This expert is a shareholder with a major law firm. He focuses his practice on complex labor issues, with a special focus on union matters, contract negotiations, unfair labor practice litigation, National Labor Relations Board practice, organizing attempts by unions, mass picketing and violence, secondary boycotts and pressure, and Federal and State OSHA matters.
He is a member of the College of Labor & Employment Lawyers and annually has been selected as one of the Top 100 Labor Lawyers in the U.S. by the Labor Relations Institute. He is listed in Best Lawyers in America, Michigan Super Lawyers, DBusiness magazine's Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit, The American Lawyer Top Lawyers, Crain's Detroit Business Best Lawyers and The American Registry's Top Lawyers in Michigan. He is a member of the National Labor Relations Board's Practice and Procedure Committee for Region 7 (Michigan).
Among his numerous industry and professional associations, he is president of a construction management association and serves on the boards of directors for the Michigan Association of Home Builders and Michigan Infrastructure and Transportation Association.
He earned a bachelor of arts degree from the University of Rochester in 1971 and a law degree from Syracuse University College of Law in 1974.
BS, Political Science & Economics, University of Rochester
JD, Syracuse University
LLM, Labor Law, George Washington University
Member, Construction Association of Michigan
Member, American Employment Law Council
Former, Associate Attorney, Menter Rudin & Trivelpiece
Former, Senior Counsel, National Labor Relations Board
Former, Attorney, Proskauer Rose LLP
Former, Communications and Information Officer, the White House
Former, Partner, the Fishman Group
Former, Senior Partner, Honigman Miller
Former, Faculty Director, the Cambridge Institute
Former, Senior Partner, Clark Hill PLC
Former, Chairman, American Society of Employers
Former, Chairman, Construction Code Commission of Michigan
Former, Labor Counsel, Michigan Road Builders Association
Former, Senior Partner, Dickinson Wright PLLC
Former, Legal Counsel, Building Industry Association
Current, Adjunct Professor of Law, a prominent Michigan university
Current, Partner - Labor/Employment/ERISA/OSHA, a major Michigan law firm