Labor & Employment

Our Labor and Employment practice includes experienced attorneys who understand the goals and objectives of employers. SosnowskiSzeto regularly provides advice on complex employee benefit matters and day-to-day issues that employers encounter. From drafting employment agreements and personnel handbooks to handling employee terminations, our attorneys are prepared to tackle these important issues for both public and private employers. Our attorneys have represented employers in matters involving the National Labor Relations Board and the Illinois Labor Relations Board, in addition to participating in collective-bargaining negotiations and grievance arbitrations. This experience helps our attorneys provide practical advice to employers facing the following issues:

  •  Collective Bargaining Agreements and Negotiations

  • Unfair Labor Practice Charges

  • Grievances and Arbitrations 

  • Prevailing Wage Laws 

  • Board of Fire and Police Commission Matters 

  • HR Advice

  • Employee Agreements/Hiring 

  • Employee Handbooks

  • Family Medical Leave Act Issues

  • Employee Discipline 

  • Terminations