SAN FRANCISCO, CA(June 24, 2013) - Littler Mendelson, P.C. (Littler), the world’s largest employment and labor law firm representing management, has been named “Management, Labour and Employment Firm of the Year” for 2013 by Who’s Who Legal. This is the second consecutive year Littler has earned this prestigious recognition. Additionally, 25 of the firm’s attorneys were named individually to the list.
According to Who’s Who Legal, “Littler Mendelson is a dedicated management labour and employment firm. In 70 years, the firm has built up a stellar reputation and for the second year running is our law firm of the year for management - side labour and employment.”
Individual attorneys include: Philip M. Berkowitz (New York), Denise Drake (Kansas City), Margaret Hart Edwards (San Francisco), Wesley Fastiff (San Francisco), Adam P. Forman (Boston), Barry A. Hartstein (Chicago), John Kloosterman (San Francisco), Robert Long (Columbus), Johan Lubbe (New York), Garry G. Mathiason (San Francisco), Scott McDonald (Dallas), Bruce R. Millman (New York), Robert F. Millman (Los Angeles), Grady B. Murdock (Chicago), Terrence Murphy (Pittsburgh), Charles A. Powell IV (Birmingham), Paul E. Prather (Memphis), Jeremy Roth (San Diego), John Scalia (McLean), Joe Schwachter (San Francisco), John M. Skonberg (San Francisco), Peter A. Susser (Washington, DC), Oscar De la Vega (Mexico), Enrique Garcia Conde (Mexico) and Monica Schiaffino (Mexico).
Selection for the Who’s Who Legal is based on the total number of lawyers in the law firm, the total number of practice areas, number of jurisdictions where the firm has a presence and the recommended lawyers per jurisdiction. Each law firm is scored on their overall performance. Who’s Who Legal uses the results of individual lawyers to assess each firm’s performance across all areas of work and throughout all offices. Over 2,000 firms are listed in the Who’s Who legal series and only 100 have been featured.
About Who’s Who Legal
Since 1996, Who’s Who Legal has identified the foremost legal practitioners in multiple areas of business law. In total, the Who’s Who website features over 10,000 of the world’s leading private practice lawyers from over 100 national jurisdictions. The service is designed to reduce the short-term costs incurred in finding a lawyer, but more significantly, to minimize the transactional expense and risk of receiving poor counsel. WhosWhoLegal.com is updated on a daily basis to reflect developments in an increasingly volatile marketplace. Who’s Who Legal is published by Law Business Research Limited.
About Littler Mendelson
Littler Mendelson is the world’s largest labor and employment firm exclusively devoted to representing management. With over 980 attorneys and 57 offices throughout the U.S. and globally, Littler has extensive resources to address the needs of U.S.-based and multi-national clients from navigating domestic and international employment laws and labor relations issues to applying corporate policies worldwide. Over the last 70 years, Littler has litigated, mediated and negotiated some of the most influential employment law cases and labor contracts on record.