Lawdragon’s Guide to The Most Powerful Employment Lawyers also features the 20 top practitioners in the area of Traditional Labor & Employment Law, presented below.

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Name Law Firm Location
Nicholas Anastasopoulos Mirick O’Connell Westborough, Mass.
M.J. Asensio BakerHostetler Columbus, Ohio
Robert P. Brooks Adler Pollock & Sheehan Providence
Howard E. Cole Lewis Roca Rothgerber Las Vegas
Louis P. DiLorenzo Bond New York
Angelo J. Genova Genova Burns Newark, N.J.
Clifford A. Godiner Thompson Coburn St. Louis
J. Gregory Grisham Ford Harrison Nashville
Steven M. Gutierrez Holland & Hart Denver
Michael Lebowich Proskauer New York
Terence McCourt Greenberg Traurig Boston
Steven R. McCown Littler Austin, Texas
Neal D. Mollen Paul Hastings Washington
Stuart Newman Seyfarth Shaw Atlanta
Theodore R. Opperwall Kienbaum Opperwall Hardy & Pelton Birmingham, Mich.
Bernard M. Plum Proskauer New York
Robert Siegel O’Melveny Los Angeles
Richard F. Vitarelli Jackson Lewis Hartford, Conn.
Stanley Weiner Jones Day Cleveland
Anna Wermuth Cozen O’Connor Chicago