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Thomas G. Abram represents both private and public employers in a broad range of labor relations and personnel matters. He also represents health care licensing and certification organizations and test publishers. His litigation experience includes over three dozen employment discrimination and employee benefits class action-type lawsuits as well as licensing examination, desegregation, voting rights and antitrust lawsuits and labor arbitration. He has worked with a wide variety of expert witnesses on testing, statistical and economic issues in connection with such litigation. Mr. Abram also has extensive experience in preparing and defending affirmative action plans.
Mr. Abram was an Assistant Professor at Boston College Law School and has been a Lecturer in Industrial Relations at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business since 1984. He is the author of numerous articles for journals and professional publications and has lectured extensively on a wide range of employment law and licensing and certification examination matters.
- College: B.A., Carleton College, 1969
- Law School: J.D., Stanford University, 1973
- Other: M.A., Economics, Stanford University, 1977
Bar AdmissionsIllinois, 1973;
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, including Trial Bar, 1973;
U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit, 1982;
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana, 1986;
U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois, 1989
U.S. District Court, District of North Dakota, 2003
U. S. Supreme Court, 2003