January 12, 2021

NEWARK, NJ – CK has promoted four members of its team of litigators, spotlighting the individual practices of Lauren Paxton, a newly-elected Partner, along with Martin Gandelman, Philip Morrow, and Gregory Sonam Mullens, now serving as Counsel to the firm.

Lauren Paxton joined the firm in early 2020, focusing on all matters of employment law. She regularly handles employment litigation, workplace investigations, government inquiries and enforcement actions, high-stakes workplace disputes, and C-suite employment negotiations.

In a joint statement, Senior Partners Thomas Calcagni and Eric Kanefsky noted, “We’re thrilled welcoming Lauren to the partnership. Anyone meeting her instantly appreciates that she’s a lawyer of tremendous savvy and substance, and we – and our clients – have all benefited from her skill and professionalism. She embodies all the talent and tenacity upon which CK prides itself.”

In promoting Martin Gandelman, Philip Morrow, and Gregory Sonam Mullens to Counsel, Calcagni and Kanfesky added, “It’s a great moment at CK when we can promote a class like this. Marty, Phil, and Greg have shown tremendous growth as attorneys and we, as a team, see them as a pivotal part of our bright future. “

Calcagni & Kanefsky is a Newark- and New York City-based boutique law firm of former Federal and State prosecutors, who bring their exceptional litigation experience to bear for clients with critical matters. Our attorneys are known and respected for their tenacious advocacy, superior credibility, and inside knowledge allowing them to manage, navigate, and favorably resolve government investigations and other high-stakes disputes.