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This content is provided by Thomas G Kienbaum.

Practice Areas

Employment litigation; class and complex actions; traditional labor; appeals.


Over the past 50 years, Mr Kienbaum has developed extensive trial and appellate experience – before the U.S. Supreme Court, federal and state trial and appellate courts; federal and state administrative agencies; and in traditional labor matters. Before co-founding Kienbaum Opperwall Hardy & Pelton in 1997, he headed Detroit-based Dickinson Wright’s Labor and Employment Department.

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Professional Memberships

Illinois State Bar (inactive) and Michigan State Bar; College of Labor and Employment Lawyers; Co-Chair Attorney Grievance Commission; Former President, State Bar of Michigan; Former Chair, Michigan Attorney Discipline Board.