*I represent exclusively employers in the following specialties: Health Care, Telecommunications, Hospitality, Financial Services, Airlines
jury and non-jury trials; class actions; FLSA collective actions; NLRB ULP's and Organizing Proceedings; response to Corporate Campaigns and other Union organizing efforts, Union negotiations; representing management in Union and non-Union environments.
*Trial of complex labor and employment cases both jury and non-jury.
*Successfully argued appeals before many Courts of Appeals as well as the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts.
*Admitted to many Federal Courts of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.
*Trial Practice Advisor- Harvard Law School.
*Chief Negotiator for many collective bargaining agreements.
*Arbitrated and mediated numerous cases.
*Tried many cases before the National Labor Relations Board (ULP's and Representation cases in numerous industries).
*Mediator - Certified by the American Health Lawyers Association and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
*Member of many non-profit Boards of Trustees including AtlantiCare Health Systems and REACH, an organization devoted to helping victims of domestic violence.
Licensed since 1971
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2012|
|Leading Lawyer||Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers in Employment & Labor||2012|
|Super Lawyer||New York Super Lawyers||2009|
|Super Lawyer||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||N/A|
|Shareholder||Epstein Becker & Green, PC||2007 - Present|
|Partner||Foley & Lardner, LLP||2005 - 2007|
|Shareholder||Epstein Becker & Green, PC||1995 - 2005|
|Partner||Eckert Seamans||1992 - 1995|
|Partner||Fordham & Starrett||1985 - 1992|
|Area Counsel||General Electric Co.||1978 - 1985|
|Associate||Pitney Hardin, LLP||1973 - 1978|
|Attorney||National Labor Relations Board||1971 - 1973|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|New York State Bar Association||N/A||2008 - Present|
|REACH||Strategic Planning Committee & Finance Committee||2005 - Present|
|AtlantiCare Hospital||Bd of Trustees; Treasurer; Chair, Patient Care||1987 - 1997|
|Union Hospital||Past Treasurer and Finance Committee||1984 - 1985|
|Massachusetts Bar Foundation||Member||1981 - Present|
|Boston Bar Association||Member||1981 - Present|
|Penn Club||Member||1968 - Present|
|Revere Nursing Home||Founder and Treasurer||N/A|
|American Health Lawyers Association||Former Vice Chairman, Labor & Employment Practice Group||N/A|
|Smith v. Bell Atlantic Corp.||Remittitur of Jury Verdict by Trial Judge|
|Bishop v. Bell Atlantic Corp.||Plaintiff's case was dismissed|
|Michelson v. Digital Financial||Summary judgment for defendant.|
|Practical Law Company publication||Trade Secrets Law: Massachusetts||2012|
|Practical Law Company||Non-Compete Laws: Massachusetts||2011|
|AHLA Labor & Employment Newsletter||The Elder Justice Act of 2009 Will Generate Increased Litigation for Long Term Care Facilities||2011|
|Boston College Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1971|
|University of Pennsylvania||English||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1968|
|Epstein Becker Green 30th Annual Client Briefing: Labor and Employment Law in the Digital Age||When Cyberspace Is Home to Your Company's Most Valuable Assets: Protecting Trade Secrets and Other Confidential Information, and Ensuring Data Security in the Digital Age||2011|
|MCLE Seminar - Dodging the Tax Bullet||Employee vs. Independent Contractor||2010|
|EBG Client Briefing||The Changed World of Managing Unionized Workplaces: The 10 New Employer Strategies||2010|
|Epstein Becker Green 28th Annual Client Briefing||Employees Under Siege: Managing Your Workforce in Unprecedented Times||2009|
|NY: 27th Annual Labor and Employment Briefing||Decision 2008: What's at Stake for Employers||2008|
|Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc.||Implications of the Recent Dana Corp. Decision Issued by the NLRB||2008|
|EBG Client Briefing||Managing Unionized Workplacesin an Economic Downturn – The New Realities||2008|