Proskauer Rose LLP

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Department

USA - Nationwide
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What the team is known for Highly respected for its comprehensive expertise in a wide variety of employee benefits and compensation issues, including single and multiemployer plan compliance, ERISA and executive compensation. Regularly advises clients on employee benefits arrangements affected by complex commercial transactions. Also fields expertise in counseling senior management teams on the design and implementation of high-level executive compensation programs.

Strengths A client reports: "They are a very strong team - they are technically knowledgeable and deliver practical, helpful advice."

According to one interviewee, "the work is very high quality; they're very responsive to clients and actually very practical."

Another client comments: "They are top-notch professionals and collaborative in their interactions."

Work highlights Counseled Celgene on the executive compensation and employee benefits aspects of its $9 billion acquisition of Juno Therapeutics.

Notable practitioners

Cochair of the firm's employee benefits and executive compensation group, Paul Hamburger is based in Washington, DC and is a key contact for clients.