Tex McIver is a senior partner in the Atlanta office. In his 40 year career, Tex has assisted clients nationally and internationally in their compliance efforts involving all federal and state employment laws. He advises employers concerning mergers and acquisitions, consolidation and streamlining ("rightsizing") of organizations. Tex has also successfully defended employers in more than 200 union organizing campaigns, and he regularly handles contract negotiations, arbitrations, defense of corporate campaigns and the full range of strikes, lockouts and other interruptions of work. Tex has also written widely on employment law subjects and presented speeches and seminars to hundreds of business associations, bar associations and client groups concerning a broad range of employment law and legislative issues. Tex has been selected by Atlanta Lawyer magazine as one of the "top legal minds" in the city and, in 2004, was selected as a "Legal Elite, Labor & Employment Law." He has also been listed in Who's Who Legal USA -- Management Labour & Employment by the researchers at the International Who's Who Legal publication. Tex is "AV" Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell and has been repeatedly selected for inclusion in Georgia Super Lawyers. He has been listed in Chambers USA, America's Leading Business Lawyers since 2007 and in The Best Lawyers in America since 2006.