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FISHER & PHILLIPS LLP APPOINTS L. BRENT GARRETT OF COUNSEL AT IRVINE OFFICE
Seasoned Labor Lawyer Joins One of the Largest National Law Firms Specializing in Labor and Employment Law
IRVINE, Calif. (August 26, 2014) ― Fisher & Phillips LLP announced that attorney L. Brent Garrett has joined the firm as Of Counsel in its Irvine office. Fisher & Phillips is one of the nation’s leading law firms in the field of labor and employment law focused on representing employers. Garrett brings more than 12 years of experience in traditional labor law to the firm including defense of union corporate campaigns, unfair labor practice charges, representation disputes, strikes and lockouts, labor litigation, and collective bargaining.
“We are pleased to have Brent join the firm,” said James J. McDonald, managing partner of the Irvine office of Fisher & Phillips. “His broad experience in traditional labor law is rare for a lawyer with his years of practice. It will serve our clients well as we continue to grow our labor law practice in California and throughout the West.”
Garrett represents clients in a variety of industries, including healthcare, manufacturing, retail, transportation, and hospitality.
“I am honored to join Fisher & Phillips, an established firm whose breadth of work demonstrates a deep understanding of labor and employment law,” said Garrett. “I look to forward to working with the firm’s seasoned team of attorneys to help guide clients and provide them effective solutions for complex traditional labor law matters.”
Prior to joining the firm, Garrett practiced traditional labor law for Steptoe & Johnson LLP and O’Melveny & Myers LLP. Garrett also served as the General Counsel of a public company in the Los Angeles area.
Admitted to practice in both California and Arizona, Garrett earned his Juris Doctorate with honors from the University of Texas School of Law and bachelor’s degree in business economics from Brown University.
About Fisher & Phillips LLP (www.laborlawyers.com)
Fisher & Phillips LLP is a national law firm committed to providing practical business solutions for employers’ workplace legal problems. Labor and employment law is all the firm does, offering deep and broad knowledge and experience in the area of the law the attorneys know best. Fisher & Phillips attorneys help clients avoid legal problems, are dedicated to providing exceptional client service, and are there when you need them. The firm has 300 attorneys in 31 offices. In addition to Irvine, the offices are in Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbia, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Gulfport, Houston, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Louisville, Memphis, New England, New Jersey, New Orleans, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, San Antonio, San Diego, San Francisco, Tampa, and Washington, D.C.
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