Public Sector Labor Relations

Public sector labor relations are not restricted to those unions which exclusively represent workers who are employed by governmental agencies. Unions of all types have expanded into representing workers in this fastest growing sector of organized labor. The firm pioneered in the representation of organized labor in the public sector. It is the attorney of record in the very first decision of the California Public Employment Relations Board. The firm appears as attorney of record advocating for the right of organized labor and its members in literally hundreds of reported decisions of the California Supreme Court, the California Courts of Appeal, the United States Court of Appeal, the United States District Courts, and numerous administrative agencies. In addition, the firm has represented labor unions and individual workers in thousands of jury and non-jury trials, administrative trials, hearings, and arbitrations. The firm also negotiates collective bargaining agreements with public employers and advises unions that conduct legislative programs.

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