Leech Tishman Elects New Partner

Lisa M. Schonbeck Named as New Partner of the Firm

PITTSBURGH, PA – Leech Tishman is pleased to announce the election of Lisa M. Schonbeck as a new partner of the firm. Lisa practices in Leech Tishman’s Employment and Litigation Practice Groups.

Lisa counsels employers in all areas of employment law, and regularly represents employers in employment discrimination cases in federal and state court as well as before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission and the Pittsburgh Commission on Human Relations.

Lisa also advises employers in handling diverse employment and personnel issues, including Family & Medical Leave Act compliance, reductions in force and compliance with the Worker Adjustment Retraining and Notification (WARN) Act, employee handbooks, employment agreements, severance agreements, restrictive covenants, and wage and hour issues.

“Lisa has always been an integral part of our employment and litigation lawyer teams and a tremendous asset to the clients she serves,” stated Sally Griffith Cimini, Leech Tishman partner and Chair of the firm’s Employment Practice Group. “We are very pleased to have her join our partnership.”

Leech Tishman is a firm dedicated to providing full-service commercial legal services to individuals, businesses, and institutions. We combine a deep understanding of our clients and their businesses with skilled legal counsel to find solutions. Leech Tishman offers legal services in alternative dispute resolution, bankruptcy & creditors’ rights, construction, corporate, corporate & organizational investigations, employment, energy, environmental, safety & toxic torts, estates & trusts, government relations, insurance coverage & corporate risk mitigation, intellectual property, international legal matters, litigation, real estate, and taxation. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Leech Tishman also has offices in Chicago, IL, Los Angeles, CA, New York, NY and Wilmington, DE. For more information call 412.261.1600 or visit www.leechtishman.com.