2010 June 2
New York, N.Y., June 2, 2010 – KCC, a Computershare company and a class action settlement administrator, today announced that Elaine S. Kusel has joined the company as Director, Class Action Services in its New York office. Kusel brings more than 16-years experience as a litigator and former equity partner of Milberg, Weiss Bershad & Schulman. In her new role, Kusel will support the company’s growth initiatives as a securities industry expert and member of the business development team, as well as contribute her professional experience to key class action client engagements.
“The addition of Elaine Kusel exemplifies our commitment to offer professional-level, value-added class action administration services,” said Michael Frishberg, KCC’s Vice President, Business Development. “Her experience in litigating class action matters strengthens KCC’s ability to formulate solutions that alleviate the increasing administrative burdens that legal professionals face today.”
While at Milberg, Kusel represented clients in various litigation matters including federal securities and consumer fraud actions. As co-lead counsel, she played a prominent role in the Lucent Technologies, Inc. Securities Litigation. Prior to joining Milberg Weiss, Elaine spent eight years working in the U.S. House of Representatives serving as Legislative Director and Counsel to a Member of Congress who served on the House Energy and Commerce Committee. Kusel received Bachelor of Arts degree from Boston University, a Juris Doctorate from George Washington University Law School and is admitted to practice in New York State, the Southern District of New York and before the Second Circuit.
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