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Ellen Moran Dwyer

Ellen Moran Dwyer

Crowell & Moring LLP
Managing Partner
Washington, DC, USA

Ellen M. Dwyer is the managing partner of Crowell & Moring LLP.  As managing partner and a member of the firm's executive committee, Ellen is responsible for the overall operation of the firm's U.S. and foreign offices and, together with the firm's senior leadership, setting the firm's strategy and direction.  In 2012, Law360 named her in its "List of Most Innovative Managing Partners" that recognized 10 law firm leaders for adopting innovative approaches to law firm management during challenging economic times.  In 2014, Law360 ranked Ellen among its "Female Power Brokers."

Ellen maintains an active labor and employment practice representing employers in the full array of labor and employment matters, including class action and individual claims filed under federal and state anti-discrimination and related employment laws.  She earned her undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, from St. Lawrence University and her law degree, cum laude, from Cornell Law School.  Ellen is a fellow of the American Bar Association and a director of Focus on the Children, a nonprofit organization serving the needs of impoverished children.


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