Young Conaway • November 25, 2014
Well, it’s happened again. The Delaware Employment Law Blog was selected as one of the Top 100 Legal Blogs in the country by the ABA Journal Magazine.
Constangy • November 25, 2014
Many, many thanks to our readers who voted Employment & Labor Insider into the ABA Blawg 100 for 2014! You are the greatest!
FordHarrison • November 21, 2014
FordHarrison LLP, one of the country's largest management-side labor and employment law firms, is proud to announce that in lieu of client holiday gifts, the firm will be making a monetary donation to a Feed America food bank in 19 cities where FordHarrison has an office. The firm has made these donations annually since 2009, totaling $128,900.00 in contributions.
Jackson Lewis • November 19, 2014
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the largest workplace law firms in the world representing management, is pleased to announce the launch of one of its key initiatives for 2015—eliminating the billable hour as an evaluative tool for associates. For over a decade, the firm has been a pioneer in the area of alternative fee arrangements. This new approach to associate billing is strategically aligned with the firm’s mission to provide best in class legal services in the most efficient manner.
Fisher & Phillips • November 18, 2014
Fisher & Phillips LLP announces that attorney Karen Luchka Wingo of the Columbia office has received the Girl Scouts Honor Pin from the Girl Scouts of South Carolina – Mountains to Midlands council.
FordHarrison • November 14, 2014
FordHarrison LLP, a national labor and employment law firm, is pleased to announce that Katherine Siuta O'Shea has joined the Atlanta office as an associate. Katie joins the firm along with recent hires Pat Ryan and Jessica Asbridge, who came to the firm in September, and Kate Winslow and Timothy Williams, who joined earlier this summer. Prior to FordHarrison, Katie was an extern with the Gwinnett County Law Department. In this role, she was responsible for drafting Motions for Summary Judgment, legislation, county ordinances and conducting legal research.
FordHarrison • November 13, 2014
FordHarrison LLP, a national labor and employment law firm, is pleased to announce that Bennet Alsher, a partner in the firm's Atlanta office, was elected on November 8 to the National Commission of the Anti-Defamation League at the ADL's annual meeting in Los Angeles. Bennet has been a member of the ADL's Southeast Region Board of Directors since 1993.
Franczek Radelet • November 13, 2014
Franczek Radelet is pleased to welcome Erin Fowler and Jamel Greer as associates in the Firm’s Labor & Employment and Education Practice Groups, respectively. Erin is an alumnus of the Firm’s Legal Education for the Advancement of Diversity and Scholarship (LEADS) Fellowship Program. Jamel Greer has worked at the firm as a practicum student since September 2013 as part of Loyola University School of Law’s Education Law Practicum.
Fredrikson & Byron • November 12, 2014
Fredrikson & Byron announces the addition of 13 associates to the firm. Twelve associates are based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and one new associate is based in the firm’s Fargo, North Dakota office.
Phelps Dunbar LLP • November 11, 2014
U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America released their 2015 “Best Law Firms” rankings this week, and Phelps Dunbar was rated on the national level as well as locally for its excellence in the practice of law. Firms ranked in “Best Law Firms” are ranked by practice area nationally and in 170 metro areas. Seven of Phelps Dunbar’s Third Coast offices received accolades, and 46 practices were ranked.
Constangy • November 11, 2014
National labor and employment law firm Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP is pleased to congratulate Tony McGrath, a partner in our Madison office, who has been named a Rising Star by Wisconsin Super Lawyers 2015 in the employment litigation (defense) category.
FordHarrison • November 5, 2014
FordHarrison LLP, one of the country's largest management-side labor and employment law firms, is pleased to announce that four Memphis-based attorneys have been selected for inclusion on the 2014 "Mid-South Super Lawyers" list. Louis P. Britt III, Herbert E. Gerson, Kathryn W. Pascover and David A. Prather all Partners in the firm's Memphis office, were recognized. Joshua Sudbury, an Associate in the Nashville office, has also been named a 2014 "Rising Star."
Gordon & Rees • November 5, 2014
U.S. News – Best Lawyers® has named Gordon & Rees a “Best Law Firm” in 16 practice areas for 2015.
Fisher & Phillips • November 5, 2014
Local Attorney Jaklyn Wrigley, an associate of Fisher & Phillips LLP in Gulfport, has been selected to the 2014 Mid-South Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars list, an honor bestowed to less than 2.5 percent of lawyers in the area.
FordHarrison • November 4, 2014
FordHarrison LLP, one of the country's largest management-side labor and employment law firms, is pleased to announce that the firm has received a Tier 1 Ranking in the 2015 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers'® list of "Best Law Firms." Firms included in the 2015 "Best Law Firms" list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.