Leaders in Employment and Labor Law Advice
Our law firm is focused on meeting the needs of businesses, large and small. With as much experience working with privately held sole proprietorships as with multinational corporations, at Stokes Carmichael & Ernst LLP, we provide a broad and comprehensive employment and labor law practice that is sure to meet your needs.
Our attorneys are driven to create Real World Legal Solutions® for employment litigation or labor disputes in addition to solid guidance in general employment counsel. Whether your organization is in need of advice, advocacy, negotiation, or courtroom representation, we can field highly experienced lawyers with the knowledge, experience and resources your situation requires.
Advice Your Business Can Rely On
Whether your organization is embroiled in a dispute with an employee or labor union, or you want to insulate your business from potential litigation by consulting with a legal professional, our office can meet the needs of businesses. We have over 50 years of experience in representing the interests of employers. We have been recognized for our employer representation in labor and employment, including having our employment partners consistently recognized as among "The Best Lawyers in America®" by Best Lawyers®, as “Georgia's Legal Elite: The State's Most Effective Lawyers” by Georgia Trend Magazine, and as a “Super Lawyer®” by Georgia Super Lawyers Magazine and Atlanta Magazine.
Operating from offices in Atlanta, we work with employers across the country in matters of:
- Hiring, retention, and firing
- Sound management practices
- Employment policies and procedures
- Wage & Hour issues
- Employee handbooks
- Restrictive covenant issues
- Non-compete and trade secrets issues
- Union relations, negotiations, and campaigns
- Theft of corporate opportunity
- Breach of fiduciary duty
- Theft of client lists
- Discrimination claims
The laws that govern labor and employment can be highly complex, and even an establishment with in-house counsel may be well served hiring an independent attorney with decades of proven and established success in dealing with state and local employment issues. Your business relies on wise decision making, and you can rely on us to guide and represent your organizations interests in managing the legal issues associated with your workforce.
Guiding Your Business to Success in Employment and Labor Relations Advice
Whether you need representation for employment advice or your business simply needs guidance in handling delicate employment law matters, our attorneys offer extensive litigation and counsel experience. To schedule a consultation with our office, call 404-352-1465 extension 441. You can also contact us online.