Avi Stadler is General Counsel of Esquire Deposition Solutions, which he joined in May of 2014. He also serves as the Chief of Staff for the CEO.
Prior to joining Esquire, from 2010-14, Avi was counsel in the litigation department of Sutherland Asbill & Brennan, where he represented the financial industry in federal and state court, arbitration, investigations, and regulatory actions brought by the Securities and Exchange Commission, the state of Georgia, and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. He also litigated cases involving business disputes, professional liability, intellectual property, employment discrimination, and white-collar crimes. From 2006-08, he was a partner at the firm, and from 2002-06, an associate.
Between tours of duty at Sutherland, he was the director of professional development at McKenna Long & Aldridge, where he was responsible for firm-wide training initiatives and talent management and acted as chair of the firm’s associate compensation committee as well as counseled attorneys on their career development and goals.
A former adjunct professor at Georgia Tech, Stadler served as a law clerk for the Honorable Julie E. Carnes of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.
Avi graduated as the First Honor Graduate from Emory University School of Law and was the Executive Notes and Comments Editor of the Emory Law Journal. Avi is a cum laude graduate of Duke University with a degree in public policy studies.