Claudia focuses her practice on employee benefits and executive compensation, advising clients on the development and maintenance of qualified and non-qualified retirement and welfare benefit plans. She provides counsel on a wide range of employee benefit matters, including compliance issues under IRS and Department of Labor rules, benefit considerations in mergers and acquisitions, employee communications and fiduciary concerns.
Recent projects include:
Claudia is a member and past president of the Cleveland chapter of the Worldwide Employee Benefits (WEB) Network, serves on its local steering committee, and has been a frequent speaker for WEB. She also serves on the board of directors of Amigos de las Americas, Kent, Ohio chapter.
Before joining Calfee, Claudia was with Parker-Hannifin Corporation for 13 years, where she served as assistant general counsel, benefits. Prior to that, she was an attorney with Squire, Sanders & Dempsey and Willkie, Farr & Gallagher. Claudia joined Calfee in 2006.