Burr & Forman LLP Expands Labor and Employment Practice with Partner Morey Raiskin

February 01, 2012

Burr & Forman LLP announces today that labor and employment attorney Morey Raiskin has joined the firm’s Orlando office as a partner.

Raiskin brings nearly 30 years of experience in labor and employment law, advising employers on personnel matters, including personnel policy and guideline development, noncompete agreements, union-related activities and wage and hour and discrimination claims.

Raiskin has extensive experience litigating employment claims before administrative agencies and in state and federal courts across the country, including the United States Supreme Court. Prior to joining Burr & Forman, he led the Labor and Employment practice group at an Orlando-based firm and served as Lead Labor and Employment Law Counsel at Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc. and Administrative Vice President of Sea World. Before Raiskin relocated his practice to Orlando, he represented management in the hotel and gaming industry in Las Vegas.

“We are excited that Morey is joining our team in Orlando,” said Jim Pratt, Managing Partner of the firm’s Orlando office. “His background in employment and labor law will further enhance our service to clients in Florida and throughout the Southeast.”

“I look forward to joining the talented legal team at Burr & Forman, bringing my legal background to the firm and working with its clients,” said Raiskin.



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