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Gerald L Maatman Jr

Chicago, USA USA Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Labor & Employment
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Labor & Employment - Illinois

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Gerald Maatman is a leading figure in class and collective action litigation, with extensive experience advising clients on wage and hour violations and discrimination claims.
"He is an outstanding lawyer with a lot of great experience." "He is probably number one for labor and employment class actions in the country. He is a go-to for complicated issues." "Gerry is very attentive to our needs and knows our business very well. He is a nationally renowned expert in employment law and class action matters. He has a high level of expertise and is very responsive and organized. He puts together a really good team to work on our matters."
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Labor and Employment, Class Actions

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Defends employment discrimination class actions, wage/hour collective actions, EEOC pattern or practice lawsuits, and civil rights/denial of access class actions throughout the U.S. Named by BTI as a Client Service "All Star MVP" for five consecutive year; selected by Law360 as one of five "MVP's" in U.S. employment law – indicative of being considered the best 5 lawyers in the country based on litigation results (five times - in 2014, 2015, 2018, 2019, and 2020).

Professional Memberships

ABA, ISBA, CBA, DRI, NYBA

Publications

Has authored six books on employment law topics; frequently consulted by major media outlets on key cases and trends. Selected as most widely-read legal commentator on workplace class actions issue by JD Supra in 2018, 2019, and 2020.

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JD, Northwestern University. BA, Washington & Lee University

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Gerald L Maatman Jr

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

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