404.815.6279 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Mitchell, Kathy R.
Chief Department Operating Officer
+1 404.815.6117 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Moody, Ramona P.
Chief Human Resources Officer
+1 404.815.6504 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Murphy, John B.
Chief Financial Officer
+1 404.815.6005 Atlanta E-Mail vCard
Usher, James S.
Chief Information Officer
+1 404.541.6803 Atlanta E-Mail vCard

Experience Highlights

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Represented Atlanta Cardiology Group P.C. in the sale of majority interest in a physician owned cath lab to more
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Right of publicity litigation for footwear maker
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Calio v. Sofa Express Inc.
Represented Sofa Express Inc. in a copyright infringement case.  In response to the firm's motion to dismiss order, the court rejected the more

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