SAN FRANCISCO, CA (June 27, 2011) – Littler Mendelson, P.C. (Littler), the nation’s largest employment and labor law firm representing management, announced today that the firm and 50 of its attorneys have been recognized in the 2011 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.
The prestigious annual guide ranks the top law firms and lawyers across the U.S. in a wide range of practice areas, including Labor and Employment. Read by top companies and organizations throughout the world, the directory is also used by firms for referral purposes.
Chambers USA’s rankings are determined by meticulous, British Market Research Bureau-approved methodology that includes thousands of in-depth interviews with clients and attorneys. The rankings as well as the editorial commentary are completely independent and objective.
“We are pleased to once again be recognized among the leading labor and employment law firms by Chambers, and proud of our attorneys who have been included in the rankings,” said Marko Mrkonich, president and managing director of Littler. This achievement is a testament to the firm’s commitment in providing the highest quality representation for our clients.”
The following Littler attorneys were included in the 2011 edition of Chambers USA: James P. Alexander, Lori Alexander, Amy Alpern, Larry Amburgey, Tom Bender, Philip Berkowitz, Daniel Boatright, Frank Buck, David Casey, Jeannie DeVeney, Charles C. DeWitt, Jr., Sue Douglas, Denise Drake, L. Traywick Duffie, William Emanuel, Thomas Flaherty, Scott Forman, Barry A. Hartstein, Linda Headley, Patrick Hicks, Barbara Hoey, Lee Hutton, Greg Keating, Elizabeth Lalik, Henry Lederman, Jonathan Levine, Laura Lindner, Eva Madison, Garry Mathiason, Steven McCown, Tammy McCutchen, William P. McLane, Alan McLaughlin, Alan Model, Marko Mrkonich, Terrence Murphy, Todd Nierman, George O’Brien, Douglas S. Parker, Charles Powell, Anthony Rizzotti, Jennifer Robinson, Howard Rubin, Glenn Smith, Jay St. Clair, R. Scott Summers, George Tichy, James Walker May, Harry W. Wellford, Jr., and Robert Wolff.
Since 1990, Chambers has published the world’s leading guides to the legal profession and has built a reputation for in-depth, objective research. The publication has a team of 100 highly qualified full-time researchers who conduct thousands of interviews with lawyers and their clients worldwide. Working with editors, they identify and rank the world’s best lawyers (i.e. those who perform best according to the criteria most valued by clients—such as technical expertise, business acumen, prompt delivery, value for money).
About Littler Mendelson
With over 800 attorneys and 51 offices, Littler Mendelson is the largest U.S.-based law firm exclusively devoted to representing management in employment and labor law matters. As the only U.S. member of the Ius Laboris global alliance, Littler has extensive resources to address the needs of multi-national clients, from navigating international employment laws and labor relations issues to applying corporate policies worldwide. Established in 1942, the firm has litigated, mediated and negotiated some of the most influential employment law cases and labor contracts on record.