Littler Recognized in 2023 Chambers USA Guide

(June 6, 2023) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has earned a nationwide Band 2 ranking for Labor & Employment in the Chambers USA 2023 guide by Chambers and Partners. Additionally, 70 Littler attorneys were named as leaders in the field for Labor & Employment, as well as 50 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, Richard Black, Daniel Boatright, Jason Branciforte, Arthur Carter, Melinda (Mindy) J. Caterine, Jennifer L. Ciralsky, Patrick G. DeBlasio III, Leslie A. Dent, Kristine Grady Derewicz, Jeannie M. DeVeney, 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, Elizabeth A. Lalik, Jonathan O. Levine, Fermin H. Llaguno, Andrea Lovell, Eva Madison, Patricia Martin, Garry G. Mathiason, LaToi Mayo, Scott McDonald, Michael S. McIntosh, 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, Lisa (Lee) A. Schreter, Theodore A. Schroeder, Jonathan Shapiro, Douglas Smith, 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, Harry W. Wellford Jr., Amy Ryder Wentz and Wayne S. Yoshigai.

Littler also earned a Band 2 nationwide 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. In addition, Steven R. McCown and Alka Ramchandani-Raj earned individual rankings in the Occupational Safety and Health practice area, with McCown earning a Band 1 recognition.

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About Littler

With more than 1,700 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.