Lynne Bernabei and Alan Kabat co-authored an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of the NAACP and nine 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 social […]

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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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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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On November 5, 2015, Lynne Bernabei did a Continuing Legal Education presentation at the annual conference of the American Bar Association, Section of Labor and Employment Law in Philadelphia.  Lynne’s presentation, co-authored with Alan Kabat, was “Do We Really Need Experts in This Case and When Should We Hire Them”.  She discussed […]

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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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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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Lynne Bernabei, Alan Kabat, and Jillian Wilson Ambrose recently published “Social Media in the Workplace – Employment Law Issues” in the Social Media Law & Policy Report. They discussed the employment problems arising from the use and misuse of social media, both within and outside the workplace, and how the courts, legislatures, […]

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