G. Maria Fleisher
Associate
PROFILE

Maria’s Profile

Maria advises clients in matters related to employee benefits and executive compensation including 409A compliance, severance, employee benefits issues in mergers and acquisitions, benefits-related labor relations issues, benefits-related bankruptcy issues and proceedings before government agencies (IRS and DOL) with respect to benefits and compensation matters. She represents employers in the design, implementation, demonstration, and correction of tax-qualified retirement plans, non-qualified deferred compensation plans, executive compensation arrangements, and health and other welfare benefit plans.

In addition, Maria has experience in the area of mergers and acquisitions where she represents both buyers and sellers of small to mid-size firms across a range of industries. Through the due diligence review process involved with various transactions, she has reviewed hundreds of commercial contracts in a variety of industries including manufacturing, healthcare, and technology.

CONTACT
T 205.254.1117
F 205.714.6601
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Assistant
Stacy Stewart
BAR ADMISSIONS
State Bar:Alabama
EDUCATION
Cumberland School of Law (2011, J.D., summa cum laude; Cumberland Law Review, Copy Editor; Presidential Scholarship; Judge Abraham Caruthers Fellow)
University of Alabama (2008, B.A., summa cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa)
Blog
The American Health Care Act: Round Two
In March 2017, we issued a Client Advisory on the proposed and ultimately unsuccessful “American Health Care Act” (the “AHCA”), House Republicans’ first attempted legislation to replace the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”) under President Tr...
Publication
Employment Law - Title VII - Fire Department Must Enforce Test Results That Operated to Exclude Most Minorities From Getting Promotions
Blog
Senate Republicans Release Proposed ACA-Replacement Bill: The Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017
Congressional Republicans are back at it again with the latest proposed legislation to rollback the Affordable Care Act. Last week, Senate Republicans released a bill titled the “Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017” (the “BCRA”) that wo...