Lynne Bernabei and Alan Kabat co-authored an amicus brief on behalf of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights under Law and seven other non-profit legal groups, in the appeal challenging the Trump Administration’s Executive Order that banned immigration from a number of countries.  Their amicus brief argued that the Executive Order improperly promoted […]

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The National Law Journal recently published an opinion piece by Kristen Sinisi and Alan Kabat, “What’s Next for Whistleblowers”  They discussed whether the new administration – which wants to dismantle the Dodd-Frank Act – will also do away with its whistleblower provisions, and conclude that there is strong bipartisan support that should preserve […]

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Bernabei & Kabat, PLLC, based in Washington, D.C., is nationally recognized for its expertise in the areas of employment law, sexual harassment law, whistleblower law, civil rights and civil liberties matters, Sarbanes-Oxley claims, and training. In addition to an active litigation practice in federal and state courts and administrative tribunals, the firm frequently represents partners, […]

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On September 17, 2016, the U.S. Treasury Department announced that Bernabei & Kabat client, Al Haramain Islamic Foundation, would be removed from its sanctions blacklist as part of a settlement. Reuters quoted partner, Lynne Bernabei, “[the decision is] an acknowledgement that there was no basis to designate them in the first place.” For the full […]

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Lynne Bernabei and Alan Kabat were once again selected for the Super Lawyers – Washington, D.C. 2016. This annual listing covers the top 5 percent of lawyers in private practice in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Lynne was also honored by being […]

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The Government Executive recently published a column by Lynne Bernabei and Alan Kabat, “The Never Ending War on Federal Whistleblowers”, which discussed how Congress and Executive Branch have been targeting whistleblowers through both the courts and through recent pending legislation that makes it easier to discipline or remove federal employees without providing them with […]

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We are proud to announce that Super Lawyers® Annual Directory, Business Edition, 2015 lists Bernabei & Kabat, PLLC as the top small law firm for employment law in Washington, D.C.

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Once again, Lynne Bernabei  and Alan Kabat were listed in the Best Lawyers® in Washington D.C. for 2016, based on their work in employment law and civil rights law.  Best Lawyers is based on peer-review surveys and evaluations.

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The Practical Lawyer recently published an article by Lynne Bernabei and Alan Kabat, “Law Firms Penalizing Departing Partners? – That Goes Straight to the Penalty Box!”.  This article discusses the improper attempts by law firms to penalize departing partners who leave for a competing law firm.  Lynne and Alan discuss how the […]

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As in past years, Lynne Bernabei, Dave Wachtel and Alan Kabat, were all listed in the Super Lawyers database for 2015, www.superlawyers.com.washington-dc, which is limited to the top 5 percent of lawyers in private practice, as rated by their peers.

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