Mathieu Shapiro and Melissa Blanco Presented at ACC’s Litigation CLE Institute
Obermayer managing partner Mathieu Shapiro and labor & employment attorney Melissa Blanco presented a webinar, titled “Be an Expert at Experts: Expert Mistakes and How Best to Avoid Them” on March 11, 2021. The panel was a part of the Association of Corporate Counsel’s (ACC) virtualLitigation CLE Institute. Mathieu and Melissa discussed the critical role of expert witnesses in litigation, particularly in complex cases.
Mathieu concentrates his practice in business and, commercial litigation, including all forms of contract disputes, “business divorces,” and family business disputes and employment litigation. He has represented large corporations and individuals in matters involving leases and real estate, non-competition agreements and restrictive covenants, breach of fiduciary duty, theft of proprietary information, partnership dissolution, shareholder disputes, franchise agreements, U.C.C. interests, zoning, business torts, and insurance coverage.
Melissa focuses her practice on employment-related agreements, executive compensation and employee benefits, labor arbitration, and wage and hour matters. Melissa also represents clients in labor and employment-related litigation, including discrimination, harassment, and wrongful discharge claims.