Littler Ranked in 2024 Chambers USA Guide

(June 6, 2024) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, and its attorneys have again been recognized by Chambers and Partners in its Chambers USA 2024 guide. Based on in-depth market analysis and independent study, the Chambers USA guide ranks the leading lawyers and law firms across all 50 states and Washington, D.C., covering hundreds of practice areas.

Littler earned a Band 2 ranking nationwide for Labor & Employment along with offices in 30 states receiving regional recognition. The firm’s offices in Alabama, Alaska, California, Georgia, Minnesota, Missouri and Texas garnered Band 1 designation.

Additionally, over 70 Littler attorneys were named as leaders in the field for the Labor & Employment practice area, including:

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

Littler also earned a Band 2 ranking nationwide in the E-Discovery & Information Governance and the Occupational Safety and Health practice areas. Denise E. Backhouse, Lauren E. Schwartzreich and Paul D. Weiner received individual rankings in the E-Discovery & Information Governance practice area, with Paul Weiner earning a Band 1 recognition. Steven R. McCown and Alka Ramchandani-Raj earned individual rankings in the Occupational Safety and Health practice area, with Steven McCown receiving a Band 1 recognition.

Conducted by their team of experienced researchers, Chambers USA identifies the best practice groups and lawyers working across the US legal market. For more information about the methodology, visit

About Littler

With more than 1,800 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.