Lawdragon's Guide to World Class Employment Lawyers also features the 20 top practitioners in the area of Traditional Labor & Employment Law, presented below.

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Name Organization Location
M.J. Asensio BakerHostetler Columbus, Ohio
L. Robert Batterman Proskauer New York
Robert P. Brooks Adler Pollock & Sheehan Providence, R.I.
Brian Clemow Shipman & Goodwin Hartford, Conn.
Louis P. DiLorenzo Bond, Schoeneck & King New York
Howard L. Ganz Proskauer New York
Angelo J. Genova Genova Burns Giantomasi & Webster Newark, N.J.
Clifford A. Godiner Thompson Coburn St. Louis
W. Melvin Haas III Constangy Macon, Ga.
Mark A. Hutcheson Davis Wright Seattle
James J. Kelley II Morgan Lewis Washington
F. Curt Kirschner Jr. Jones Day San Francisco
Michael J. Lotito Littler San Francisco
Thomas Y. Mandler Hinshaw Chicago
Steven R. McCown Littler Dallas
Theodore R. Opperwall Kienbaum Opperwall Hardy & Pelton Birmingham, Mich.
Bernard M. Plum Proskauer New York
Joseph A. Ritok Dykema Detroit
W.V. Bernie Siebert Sherman & Howard Denver
Robert Siegel O’Melveny Los Angeles