(September 28, 2017) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been recognized in the 2017 guide of Who’s Who Legal. The publication recommended Littler attorneys from the United States, Mexico, and Venezuela, as well as Littler Global attorneys from BDS Asesores in Costa Rica and Schuster Aguiló in Puerto Rico.
Individual attorneys recommended by Who’s Who Legal include: Rafael Aguiló-Vélez (Puerto Rico), Denise Backhouse (New York), Philip Berkowitz (New York), Melinda Caterine (Boston), Marco Durante Calvo (Costa Rica), Steven Friedman (New York), Enrique García Conde (Mexico), Philip Gordon (Denver), A. John Harper II (Houston), Barry Hartstein (Chicago), Jonathan Kaplan (Memphis), Susan Katz Hoffman (Philadelphia), John Kloosterman (San Francisco), Johan Lubbe (New York), Stefan Marculewicz (Washington D.C.), Garry Mathiason (San Francisco), Bruce Millman (New York), Grady Murdock (Chicago), Terrence Murphy (Pittsburgh), Charles Powell IV (Birmingham), Paul Prather (Memphis), Jeremy Roth (San Diego), Michael Royal (Dallas), Francisco Salas Chaves (Costa Rica), Mónica Schiaffino (Mexico), Terri Solomon (New York), Peter Susser (Washington D.C.), Alejandro Trejos Gómez (Costa Rica), Juan Carlos Varela (Venezuela) and Paul Weiner (Philadelphia).
Additionally, Berkowitz and Lubbe were named 2017 Thought Leaders, while Backhouse and Weiner were recognized in the area of litigation. The Thought Leaders category comprises the top two percent of all lawyers listed across the publication’s guides. Selection for Who’s Who Legal is based on research and interviews from private practice lawyers, general counsel, legal experts and other market sources.
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 website features over 17,000 of the world's leading private practice lawyers from over 100 national jurisdictions. Who's Who Legal prides themselves on the integrity and authority of their findings. It is impossible to buy entry into this publication.
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.