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Adrienne L. Saldaña

asaldana@spivaklipton.com
Tel: (212) 765-2100 ext. 16
Fax: (212) 765-8954

Ms. Saldaña joined the firm in 1996 and became a partner in 2005.  She received her law degree from Georgetown University Law Center in 1994, where she was a member of the Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics.  She received her undergraduate degree in Economics and English Literature from Rice University in 1990.  Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Saldaña was an associate of the firm O’Donnell, Schwartz & Anderson PC in Washington, D.C.  She was born in Houston, Texas.

Admissions:

  • States of New York, California and Virginia and the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court, New York, Southern District
  • U.S. District Court, New York, Eastern District
  • U.S. District Court, New York, Northern District
  • U.S. District Court, Michigan, Eastern District
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

Speaking Engagements:

  • Guest Lecturer, Cardozo Law School, on NLRB v. Kentucky River Community Care, Inc., 532 U.S. 706 (2001), 2004
  • Speaker and Conference paper, Update on NLRA Issues, New York State Bar Association, Labor and Employment Annual Meeting, 2004
  • Speaker and Conference paper, How to Handle Basic Employment Discrimination Cases, Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Continuing Legal Education Series, 2000.

Publications:

  • Co-Author, Politics and Prosecution: The Independent Counsel Statute, 53 THE RECORD 574 (1998)
  • Author, Conflicts of Interest in Union Representation: Should Exclusivity Be Abolished?, 6 GEO.J.LEGAL ETHICS 133 (1992)

 

Professional Activities:

  • Member, Board of Directors, Women’s Project, 2009-2014