Unrivaled Experience

We don’t work behind iron doors; we are true partners to our clients. Our decades of experience working on all sides of complex consumer protection and privacy laws has proven invaluable to helping businesses take on their most challenging compliance issues – whether that’s proactively managing their compliance programs, assessing the impact of legislative developments, or successfully defending against litigation and regulatory enforcement.

Michele Shuster 1200x1285
MANAGING PARTNER

Michele Shuster

A founding partner of the firm, Michele brings more than two decades of experience working with consumer-facing businesses in highly-regulated industries nationwide.

READ MORE

Helen Mac Murray 1200x1200
PARTNER

Helen Mac Murray

A leader in the consumer protection arena for more than two decades, Helen is a founding partner of the firm. Her practice focuses on defense of federal, state, and multistate consumer protection investigations and enforcement actions.

READ MORE

Nick Whisler 1200x1200
PARTNER

Nick Whisler

Leading the firm’s Compliance practice area, Nick brings more than a decade of experience helping M&S clients understand and comply with federal and state privacy, advertising, and telemarketing laws and regulations.

READ MORE

Lisa Messner 1200x1200
PARTNER

Lisa Messner

The firm’s Litigation Director, Lisa defends highly regulated businesses in class actions, complex commercial litigation, and government enforcement actions brought by state and federal agencies.

READ MORE

Josh Stevens 1200x1200
PARTNER

Josh Stevens

Advising on a range of proactive and responsive matters, Josh helps clients achieve their business goals while complying with federal and state consumer protection & privacy laws.

READ MORE

Chris Wager 0521 2
PARTNER

Chris Wager

Chris advises clients on telemarketing and privacy matters, helping them develop proactive compliance programs and successfully defending them in government enforcement actions, litigation, and class action lawsuits.

READ MORE

Betty Montgomery 1200x1200
OF COUNSEL

Betty Montgomery

Former Ohio Attorney General Betty Montgomery focuses her practice on helping clients understand and meet their regulatory compliance obligations and representing them before state regulators across the country.

READ MORE

Erica Hollar 1200x1200
SENIOR ATTORNEY

Erica Hollar

Drawing on previous experience as in-house counsel, Erica advises clients on federal and state consumer protection laws and defends them in litigation and government enforcement actions.

READ MORE

Chad Blackham 1200x1200 cropped 1
ASSOCIATE

Walter (Chad) Blackham

Chad provides compliance guidance and litigation defense on matters related to advertising and marketing, teleservices, cannabis, and other consumer protection issues.

READ MORE

Alex Walker 2
ASSOCIATE

Alex Walker

Alex helps clients understand and comply with federal and state laws related to advertising and marketing, teleservices, privacy, and other consumer protection matters.

READ MORE

Sandy Lynskey 1200x1200
OF COUNSEL

Sandy Lynskey

Bringing decades of experience in public service and in state regulatory roles, Sandy represents businesses of all sizes in enforcement actions by state attorneys general, the FTC, and the CFPB.

READ MORE

Ben Sigall 1200x1200
OF COUNSEL

Ben Sigall

Ben provides proactive counsel and conflict management services in matters related to consumer protection laws and intellectual property concerns.

READ MORE

News & Insights


Stay up-to-date on the issues that impact your business. Get news and insights delivered right to your inbox.

Start Typing
Skip to content