Littler Ranked in Chambers USA Guide 2022

(June 1, 2022) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has once again been recognized by Chambers and Partners in its Chambers USA 2022 guide.

In addition to the firm’s overall Band 2 ranking for labor and employment law, Chambers USA named 70 Littler attorneys as leaders in the field, as well as 49 regional offices, with the Alabama, Alaska, California, Georgia, Minnesota, St. Louis, Tennessee and Texas offices earning a Band 1 designation.

The Littler attorneys ranked in the labor and employment practice area include:

Janell Ahnert, Lori Alexander, Philip M. Berkowitz, Daniel Boatright, Jason Branciforte, Arthur Carter, Melinda (Mindy) J. Caterine, Douglas R. Christensen, Jennifer L. Ciralsky, Patrick G. DeBlasio III, Leslie A. Dent, Kristine Grady Derewicz, Jeannie M. DeVeney, L. Traywick Duffie, Gregory Fisher, Adam Forman, William H. Foster III, Karl Fritton, Kevin Griffith, A. John Harper III, Barry A. Hartstein, Patrick H. Hicks, Jay Inman, Joshua Kirkpatrick, Tedd Kochman, Wendy Medura Krincek, Elizabeth A. Lalik, Jonathan O. Levine, Fermin H. Llaguno, Andrea Lovell, Eva Madison, Patricia Martin, Garry G. Mathiason, LaToi Mayo, Scott McDonald, Alan L. McLaughlin, Robert F. Millman, Jacqueline Mrachek, Marko Mrkonich, Terrence H. Murphy, Jeff Nowak, George O'Brien, Shannon Patton, Kristy L. Peters, Jacqueline Phipps Polito, Charles A. Powell IV, Paul E. Prather, David P. Radelet, Charles (Chad) Reis, Anthony D. Rizzotti, Jennifer B. Robinson, Laurie Rust, Renea Saade, Lisa (Lee) A. Schreter, Theodore A. Schroeder, Jonathan Shapiro, Jeremy Sosna, Jay D. St. Clair, Jason R. Stanevich, C. Eric Stevens, David Strock, Jennifer Fox Swain, Daniel Thieme, Tanja L. Thompson, Jessica T. Travers, Daniel E. Turner, Richard Wallace, Erin Webber, Constance H. Weber and Harry W. Wellford Jr.

Littler also earned a Band 2 overall ranking in the E-Discovery & Information Governance and the Occupational Safety and Health practice areas. Denise Backhouse, Lauren Schwartzreich and Paul Weiner received individual rankings in the E-Discovery & Information Governance practice area, with Weiner receiving a Band 1 recognition. Steven R. McCown earned an individual Band 1 recognition in the Occupational Safety and Health practice area. Additionally, Finn Pressly was recognized in the Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation practice area.

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About Littler

With more than 1,600 labor and employment attorneys in offices around the world, Littler provides workplace solutions that are local, everywhere. Our diverse global team and proprietary technology foster a culture that celebrates original thinking, delivering groundbreaking innovation that prepares employers for what’s happening today, and what’s likely to happen tomorrow.