Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt PC

Labor & Employment Department

Oregon
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What the team is known for Comprehensive practice which covers all of its clients' employment needs, including litigation and compliance counseling. Well-known labor expertise advising employers on union election campaigns and collective bargaining. Demonstrates considerable knowledge on employee benefits matters, as well as in related legal disciplines such as business immigration. Experienced in representing clients from sectors such as technology, financial services, transportation and natural resources.

Strengths A peer remarks: "They are very pragmatic problem solvers and confident and well-versed in the law. They apply confident strategies in labor and employment matters."

"They have done an outstanding job for my company," says a client: "while they listen to their client’s ideas and suggestions, they are also willing to make sure their client understands all the obstacles being faced."

Work highlights Acted for Auto Warehousing in relation to its labor negotiations with Teamsters Union.

Notable practitioners

Amanda Gamblin advises across the full spectrum of labor and employment, including trade secrets and claims related to discrimination and retaliation. She is also well equipped to represent clients in class action lawsuits and collective bargaining.

A client reports that Elizabeth Schleuning "is knowledgeable in employment law and litigation and has been very effective and efficient on our employment litigation cases."She focuses her practice on the healthcare and technology sectors.

Michael Garone has extensive experience in labor and employment matters, frequently representing clients before federal and state courts. In addition to his litigation experience, he is highly active in arbitrations.