John Albanese is an associate in the Firm’s Minneapolis office. Mr. Albanese concentrates his practice on consumer protection issues with a focus on Fair Credit Reporting Act violations related to criminal background checks. Mr. Albanese has also prosecuted class and collective actions for unfair lending practices, unfair debt collection, wage and hour violations, and violations of ERISA.
Shanon J. Carson
Shanon J. Carson is a Managing Shareholder of the Firm. He Co-Chairs the Firm’s Employment Law and Consumer Protection Departments, and is a member of the Firm’s Commercial Litigation, Environmental & Mass Tort, Employee Benefits/ERISA, Insurance & Financial Products & Services, and Lending Practices and Borrowers’ Rights Departments.
E. Michelle Drake
E. Michelle Drake is a Shareholder in Berger Montague’s Minneapolis office. With career settlements and verdicts valued at more than $150 million, Michelle has had great success at a young age and in a wide variety of cases.
Michael T. Fantini
Michael T. Fantini is a shareholder in the Consumer Protection and Commercial Litigation practice groups with Berger Montague. Mr. Fantini concentrates his practice on consumer class action litigation.
Jon J. Lambiras
Jon J. Lambiras, Esq., CPA, CFE is a shareholder in the Securities and Consumer Protection practice groups at Berger Montague. Since joining the firm in 2003, he has practiced primarily in the areas of securities fraud, consumer fraud, and data breach class actions.
Sherrie R. Savett
Chairwoman of the Firm & Managing Shareholder
Sherrie R. Savett, Chairwoman of the Firm, Chair of the Securities Litigation Department and Qui Tam/False Claims Act Department, and member of the Firm’s Management Committee, has practiced in the area of securities litigation and class actions since 1975.
Sarah R. Schalman-Bergen
Sarah R. Schalman-Bergen is a Shareholder at the Firm. She Co-Chairs the Firm’s Employment Law Department and is a member of the Firm’s Antitrust, Insurance Products & Financial Services, and Lending Practices & Borrowers’ Rights Departments. She is also a member of the Firm’s Hiring Committee, Associate Development Committee and Pro Bono Committee.