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David K. Haase has extensive experience representing employers in all aspects of labor and employment law. He has particular expertise in litigating wage and hour class/collective actions, unfair competition claims, such as non-competition agreements and trade secrets, and employee benefits litigation. David has litigated the full panoply of employment-related matters before the federal and state courts.

David is the chair of Littler’s Pro Bono Committee. He publishes frequently and lectures on a variety of employment law topics. Previously, David served as a judicial law clerk for the Hon. Charles R. Norgle, Sr., in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY AFFILIATIONS

  • Member,  Board of Directors, Federal Bar Association, Chicago Chapter, 2010-present
  • Member, Section of Labor and Employment Law - American Bar Association, 1989-present
  • Member, Labor and Employment Law Section - Illinois Bar Association, 1989-present
  • Secretary, Treasurer, and Member of Board of Directors, Colon Cancer Alliance for Research and Education on Lynch Syndrome (C-CARE LS), 2010-present
  • Former president, HealthWorks Theatre

RECOGNITION

  • Named, The Best Lawyers in America©, 2013-2015
  • Named, Super Lawyer, 2010-2013
  • Awarded, Martindale-Hubbell AV® Peer Review Rating
  • Named, Leading Lawyers - Illinois

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESS

BOOKS & BOOK CHAPTERS

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS