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Littler Mendelson, PC

Labor & Employment

4 ranked lawyersBand 2PennsylvaniaUSA 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Provides traditional labor law expertise, with experience representing clients in administrative proceedings, during arbitrations and in union negotiations. Also fields strong employment law capabilities, and experience with handling discrimination disputes. Strong presence in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh complemented by extensive nationwide capabilities.

Strengths

Sources highlight the firm's "tremendous resources and excellent lawyers."

Clients characterize Littler Mendelson as "a fantastic firm of lawyers who go out of their way for us."

Another client reports: "We very much appreciate their cost-effective and pragmatic advice."

Work highlights

Acted for Teamsters Local Union before the federal court in a matter concerning an expired labor contract.

Notable practitioners

Karl Fritton is a highly respected practitioner who works on a range of labor matters, including collective bargaining agreements and labor litigation.
"He is a fine lawyer with good judgment and a substantial practice. I am certain he gives his clients the very best advice." "Karl provides practical resolutions to complex labor and employment law issues and is extremely responsive to the emergent nature of our labor and employment law issues."

Kristine Grady Derewicz handles a wide range of labor and employment matters, including employment disputes and labor arbitrations.
"A really smart litigator, extremely thoughtful, and represents a lot of higher education institutions.""Kristine is responsive and experienced; she has a steady hand and good judgment."

Terrence Murphy plays a central role for clients in employment class actions, collective bargaining agreements and discrimination trials.
"A very bright and capable lawyer.""Terrence has a strong reputation for employment litigation, counsel and advice."

Theodore Schroeder focuses on representing management clients in employment counseling and litigation.
"A dynamic legal adviser.""Ted is a very good lawyer, known for doing lots of class action defense work."

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Overview

With more than 1,600 labor and employment attorneys in offices around the world, Littler provides workplace solutions that are local, everywhere. Our diverse team and proprietary technology foster a culture that celebrates original thinking, delivering groundbreaking innovation that prepares employers for what’s happening today, and what’s likely to happen tomorrow.

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Labor & Employment

Littler Mendelson, PC

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Location

1601 Cherry Street

Philadelphia

Philadelphia

Pennsylvania

USA

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Pennsylvania

Labor & Employment


Karl Fritton
Band 2
Kristine Grady Derewicz
Band 3
Terrence H Murphy
Band 3
Theodore A. Schroeder
Band 4