Houston, TX, September 10, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Fisher & Phillips LLP announced today that Stephen J. Roppolo, managing partner of the Houston office, has been named to the 2015 Texas Super Lawyers list. Fisher & Phillips is a national management-side labor and employment law firm.
Super Lawyer selections are based upon independent research and peer nominations from the Thomson Reuters-owned publication. Recognition in Super Lawyers demonstrates an exemplary degree of respect and professional achievement the lawyer has earned from peers, with no more than 5 percent of attorneys in Texas selected to appear on the list.
Roppolo, a seasoned veteran with 25 years of labor and employment experience has helped employers through claims involving allegations of sexual harassment, discrimination, defamation, breach of employment contract, and non-competes/trade secrets. This includes federal and state court litigation and administrative proceedings before the National Labor Relations Board, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, United States Department of Labor, and Texas Workforce Commission.
“I’m honored to be selected for this recognition,” said Roppolo. “At Fisher & Phillips, we strive to serve our clients with the utmost skill and dedication. It’s rewarding to know that others see and appreciate our efforts.”
Roppolo is one of the firm’s three Texas attorneys named to the list. Michael V. Abcarian, managing partner of the Dallas office, and Bob Kilgore, attorney in the San Antonio office, were also selected.
The full list of Texas Super Lawyers is featured in Super Lawyers Magazines as well as the September issue of Texas Monthly.
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 Houston, the offices are in Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbia, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Gulfport, Irvine, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Louisville, Memphis, New Jersey, New Orleans, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, San Antonio, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Tampa, and Washington, D.C.