Exec will o'see employment litigation, claims

Ann Calfas has been upped to senior veep of employment litigation for the Fox Entertainment Group.

Calfas will oversee all employment litigation and claims for Fox and its subsids and manage the studio’s employment law department.

“I am thrilled that Ann has agreed to take on a larger role after almost seven years of terrific work in the litigation department,” said Gary D. Roberts, exec veep of litigation. “Her leadership assures that we will continue to have an employment law team that is the envy of every law firm in Los Angeles.”

Since joining Fox in 1994, Calfas has been involved with the inhouse litigation of employment suits, as well as providing legal advice and counseling. She also has overseen legal training for the Fox companies.

A graduate of Stanford Law School, Calfas practiced in the labor and employment department of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher before joining Fox.

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