Bruce L. Schroeder - Summit Law Group PLLC

Bruce L. Schroeder

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Bruce's practice focuses on representing management in the entire range of labor and employment law matters. His clients are in all major sectors of public agencies. His practice includes fair employment practice and labor-management consultation; representation in unfair labor practices and other proceedings before the National Labor Relations Board and the Public Employment Relations Commission; advice concerning union organizing campaigns; labor negotiations; grievance and interest arbitrations; and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Washington State Human Rights Commission, Department of Labor, and wage/hour matters. He provides preventive counseling to clients to avoid or minimize the risk of litigation. Prior to studying law, Bruce was a field examiner for the National Labor Relations Board.

University of Puget SoundBA 1979University of WashingtonJ.D. 1983
National Public Employer Labor Relations AssociationWashington Public Employer Labor Relations Association

Case History

Collective Bargaining — Involved in multiple bargaining negotiations, representing management.
Interest Arbitration — Extensive experience representing employers in arbitrations to determine wages, hours and working conditions.
Unfair Labor Practices/Grievances — Regularly represents employers in all facets of unfair labor practice and grievance arbitration.

Client Comments

"Bruce Schroeder is down to earth and approachable. A discussion with Bruce regarding a legal question or situation is always informative and comfortable. Bruce's expertise in the field of employment law is beyond compare."

"Bruce Schroeder is one of the finest attorneys I have worked with. He is incredibly busy, but he always has time for you and does not forget to follow up. His legal advice is excellent and he has phenomenal patience with everyone with whom he has contact."

-Robbie Berg
City of Longview

Office Location

315 Fifth Avenue South, Suite 1000
Seattle, WA 98104-2682
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Labor Law - Management of the Seattle Metro Area
Bruce L. Schroeder has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management

Other Information

Gender: Male