Fisher & Phillips LLP • Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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|Fisher & Phillips LLP
450 East Las Olas Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
Charley Caulkins is the managing partner of the Fort Lauderdale office. Since 1977, he has represented employers nationally in labor and employment law matters. This includes advising employers on the development and implementation of preventive labor relations programs to avoid charges and lawsuits, protect trade secrets, and resolve disputes. He regularly counsels employers during union representation elections, decertifications, corporate campaigns, collective bargaining negotiations, strikes, and lockouts. He also handles employment related litigation and arbitrations before state and federal courts and administrative agencies involving claims of discrimination, wrongful discharge, breach of contract, OSHA and other statutory claims. Charley is a founding member and past President of the Academy of Florida Management Attorneys, and was the 2006 Chairman of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce. He has been listed in Chambers USA, America’s Leading Business Lawyers since 2002, and in The Best Lawyers in America since 2006.
- College: Monmouth College, Monmouth, IL, B.A. 1971
- Law School: Creighton University School of Law, Omaha, NE 1976, J.D.
- Other: New York University School of Law, New York, NY 1977, LL.M.
Bar AdmissionsKansas, 1976
South Carolina, 1978