Littler and Its Attorneys Receive Top Rankings in 2017 Chambers USA Guide

(May 26, 2017) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been recognized in the 2017 edition of the prestigious Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

Littler received a Band 2 nationwide ranking reinforcing the firm's leading presence throughout the country. The firm’s attorneys and 43 regional offices were also recognized, with the Alabama, Tennessee and Texas offices earning Band 1 distinctions.

More than 70 Littler attorneys were ranked as leaders in the field of labor and employment:

Lori B. Alexander, Thomas J. Bender, Daniel B. Boatright, Jason M. Branciforte, Frank W. Buck, Arthur T. Carter, David Casey, Melinda (Mindy) J. Caterine, Douglas R. Christensen, Patrick G. DeBlasio III, Leslie A. Dent, Kristine G. Derewicz, Jeannie M. DeVeney, L. Traywick Duffie, Thomas J. Flaherty, Adam P. Forman, Kevin E. Griffith, Jeffrey D. Hanslick, A. John Harper II, Barry A. Hartstein, Linda O. Headley, Patrick H. Hicks, Walter C. Hunter, Lee J. Hutton, Jay Inman, Jonathan E. Kaplan, Josh B. Kirkpatrick, Danielle L. Kitson, Tedd J. Kochman, Wendy M. Krincek, Elizabeth A. Lalik, Charlotte Lamont, Tamsen L. Leachman, Jonathan O. Levine, Lisa A. Lichterman, Laura A. Lindner, Eva C. Madison, Garry G. Mathiason, LaToi D. Mayo, Steven R. McCown, Tammy D. McCutchen, Scott McDonald, Alan L. McLaughlin, Robert F. Millman, Frederick C. Miner, Michael S. Moschel, Marko J. Mrkonich, Terrence H. Murphy, Darren E. Nadel, George E. O'Brien, Mark Ogden, Shawn Oller, Douglas S. Parker, Charles A. Powell IV, Paul E. Prather, Patricia E. Reilly, Anthony D. Rizzotti, Jennifer B. Robinson, Mark W. Schneider, Lisa (Lee) A. Schreter, Jonathan Shapiro, Jay D. St. Clair, C. Eric Stevens, David Strock, David P.R. Symes, Tanja L. Thompson, Daniel E. Turner, Eric J. Uhl, Erin A. Webber, Constance H. Weber, Paul D. Weiner, Harry W. Wellford, Judith Wethall, Robert M. Wolff.

Earlier this year, Littler was recognized in the 2017 edition of the Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Business Lawyers, with Shareholders Garry Mathiason and Paul Weiner cited as noted practitioners.

Chambers and Partners publishes annual guides to the legal profession across the globe. Based on client and peer review interviews, the guides rank law firms and lawyers on knowledge, effectiveness, experience and client service.

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About Littler

Littler is the largest global employment and labor law practice, with more than 1,300 attorneys in over 75 offices worldwide. Littler represents management in all aspects of employment and labor law and serves as a single-source solution provider to the global employer community. Consistently recognized in the industry as a leading and innovative law practice, Littler has been litigating, mediating and negotiating some of the most influential employment law cases and labor contracts on record for 75 years. Littler Global is the collective trade name for an international legal practice, the practicing member entities of which are separate and distinct professional firms.