Chicago, Illinois Employment Attorneys

Representing Employees in Chicago and the Surrounding Suburbs

A Nationwide Representative for Labor Unions

Labor and employment legal representation is a complex and nuanced area of the law.  At Katz, Friedman, Eagle, Eisenstein, Johnson & Bareck, our labor and employment attorneys have been a leading labor law firm for decades.  We focus on representing unions and employees in all facets of labor and employment law.

At Katz, Friedman, Eagle, Eisenstein, Johnson & Bareck, we pride ourselves on our long-standing reputation as a well-known and respected law firm providing top notch legal advice to unions and employees throughout the country.  We strive to provide our clients with quality results and personalized legal service.

At Katz, Friedman, Eagle, Eisenstein, Johnson & Bareck,our skilled labor attorneys represent clients throughout the country in all facets of labor and employment law, including:

Representing Unions in Labor and Employment Issues

We frequently represent unions with respect to a number of legal issues, including:

  • National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) and state labor board cases
  • Collective bargaining and labor relations/negotiations
  • Union issues affected by acquisitions, plant closings, and facility relocations
  • Grievances and arbitration
  • Union trust fund and pension issues
  • Unfair labor and compliance issues

Representing Employees in Discrimination and Accident Claims

At Katz, Friedman, Eagle, Eisenstein, Johnson & Bareck, our knowledgeable Chicago employment attorneys also represent employees in a wide variety of legal claims, including discrimination claims, Family Medical Leave Act claims, wage and hour/overtime claims, and whistleblower claims.  We also help employees who are injured in workplace accidents with their personal injury and/or worker’s compensation claims.

Our experienced Illinois worker’s compensation attorneys are well-known for their negotiation skills and litigation experience, as well as their exceptional legal knowledge.

Top Notch Legal Advice

Katz, Friedman, Eagle, Eisenstein, Johnson & Bareck is well-respected by its legal peers and is an AV-rated law firm, which marks its reputation as among the most knowledgeable and ethical law firms in its field.  Katz Friedman was named US News & World Report Law Firm of the Year in Labor Union and Workers’ Compensation claims. Five of the labor attorneys at Katz, Friedman, Eagle, Eisenstein, Johnson & Bareck are Illinois Super Lawyers and four of our labor attorneys are rated “Best Lawyers in America.”  Our union attorney, Stan Eisenstein has been an Illinois Super Lawyer since 2005.

We also represent clients in connection with the following:

Contact our office at (312) 263-6330 to learn more about how we can help you with your labor, employment, or injury issues.