Laura represents clients in complex commercial litigation matters, with a focus on class action litigation, employment litigation, energy litigation and financial services litigation. She has experience defending claims alleging violations of both federal and state employment discrimination laws, the Fair Labor Standards Act, federal consumer protection statutes, and several state consumer protection laws. She also has handled cases involving products liability, environmental litigation, commercial fraud, trade secrets, tortious interference and other business torts, contract disputes, and mineral rights disputes. Laura practices before both state and federal courts across the country. She has also handled appellate matters before the Illinois and Pennsylvania appellate courts and before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.