Denver, CO, July 10, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Fisher & Phillips LLP announced that attorney Dan Perkins has joined the national labor and employment law firm’s Denver office.
“Dan brings a tremendous amount of energy and experience to our practice,” said Denver Managing Partner Todd Fredrickson. “We are fortunate to be able to add a skilled attorney who is ready to provide exceptional service to our rapidly expanding client base.”
Perkins was formerly a Senior Attorney in the General Litigation Division of the Texas Attorney General’s Office, where he was responsible for managing a team handling diverse legal issues, including the implementation of state agency regulations and policies, employment discrimination and attendant employee tort claims, and civil rights defense. His duties included ongoing interaction with the chief legal officers for a number of Texas state agencies, boards, and universities in developing litigation strategies.
Perkins has extensive experience in litigation and representation of clients, primarily in the Employee Relations, EEO, and Labor Law fields. He is an accomplished trial lawyer who has been involved in more than 25 jury trials in state and federal courts in Texas and Illinois, as well as 15 appellate arguments, including two at the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans. Perkins is also an excellent negotiator, having overseen the favorable resolution of more than fifty lawsuits in the past four years.
About Fisher & Phillips LLP (www.laborlawyers.com)
Fisher & Phillips LLP represents employers nationally in labor, employment, civil rights, employee benefits and immigration matters. The firm has 285 attorneys in 31 offices. Founded in 1943, it is one of the largest U.S. law firms to concentrate its practice exclusively upon representation of employers in labor and employment matters. In addition to the Denver office, the firm has offices in Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbia, Columbus, Dallas, Fort Lauderdale, Gulfport, Houston, Irvine, 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.