Strong Growth Continues at Paul Hastings with Executive Compensation Partner in Palo Alto
October 06, 2016
Palo Alto – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, continues its strong growth streak with the announcement today that
His arrival follows the
“Dan has a reputation as a skilled navigator of the complex compensation and benefit challenges connected to transactions, which will be a tremendous resource for our clients in Silicon Valley,” said Seth Zachary, chair of Paul Hastings. “Our Employment Law practice is a cornerstone of the firm. Adding top-tier lawyers like Dan, who are leaders in their fields, is part of why Paul Hastings continues to be recognized as one of the world’s top employment law firms,” he added.
“I’m thrilled to join Paul Hastings to be part of a vibrant Employment Law practice that I have long admired,” said Stellenberg. “I was particularly attracted to Paul Hastings’ commitment to strengthening its practices in Palo Alto and San Francisco and the tremendous opportunities presented by the firm’s continuing growth in Silicon Valley,” he added.
Stellenberg’s practice focuses on the design and implementation of equity compensation and bonus plans, executive employment and separation agreements, and the corresponding tax, accounting, and securities law issues. He is a key member of a transactional practice team, helping employers to manage the transition of employees and their benefits during and after a merger or acquisition, joint venture, or spin-off.
His experience also encompasses employee integration and retention, due diligence, golden parachute and deferred compensation issues. In addition, he also handles a broad range of compliance issues concerning complex tax, disclosure, EU data privacy, and Chinese currency exchange laws in connection with mergers, acquisitions, and equity compensation programs.
At Paul Hastings, our purpose is clear — to help our clients and people navigate new paths to growth. With a strong presence throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the U.S., Paul Hastings is recognized as one of the world’s most innovative global law firms.