Saxton & Stump, a Pennsylvania-based law firm, is pleased to welcome attorney Maureen Gimpel Maley as Senior Counsel for the firm’s Labor and Employment and Internal Investigations groups. Maley brings more than 25 years of legal experience, including 15 years as in-house counsel, to the firm. She has deep knowledge of employment law, litigation, internal investigations, risk management and contract negotiation. Maley will also serve in the firm’s Business and Corporate, Healthcare, Senior Care Services and Hospitality groups.
“We are delighted that Maureen has chosen to build her practice with Saxton & Stump,” said CEO James W. Saxton. “Maureen has a reputation for handling matters with a sense of creativity, sensitivity and practicality, which will make her a great asset to our clients. She brings high energy to our newly-expanded Lancaster office and her extraordinary range of experience will support the firm’s growth strategy in key practice areas.”
Maley was previously Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of employment and litigation for one of the nation’s largest post-acute care providers, where she advised on legal matters impacting long-term care and therapy businesses at more than 1,000 locations in 47 states. In this role, she managed an in-house team of employment attorneys and paralegals as well as outside counsel with a multi-million dollar legal-spend budget.
Maley also negotiated and mediated employment and commercial disputes, consulted on day-to-day human resources operations and developed training programs. She managed a class action litigation to a successful decision at the United States Supreme Court.
Most recently, Maley was Vice President of Employment and Business Affairs at a leading regional gaming operator. In this role, she advised the corporate team and operators of 41 gaming and racing facilities in 18 states on all aspects of employment law.
After she received her J.D and LL.M from Duke University School of Law, Maureen began her career with Dechert Price & Rhoads (now Dechert LLP) in Philadelphia.
Saxton & Stump is a full-service law firm serving businesses by providing legal and consulting services. The firm’s professionals apply strategic solutions and provide problem-solving support to help clients navigate legal issues and thrive in an increasingly complex world.