Lawdragon’s Guide to The Most Powerful Corporate 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 City
Nicholas Anastasopoulos Mirick O’Connell Westborough, Mass.
M.J. Asensio BakerHostetler Columbus, Ohio
Howard E. Cole Lewis Roca Rothgerber Las Vegas
Louis P. DiLorenzo Bond New York
Patricia Dunn Jones Day Washington, D.C.
Angelo J. Genova Genova Burns Newark, N.J.
Clifford A. Godiner Thompson Coburn St. Louis
Betty Graumlich Reed Smith Richmond, Va.
J. Gregory Grisham Ford Harrison Nashville
Steven M. Gutierrez Holland & Hart Denver
Aparna Joshi O’Melveny Washington, D.C.
Michael Lebowich Proskauer New York
Neal D. Mollen Paul Hastings Washington, D.C.
Stuart Newman Seyfarth Shaw Atlanta
Theodore R. Opperwall Kienbaum Opperwall Hardy & Pelton Birmingham
Marilyn Pearson McDermott Chicago
Bernard M. Plum Proskauer New York
Richard F. Vitarelli Jackson Lewis Hartford, Conn.
Stanley Weiner Jones Day Cleveland
Anna Wermuth Cozen O’Connor Chicago