Allen Fagin, a Partner at Proskauer Rose LLP, is a leading labor and employment lawyer, based in New York City. His practice focuses on litigating matters involving telecommunications, entertainment, financial services, and health care, representing clients in state and federal courts. He also works with financial services and insurance industry clients through arbitration panels of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. Allen served as Chairman of Proskauer from 2005 to 2011, and previously was Co-Chair of the firm’s Labor & Employment Law Department. Highly esteemed for his work in the field of labor and employment law, Allen has appeared on CNN and has been quoted in publications such as Businessweek, US News & World Report, The New York Times, Crain’s New York Business, The New York Law Journal, and the ABA Journal. He has authored articles for The National Law Journal, Legal Report, Corporate Counselor, Human Resource Executive and The Practical Lawyer. Allen has been listed as one of the Best Lawyers in America from 1989 to 2011. New York Magazine has also recognized him as one of the top 100 best lawyers in New York. Additionally, he is listed in The International Who’s Who of Management Labour & Employment Lawyers. Allen received his J.D. from Harvard Law School, his B.A. from Columbia University and a Master of Public Policy from Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government.