SEATTLE, January 2, 2008 – Garvey Schubert Barer is pleased to announce that attorney Anne F. Preston has been reelected to serve as managing director of the firm's Seattle office for 2008. Garvey Schubert Barer is among a short list of major Seattle law firms managed by women.
"Our firm continues to embrace a tradition of promoting women in leadership roles," said John Hoerster, the firm's managing director and chair. "We are privileged to have such a talented visionary play a central role in firm management. Anne is a valued colleague and an exceptional lawyer and leader."
Preston's practice is in labor and employment law, alternative dispute resolution, and litigation. She assists clients with respect to the full spectrum of labor and employment matters, including litigating employment disputes, advising clients on the myriad of labor and employment issues which arise in a business context, and negotiating collective bargaining agreements.