SAN FRANCISCO, CA (May 23, 2014) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been recognized in the 2014 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, a prestigious annual guide ranking the leading law firms in the U.S. In addition to Littler’s national and state rankings, the firm’s attorneys earned individual rankings in the Labor and Employment practice area.
“Chambers is one of the most trusted legal industry guides and we are once again pleased to have the firm and its attorneys among the rankings,” said Tom Bender and Jeremy Roth, co-managing directors of Littler. “As the firm continues to expand its international and national footprint, we remain steadfast in our commitment to providing our clients with the best labor and employment representation, and this recognition truly underscores this.”
Chambers ranks the top law firms and attorneys nationwide and in each state in at least four areas of law, including Labor and Employment. The rankings reflect achievements over the last 12 months or that are ongoing, including remarkable work, strategic growth, excellence in client service and contributions to the legal profession.
The following Littler attorneys were included in the 2014 edition of Chambers USA: Lori Alexander, Amy Alpern, Tom J Bender Jr, Daniel Boatright, Jason Branciforte, Frank W Buck, David Casey, Douglas Christensen, Alison Day, Jeannie M DeVeney, Charles DeWitt, Denise K Drake, L Traywick Duffie, Thomas Flaherty, Adam Forman, Kevin Griffith, Barry A Hartstein, Linda Headley, D. Michael Henthorne, Patrick H Hicks, Walter Hunter, Lee J Hutton, Jonathan E Kaplan, Gregory C Keating, Jay W Kiesewetter, Elizabeth A Lalik, Charlotte Lamont, Tamsen L Leachman, Henry D Lederman, Jonathan O Levine, Laura A Lindner, Eva Madison, Garry G Mathiason, LaToi Mayo, Steven R McCown, Tammy D McCutchen, Scott McDonald, Alan L McLaughlin, Emily Morris, Marko Mrkonich, Terrence H Murphy, Darren Nadel, Amie E Needham, Jerry Newsome, George O’Brien, Mark Ogden, Shawn Oller, Doug Parker, John W Polley, Charles A Powell IV, Paul E Prather, Donald S Prophete, Patricia Reilly, Anthony D Rizzotti, Jennifer B Robinson, Mark Schneider, Lee Schreter, Susan C Sears, Glenn Smith, Jay D St Clair, C Eric Stevens, David PR Symes, George Tichy, Erin Webber, Paul Weiner, Harry W Wellford Jr, Judith Wethall, Kate Mrkonich Wilson, Robert M Wolff and Kimberly Yates.
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 now covers 185 jurisdictions throughout the world and has a team of 150 full-time editors and researchers who conduct interviews with lawyers and their clients worldwide. Commentary and rankings rely on information submitted by law firms, but the most credible source of information is their in-depth face-to-face and telephone interviews.
Littler is the largest global employment and labor law practice, with more than 1,000 attorneys in over 60 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 over 70 years. Littler Global is the collective trade name for an international legal practice, the practicing entities of which are separate and distinct professional firms.