Andrew Spital

Counsel

New York
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
787 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019-6099
T 212 728 8756
F 212 728 9756
aspitalwillkie.com

Andrew Spital is counsel in the Litigation Department, where he represents companies and individuals in a variety of complex commercial disputes with a focus on employment and class action litigation. Areas of experience include antidiscrimination laws, wage-and-hour regulations, contractual disputes and HR compliance. Andrew also regularly advises clients on HR issues, internal investigations, overtime compliance and risk mitigation.

Andrew Spital is counsel in the Litigation Department, where he represents companies and individuals in a variety of complex commercial disputes with a focus on employment and class action litigation. Areas of experience include antidiscrimination laws, wage-and-hour regulations, contractual disputes and HR compliance. Andrew also regularly advises clients on HR issues, internal investigations, overtime compliance and risk mitigation.

Selected Significant Matters

  • EEOC v. Bloomberg (S.D.N.Y.): obtained dismissal of pattern and practice discrimination and retaliation claims brought by the EEOC, and the dismissal of over 75 individual claimants
  • De Oca v. Bloomberg (S.D.N.Y.): represented Bloomberg in a wage-and-hour case involving a class of over 400 individuals
  • Jackson v. Bloomberg (S.D.NY.): represented Bloomberg in a wage-and-hour case involving a class of over 400 individuals
  • Hill v. Bloomberg (S.D.N.Y.): obtained summary judgment on all claims in a single-plaintiff discrimination case
  • Ben-Levy v. Bloomberg (S.D.N.Y.): obtained summary judgment on all claims in a single-plaintiff discrimination case
  • In re Converium Holding AG Securities Litigation (S.D.N.Y.): represented foreign issuer in securities class action arising out of IPO of reinsurance company
  • Adelphia Communications chapter 11 proceeding: represented debtor in trials, contested matters and adversary proceedings, including In re Adelphia (S.D.N.Y.); dismissal of appeal for mootness and judicial estoppel

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