When it comes to labor and employment issues, Lou represents the first and last lines of defense for his clients. A heralded industry leader, he was listed by Lawdragon in 2013-2018 as among the “Most Powerful Corporate Employment Lawyers” in the area of traditional labor and employment law and in 2019 added to the Corporate Employment Lawyers Hall of Fame. Over the course of his career, spanning four decades, Lou has encountered nearly the entire corpus of labor issues that arise in the course of company operations and management, dealt with the gray areas, counseled clients through times of crisis and achieved landmark victories in federal and state court. His extensive experience includes:
Lou has been a key speaker at numerous seminars throughout the United States on a wide variety of Labor and Employment Law topics. He has been empaneled with sitting NLRB members and has lectured at various university groups, including the College and University Personnel Association; local, state and national SHRM Conferences; and a number of national and regional business associations.
Admitted in New York and the U.S. Supreme Court, Lou graduated from the University at Buffalo School of Law.