Ari Ghosal Joins Whiteford

Date: August 21, 2013

Bethesda -- Whiteford Taylor & Preston is pleased to announce that Ari Ghosal is joining the firm's Labor & Employment group. He will be based in the Bethesda office.

Mr. Ghosal has a diversified business practice. In addition to his extensive employment experience, he serves as a problem-solving lawyer on all facets of business-related issues.  He serves as general counsel on the full range of corporate and employment issues for government contractors, architects and engineers, technology professionals and various other businesses and represents corporate and individual clients in a variety of legal disputes and in all phases of civil litigation before state and federal courts.

Mr. Ghosal is a 2003 graduate of The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, where he served as Staff Editor of the Catholic University Law Review. He also has a Master's Degree from the American University School of International Service and his Physiology & Neurobiology from the University of Maryland, College Park.  He is admitted to practice in Maryland and Washington, DC.

He has a leadership role in many professional associations, serving on the Peer Review Committee of the Attorney Grievance Commission of the Maryland State Bar Association, on the Board of the Asian-Pacific American Bar Association (Maryland Chapter) and as the APABA's Co-Chair on the Judicial Selections Committee to the Maryland State Bar – Court of Appeals.  This year, he is being named to the "Hot List" of successful younger attorneys by Lawyers of Color.

Martin Fletcher, the firm's Managing Partner, commented, "We are delighted to welcome Ari to the firm.  He is a superb addition to our Bethesda office and will help further expand the services we offer our metropolitan Washington clients."

Mr. Ghosal noted, “It's great to be part of Whiteford's growing Bethesda office. I am excited to be able to provide my clients a very broad suite of services to meet their legal needs.”

About Whiteford, Taylor & Preston: The 165 attorneys at Whiteford, Taylor & Preston are dedicated to helping our clients protect and grow their businesses through strategic business and litigation services. We serve our clients in the region, across the nation and around the globe from our base of nine offices in Maryland, Washington, D.C., Virginia, Delaware, and Michigan.