Charles S. Einsiedler , Jr. - Pierce Atwood LLP

Charles S. Einsiedler , Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995

Charles S. Einsiedler, Jr., partner at Pierce Atwood LLP, has established a legal practice in excess of 25 years in all aspects of labor, employment and employee benefits law counseling and litigation. He is chair of the firm's Employee Benefits Practice Group.

Charlie regularly counsels employers, providing preventive advice and practical solutions to the day-to-day problems confronting businesses large and small. He has an active practice advising employers on a wide range of benefits compliance issues such as COBRA, HIPAA, USERRA and the FMLA. He has represented employers in strikes, union election campaigns, contract negotiations, railway labor, and employment litigation. He has also led successful court challenges to statutes and regulations intended to restrict employer flexibility.

Boston University School of LawJ.D.
Cumberland County, Maine State, and American Bar Associations American Bar Association Railway Labor Act Committee; Labor and Employment Law Committee Maine State Bar Association Employment Law Committee Association of Transportation Practitioners

Case History

Recent Experience

Charlie has represented public and private employers in Maine and New Hampshire from diverse industries, including pulp and paper, textiles, health care, energy, transportation, construction, and retail in union-organizing campaigns, arbitrations and unfair labor practice claims.

 Charlie frequently appears before the region's Human Rights Commissions and the EEOC on discrimination matters and is often involved in alternative dispute resolution (ADR), including mediation and arbitration of employment disputes in an effort to avoid litigation.

Charlie has represented carriers in a wide range of areas under the Railway Labor Act and under the other statutes regulating railroads.

Charlie has led the successful challenge to several legislative and administrative attempts to restrict employers.

Client Comments

"Charles Einsiedler is first-rate. He is a very knowledgeable, professional, and practical advisor."

"Charles Einsiedler is first rate and a very knowledgeable, professional, and practical advisor."

Office Location

Merrill's Wharf
254 Commercial Street
Portland, ME 04101
United States

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management

Other Information

Gender: Male