Al is a traditional labor lawyer with extensive experience advising clients on the legal issues related to union campaigns, collective bargaining, arbitrations, and hearings and trials before the National Labor Relations Board. Al is also an experienced trial lawyer, having tried employment related cases in state and federal courts. Al represents a broad array of employers in a variety of industries all across America, but focuses his practice on the healthcare industry and government contractors.
During law school, Al served as an editor of the Law Review. He is a regular speaker at conferences and seminars on labor and employment law subjects. Al is the leader of FordHarrison's Healthcare Practice Group. This practice group focuses on the many labor and employment issues unique to hospitals, long-term care and assisted living providers, physician practice groups and healthcare-related companies of all types. Al is also a member of the firm's Management Committee.
- Actively counseling clients in the healthcare industry in the development of legal strategies to meet their goals either to remain union-free or to compete effectively with a unionized workforce.
- Negotiated comprehensive coordinated collective bargaining agreements for hospitals in California, Nevada, and Florida.
- Successfully litigated contract interpretation arbitration involving nearly one million dollars in exposure.
- Successfully litigated arbitration involving contract interpretation of management's right to revise job process and job descriptions.
Court Admissions — U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida