Warner Norcross & Judd LLP has been named one of the nation's leading employment law firms.
Warner Norcross joined 14 other national law firms on the list compiled by Workforce Management, a weekly magazine published by Crain Communications, Inc., dedicated to all aspects of employee management, training, human resources and related topics. The Firm was the only Michigan-based law firm to be recognized on the list.
"We are very pleased to be recognized as one of the top employment law firms," said Douglas E. Wagner, managing partner of Warner Norcross. "With more than 20 attorneys practicing in this area, we have a tremendous amount of experience in handling all types of employment and labor issues at the federal, state and local levels."
The Labor and Employment Practice Group at Warner Norcross represents employers in all aspects of labor and employment law, including union avoidance and union organizing campaigns, collective bargaining, grievance and arbitration proceedings and compliance with state and federal equal employment opportunity laws, the Americans with Disabilities Act and Family and the Medical Leave Act.
It also handles all types of employment-related litigation, including defending employers against discrimination and harassment claims, claims for wrongful discharge and violations of wage and hour laws. Other services provided by the Labor and Employment Group include workers' compensation, immigration and occupational safety and health compliance.
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About Warner Norcross & Judd:
This year, Warner Norcross & Judd LLP celebrates its 75th anniversary of service to clients in Michigan, across the country and throughout the world. With more than 180 attorneys in Grand Rapids, Metro Detroit, Holland and Muskegon, Warner Norcross is one of Michigan's leading providers of legal services. For the third consecutive year, the Firm has a greater percentage of partners listed in the 2006 edition of The Best Lawyers in America than any other large law firm in Michigan. Warner Norcross was also named the best corporate law firm in West Michigan by Corporate Board Member magazine for the third year in a row. Warner Norcross has been recognized as a national leader in client service among law firms by BTI Consulting, as one of the nation's leading employment law firms by Workforce Management and as one of West Michigan's 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For. The Firm represents local, statewide, regional, national and international clients in all areas of business and civil law.