Emmett F. McGee , Jr. - Jackson Lewis P.C.

Emmett F. McGee , Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Emmett F. McGee is a Partner and Litigation Manager in the Baltimore office of Jackson Lewis P.C.

Mr. McGee represents employers in all aspects of employment law and human resource management, including employment discrimination, wage and hour issues, and affirmative action planning.

In addition to advice and counsel on a broad range of employment issues, Mr. McGee’s practice includes litigation in state and federal courts throughout the country, as well as before administrative agencies and arbitration panels. He has extensive experience in wage and hour matters, including Department of Labor audits, collective action, and class action litigation. He also has extensive experience in the areas of employment contracts, trade secrets and restrictive covenants, and related litigation, as well as the litigation of ERISA claims and stock option claims.

Mr. McGee was recently named the Best Lawyers in America 2013 Baltimore Labor Law-Management “Lawyer of the Year.” He is also listed as one of the country's leading labor and employment lawyers in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, which called him "a major player in the employment field," an "outstanding litigator," and a "very smart attorney." He has also repeatedly been selected for inclusion in Maryland Super Lawyers magazine. He is also "AV" rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available.

Mr. McGee is admitted to practice law in the District of Columbia as well as in the state of Maryland.

Mr. McGee received his B.A. from Johns Hopkins University, with honors, and Phi Beta Kappa, in 1981. He earned his J.D. from the University of Virginia in 1984.

Johns Hopkins UniversityBA 1981University of Virginia School of LawJ.D. 1984

Office Location

2800 Quarry Lake Drive, Suite 200
Baltimore, MD 21209
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Labor and Employment of the Baltimore Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Labor Law - Management of the Baltimore Metro Area
Emmett F. McGee, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Emmett F. McGee, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment