SAN FRANCISCO, CA (June 21, 2010) – Littler Mendelson, P.C. (Littler), the nation's largest employment and labor law firm representing management, announced today that 42 of its attorneys have been recognized in the 2010 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.
The annual Chambers USA guide ranks leading law firms and lawyers across the nation in a broad range of practice areas. Read by top companies and organizations worldwide, the directory is also used by U.S. firms for referral purposes. To determine the rankings, Chambers USA relies on a meticulous, British Market Research Bureau-approved methodology that involves thousands of in-depth interviews with clients and lawyers. Both the rankings and editorial commentary are independent and objective.
"We are honored to be recognized as leaders in our field by a publication as highly-respected as Chambers," said Marko Mrkonich, president and managing director of Littler. "This achievement underscores the Firm's unwavering commitment to providing our clients with exceptional labor and employment services."
The following Littler attorneys have been recognized by Chambers: James P. Alexander, Lori B. Alexander, Larry Amburgey, Thomas J. Bender, Frank Buck, Carlos Burruezo, David Casey, Charles DeWitt, Sue Marie Douglas, L. Traywick Duffie, Robert Duvin, William J. Emanuel, Thomas Flaherty, Adam P. Forman, Linda Headley, Patrick H. Hicks, Barbara Hoey, Lee Hutton, Greg C. Keating, Elizabeth A. Lalik, Henry D. Lederman, Ian Macdonald, Eva Madison, Garry G. Mathiason, James Walker May, Steven R. McCown, Tammy McCutchen, Scott McDonald, Alan L. McLaughlin, Marko Mrkonich, Jennifer Nelson, Todd Nierman, George O'Brien, Charles A. Powell, Tony Rizzotti, Howard Rubin, Lee Schreter, Jay St. Clair, Scott Summers, George J. Tichy, Harry W. Wellford, Robert Wolff.
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 has a team of 100 highly qualified full-time researchers who conduct thousands of interviews with lawyers and their clients worldwide. Working with editors, they identify and rank the world's best lawyers (i.e. those who perform best according to the criteria most valued by clients—such as technical expertise, business acumen, prompt delivery, value for money).
About Littler Mendelson
With more than 750 attorneys and 49 offices, Littler Mendelson is the largest U.S.-based law firm exclusively devoted to representing management in employment and labor law matters. As the only U.S. member of the Ius Laboris global alliance, Littler has extensive resources to address the needs of multi-national clients, from navigating international employment laws and labor relations issues to applying corporate policies worldwide. Established in 1942, the Firm has litigated, mediated and negotiated some of the most influential employment law cases and labor contracts on record. For more information, visit littler.com.