EL SEGUNDO, CA – June 12, 2020 – Leech Tishman is pleased to announce that Philip A. Toomey, a Partner at Leech Tishman and Chair of the firm’s national Employment & Labor Practice Group and Immigration Group, as well as Jennifer Sackett Pohlenz, Counsel at the firm and a member of the Litigation Practice Group and the Environmental and Energy Groups, were recently admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court of the Eastern District of Texas. Toomey is based in Leech Tishman’s LAX / El Segundo, CA and Sackett Pohlenz is based in the firm’s Chicago office.
Toomey serves as the trusted outside general counsel for international, privately held, and small to mid-market companies in the aerospace, transportation, manufacturing, food production, office, and retail services industries, among others. He has more than 37 years of successful business and courtroom experience in helping business owners and organizations sustain and build their enterprises. Clients rely on his rare combination of business experience and legal expertise to meet their needs. Toomey regularly advises clients on issues involving commercial & civil litigation, employment law, insurance and risk management, ethics and business compliance, real estate, intellectual property, internal/external investigations, strategic transactions, corporate structure issues and other business law matters.
Sackett Pohlenz focuses her practice on commercial development, clean air and water concerns, renewable energy projects and waste management. She regularly advises clients on a range of transactional, regulatory, administrative, and litigation matters, assisting them in making strategic business decisions related to the environment. Sackett Pohlenz represents local governments, private and publicly traded corporations, and individuals. She counsels clients on federal and state environmental regulations and laws concerning land, air, and water, such as CERCLA, RCRA, AHERA, NESHAP, the Illinois Environmental Protection Act, the Illinois Public Utilities Act, and the Illinois Natural Area Preservation Act. Sackett Pohlenz has trial experience and understands the business decisions that are considered by clients in a well negotiated resolution. She also manages commercial litigation matters for her clients, such as breach of contract and foreclosure actions.
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