McCarthy Lebit’s Ann-Marie Ahern Named 2020 Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers®
McCarthy, Lebit, Crystal & Liffman Co., LPA is pleased to announce that principal attorney Ann-Marie Ahern has been named Cleveland, Ohio’s Lawyer of the Year Employment Law – Individuals in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.
Ahern leads the firm’s Employment practice and has been nationally recognized by Best Lawyers® since 2017. She has devoted her entire career to representing people in employment disputes. Over the past 20 years, she has successfully litigated hundreds of employment disputes on behalf of her clients, and has obtained verdicts and settlements well in excess of $50 million. As a Certified Specialist in Labor and Employment Law, Ahern is knowledgeable of all facets of employment law and represents employees at each stage of the employment relationship.
Ahern has tried cases to juries involving issues of age discrimination, sex discrimination and sexual harassment, race discrimination, disability discrimination/ failure to accommodate, wrongful discharge, and illegal retaliation. She has been at the forefront of the #Metoo and sexual harassment awareness movement and has been a steadfast supporter of victims of all forms of illegal discrimination.
Founded in 1981 the Best Lawyers® Peer Review Guide, now in its 25th edition, is based on an exhaustive annual peer-review survey. Because of the rigorous and transparent methodology used by Best Lawyers®, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in the publication is considered a singular honor.
“Ann-Marie typifies the type and caliber of attorney we aspire to have at McCarthy Lebit,” said Managing Principal Rob Glickman. “She is talented, hard-working and client-centric in everything she does. We are proud to have her on our team.”