Sohn Named Wagner Law Group Partner

January 4, 2011 ( – John J. Sohn has been named a partner, effective January 1, in the Boston-based Wagner Law Group.

According to a press release, Sohn, who graduated from Harvard Law School, advises on all aspects of executive compensation and employee benefits plans, with specialized expertise in fiduciary and investment-related matters under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA).

Prior to joining The Wagner Law Group, Sohn was previously with Legg Mason, Inc., where he was responsible for all aspects of ERISA Title I investment matters, including advising on investment management and advisory arrangements, prohibited transaction exemptions, the Investment Advisers Act, and all types of financial products and services.