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 Firm Location
M.J. Asensio Baker & Hostetler Columbus
Robert P. Brooks Adler Pollock Providence
Brian Clemow Shipman & Goodwin Hartford
Louis P. DiLorenzo Bond Schoeneck New York
Angelo J. Genova Genova Burns & Giantomasi Newark
Clifford A. Godiner Thompson Coburn St. Louis
W. Melvin Haas III Constangy Macon
Mark A. Hutcheson Davis Wright Seattle
James J. Kelley II Morgan Lewis Washington
F. Curt Kirschner Jones Day San Francisco
Michael J. Lotito Littler San Francisco
Thomas Y. Mandler Hinshaw & Culbertson Chicago
Steve R. McCown Littler Mendelson Dallas
Theodore Opperwall Kienbaum Opperwall Birmingham
Bernard Plum Proskauer New York
W.V. Bernie Siebert Sherman & Howard Denver
Robert Siegel O’Melveny & Myers Los Angeles
Richard F. Vitarelli McCarter & English Hartford
Howard Cole Lewis Roca Las Vegas
Ronald Shechtman Pryor Cashman New York