Emerging Boutique Law Firm Spiro Harrison Announces the Promotion of Three New Litigation Partners

Spiro Harrison announced today the promotion of three attorneys to Partner - Meredith Sharoky Paley, Thomas M. Kenny, and Michael J. Sullivan. These new litigation Partners are strategically positioned to use their increased roles to deepen Spiro Harrison's experience across its litigation practice areas.

Meredith Sharoky Paley represents clients in high-stakes commercial litigation, including those relating to breach of contract, misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, and securities issues. She also has extensive experience in alternative dispute resolution, having successfully resolved cases through both mediation and arbitration in numerous fora.  Meredith's experience further extends to handling internal and government criminal investigations.  Meredith joined Spiro Harrison in 2018, after serving for several years as a Vice President in Compliance at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and before that as a litigation associate in the New York office of Norton Rose Fulbright. Meredith received her J.D. from George Washington University Law School with honors and her B.A. from the University of Michigan with distinction. 

Thomas M. Kenny has practiced extensively in the state and federal trial and appellate courts in New York, New Jersey, and throughout the country.  He focuses his practice in complex commercial litigation and has represented clients in all aspects of litigation including several bench and jury trials and numerous successful appeals as well as in arbitrations and mediations. Tom joined Spiro Harrison in January 2019 after spending seven years as an associate in the commercial litigation group at Riker Danzig. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Notre Dame Law School where he was an Article Editor of the Notre Dame Law Review. 

Michael J. Sullivan focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation. He represents clients in a variety of industries, both as plaintiffs and defendants, in all manner of business disputes, including business breakups, breach of contract, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, business torts, statutory violations, and similar claims. Michael has broad trial and appellate experience in federal and state courts in New Jersey and New York and has successfully tried several cases. He has also represented clients in criminal and regulatory investigations, administrative proceedings, and internal investigations. Prior to joining Spiro Harrison in 2019, Michael was an associate with Dechert LLP and Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. He graduated from Fordham University School of Law.

"The promotion of these three talented lawyers reflects our dedication to growing our team to ensure our clients receive the highest level of service in the industry," Partner Jason Spiro stated. "Their outstanding record in complex civil and criminal litigation and extensive federal government experience will make them outstanding partners in our Firm."   

"We pride ourselves on providing value-driven, client-focused service with 'Big Law' experience, and the addition of these three new partners increases our resources and capabilities as premiere counsel for our business client," said Partner David Harrison. "Our attorneys are creative and ambitious thinkers that will bring incredible results and value to our clients."

About Spiro Harrison (www.spiroharrison.com)

Spiro Harrison, a full-service boutique law firm based in New Jersey and New York, offers strategic counsel on complex litigation, commercial disputes, and business transactions. The Firm offers clients "Big Law" expertise through a customized, boutique approach. Spiro Harrison has offices in Short Hills and Red Bank, New Jersey and New York City.

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