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Adler Pollock & Sheehan PC

Labor & Employment

2 ranked lawyersBand 2Rhode IslandUSA 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Counsels unionized and union-free employers in both the private and public sectors on compliance with labor law. Manages labor relations issues that arise, including collective bargaining negotiations and unfair labor practice complaints. Also highlighted for its strengths in discrimination litigation. Acts for a diverse client base drawn from a wide range of industries including gaming, healthcare, construction and utilities, among others.

Strengths

"It is a very solid team and very customer-oriented," reports an interviewee.

Work highlights

Advised Twin River Worldwide Holdings in relation to its acquisition of Bally's in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

Notable practitioners

Michael Chittick is frequently called upon to represent employers in both contentious and noncontentious employment matters. His expertise includes employment contract disputes, OSHA compliance and discrimination claims.

Robert Brooks heads the firm's labor and employment group. He advises on matters including collective bargaining negotiations, wage and hour claims and OSHA compliance.
"He is outstanding. His strengths are his negotiation skills, presentation skills, and his ability to listen and understand the needs and wants of his client." "He is exceptional; he is attentive and knowledgeable."

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Rhode Island

Labor & Employment


Michael D Chittick
Band 2
Robert Brooks
Band 1