McGlinchey News Release
McGlinchey Grows Northeast Presence with Boston, New York Hires
McGlinchey Stafford is pleased to announce the hires of three attorneys in the firm’s Northeast offices in October. Joining the Consumer Financial Services Litigation and Commercial Litigation practice groups are Jack I. Siegal (Member/Partner) and Jameson Pasek (Associate) in Boston, and Asher A. Klein (Of Counsel) in New York City.
“McGlinchey is committed to being present and responsive to meet client needs. Boston and New York are critical to the country’s financial, insurance, and commercial markets, and our clients know they can count on us to protect their interests in this region,” said Rudy Aguilar, McGlinchey’s Managing Member.
“We are thrilled to add senior attorneys with significant experience both delivering excellent client service and mentoring fellow attorneys to our Northeastern footprint,” said Anthony Rollo, who chairs McGlinchey’s nationwide Commercial Litigation and seventy-attorney Consumer Financial Services Litigation practice groups.
Jack is an experienced trial attorney with numerous first chair bench and jury trials to his credit across his twenty-year career. He has successfully managed a wide variety of complex commercial disputes, financial services litigation, creditors’ rights cases, white-collar criminal matters, regulatory proceedings, and government investigations. He has a breadth of experience at the state, federal, and appellate levels, and in arbitration.
Asher comes to McGlinchey with more than a decade of experience in financial services and bankruptcy litigation, particularly in the real estate context. He represents clients ranging from large corporate lenders to small credit unions. Asher has significant trial experience in state and federal courts representing clients in all manner of commercial and civil litigation matters and has supervised attorney teams dedicated to delivering seamless client service.
Jameson has worked on matters including securities litigation, employment, bankruptcy, intellectual property disputes, partnership/shareholder disputes, product liability, and D&O litigation. He has particular experience in real estate and mortgage-related issues, as well as medical malpractice.
“We are very excited to add Jack and Jameson to our accomplished litigation team here in Boston, strengthening our ‘New England hub’ of services for clients from across our national platform,” said Patrick Voke, Managing Member of the Boston office. The Boston office, which opened in June 2019, is McGlinchey’s newest.
“McGlinchey is very well-respected in the commercial and financial services spaces,” said Jack Siegal. “Their attorneys’ depth of litigation experience, paired with their creative approach and successful track record really drew me to the firm. Jameson and I look forward to growing McGlinchey’s capabilities here in the New England area.”
“A comprehensive understanding of New York’s laws is particularly instrumental for players in the financial services industry, and adding an attorney with Asher’s experience is a tremendous benefit for our clients,” said Mikelle Bliss, Managing Attorney in McGlinchey’s New York City office. McGlinchey has served clients from the New York City office since 2014, and from the Albany, New York office since 2004.
“I was attracted to McGlinchey based on its reputation as a top-notch firm and its focus on client service,” said Asher Klein. “I am excited to contribute to its great work here in New York.”
With 15 offices nationwide, McGlinchey serves businesses of all scopes and sizes in more than 40 practice areas, including class action defense; commercial litigation; consumer financial services; corporate and transactional; government and internal investigations; insurance regulation, compliance, coverage, and litigation; intellectual property; labor and employment; products liability; public finance; and real estate, among others. The firm currently has 63 attorneys recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021, 19 attorneys recognized by Chambers USA 2020, and 50 practice areas recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2021 “Best Law Firms”.