Ogletree Deakins • Greenville, South Carolina
Visibility and Networking
The Ogletree Building, Suite 500
300 North Main St.
Greenville, South Carolina 29601
Mr. McKibbon has since 1973 represented management in matters arising under the National Labor Relations Act. He has extensive experience in all aspects of union organizing campaigns, unfair labor practice litigation, contract negotiations, and labor arbitration. He is a strong advocate of positive employee relations and routinely advises employers on effective preventive strategies to maintain a union-free work environment. Mr. McKibbon is listed in the 2003-2004 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.Mr. McKibbon also has many years’ experience advising employers on wage and hour issues arising out of the Fair Labor Standards Act. He conducts wage and hour compliance audits, provides preventive counseling, and represents numerous clients in wage and hour investigations and litigation.Mr. McKibbon handles the following matters:<li>Union avoidance, including vulnerability audits, management training, and preventive counseling. <li>Union organizing campaigns, representation elections, and decertifications. <li>Unfair labor practice litigation before the NLRB and federal courts of appeals. <li>Contract negotiations, grievances, and arbitrations. <li>Successorship issues arising out of mergers and acquisitions. <li>Issues related to double-breasted operations’separate entity status of commonly-owned businesses. <li>Wage and hour investigations, compliance audits, and preventive counseling. <li>Seminars on labor relations and wage and hour matters.
- College: B.S., University of South Carolina, 1970
- Law School: J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law, 1973