Saul Ewing Further Strengthens Newark Litigation Practice with the Addition of John A. Basinger

Saul Ewing Further Strengthens Newark Litigation Practice with the Addition of John A. Basinger

(Newark, NJ - 2015-07-13)

Saul Ewing LLP, a full-service law firm with more than 270 lawyers in 11 East Coast offices, today announced that John A. Basinger has joined the firm as a partner in the Commercial Litigation Practice.  He will be resident in the firm’s Newark, NJ and New York, NY offices.

Mr. Basinger brings to Saul Ewing deep experience in contract and business tort, intellectual property, product and premises liability, construction defect, criminal and civil rights disputes. He has also advised organizations in corporate compliance and government investigations. Mr. Basinger also brings significant experience to the firm in the area of alternative dispute resolution.

"John has a stellar reputation in New York and New Jersey," said Ted Baines, Chair of the Commercial Litigation Practice.  "His experience appearing before a variety of courts and government agencies and his emphasis on dispute resolution will enhance the services we offer to clients. We are fortunate to have him on board."

Prior to joining Saul Ewing, Mr. Basinger was a Partner in the New York office of Baker & McKenzie.

Mr. Basinger earned his law degree, cum laude, from Harvard Law School, and his undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, from University of Oklahoma.