Emily Reber

Emily Reber is a litigation associate in the Portland office. Emily’s practice focuses on civil litigation and counseling in the fields of employment and business law. Emily has experience litigating and advising clients on a wide range of employment matters such as breach of restrictive covenant, harassment and discrimination, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, and the Fair Labor Standards Act. Emily also represents clients in disputes involving breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, and fraud claims.

Firm Overview:

The Portland office serves local, national and international clients in a variety of industries, with a particular focus on utilities and independent power producers. The experience of lawyers practicing in the Portland office includes federal and state energy regulatory, reliability compliance and renewable resource integration; utility mergers and acquisitions; utility and partnership tax; and the development, purchase, sale and finance of renewable and conventional power projects. In addition, lawyers represent clients in matters involving US-Canada cross-border securities and real estate development and acquisitions.

Portland office lawyers are committed to serving their local community by volunteering and supporting organizations such as the Oregon Food Bank, Youth Progress Association, The Freshwater Trust, The Dougy Center, Girls, Inc., the Oregon Asian Pacific American Bar Association, and Portland Center Stage.

James B. Rosenblum

James Rosenblum is the founding partner of Rosenblum Newfield, LLC. The firm provides senior level, relationship-based civil and administrative litigation services for a broad array of individuals, service providers, and corporations.

Many clients include health care providers across the spectrum, i.e., physicians, hospitals, nursing homes, home health care agencies. Litigated matters have included most major medical specialties, including obstetrics, anesthesia, neurosurgery, general surgery, thoracic surgery, head and neck surgery, primary care, cardiology, pathology and geriatrics.

Other issues handled by the firm include extra-contractual liability against insurers (so-called bad faith actions), self-insurance trusts, contractual litigation (sales contracts, uniform commercial code, product defects), and general liability matters.

Mr. Rosenblum, formerly a Partner at the New York City headquarters of a large, multi-location law firm, has won high profile trials in New York and Connecticut. He has authored numerous published articles and given many presentations to legal, medical and business groups. He is a Fellow of the American Bar Association, a member of the Litigation Counsel of America, and a Fellow of the New York Academy of Medicine. He has been included in Connecticut and New England directory of “Super Lawyers©” for years and has an AV Martindale-Hubbell rating.

All clients – big and small – receive prompt, thoughtful and personalized attention from senior partners. We are happy to provide references from clients – throughout the United States – with whom we have worked.

Founded in 1992, Rosenblum Newfield, LLC has offices in New York and Connecticut. Members of the firm and Associates are admitted in New York and Connecticut, The firm works with firms in other States where matters are pending. The firm has state of the art technology including electronic billing in multiple formats and high level cyber-protection policies and resources.