Partner, Proskauer Rose LLP, New York, NY
John P. Barry is a partner in the Labor & Employment Department and co-head of the Non-Compete & Trade Secret Group. John is an experienced trial lawyer who has appeared in courts across the U.S., and is sought out by clients for their most sensitive, sophisticated and important restrictive covenant, trade secret and employment matters. He is able to quickly dissect the issues and recognize the pressure points of how a case will unfold before a jury, court or administrative agency. He regularly “jumps in” to assist clients with situations involving an executive’s departure, a mass exodus (or raid) or the planned hire of an employee or team of employees from a competitor.