NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Norton Rose Fulbright today announced that Brian Arbetter, an international employment and labor lawyer with more than 25 years of experience, has joined the global law firm’s New York office as a partner.
Arbetter comes to Norton Rose Fulbright from Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP. He represents US- and foreign-based multinational companies and their management teams across a wide range of industries, including financial services, technology, retail, entertainment and medical devices.
Arbetter’s employment matters include inbound and outbound employment, labor, benefits, and mobility issues and strategies, including global compliance, workplace privacy, discrimination and harassment, leaves of absence and disabilities, unions and works councils, reductions in force, and hiring and employment agreements. He also advises clients on ERISA, benefits, affirmative action and health and safety matters, as well as employment law aspects of mergers and acquisitions and entry and exit into and out of various countries.
Linda Addison, Norton Rose Fulbright’s US Managing Partner, said:
“Brian’s extensive employment and labor experience will help us to provide superior service to our US and global clients in several key industries. He is a talented lawyer who expands our employment law offerings in New York.”
Shauna Clark, Norton Rose Fulbright’s US Head of Employment and Labor, commented:
“Brian has an impressive practice handling virtually every aspect of employment law. His experience advising on regulatory matters, including both audits and investigations, will be valuable to our clients.”
Arbetter, who also negotiates collective bargaining agreements and advises on union issues, said:
“I could not be more excited about bringing my practice to Norton Rose Fulbright. Joining this prominent global law firm will allow me to expand my practice and collaborate with incredible lawyers around the world.”
Arbetter received his JD from the University of Chicago Law School and his BS in engineering and public policy from Washington University in St. Louis. He is admitted to practice in Illinois, California and the Eastern District of Michigan.
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