Peter R. Bulmer - Jackson Lewis P.C.

Peter R. Bulmer

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012
Phone: 312-803-2501

Peter R. Bulmer is a Shareholder in the Chicago, Illinois office of Jackson Lewis P.C.

Mr. Bulmer represents management nationwide in all facets of employment and labor law.  He counsels management on employment matters and preventive measures to avoid litigation and, where litigation cannot be avoided, he defends employers before state and federal administrative agencies and courts.  He also represents employers in prosecuting and defending claims of unlawful competition.

Mr. Bulmer has been named one of Illinois’ “Super Lawyers,” a distinction accorded no more than 5% of Illinois lawyers, and has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America. He is also Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent rated (“highest level of professional excellence”).He is a featured speaker and author on employment law topics and a past chair of a national association of labor and employment lawyers.

Mr. Bulmer is admitted to practice in Illinois, as well as before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Central Districts of Illinois, the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan, the Northern District of Indiana, the Districts of Nebraska and Colorado, and the United States Courts of Appeals for the Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Circuits, and the United States Supreme Court.

Mr. Bulmer earned his B.A. from the University of Notre Dame and his J.D., cum laude, from Creighton University School of Law, where he was editor-in-chief of the Creighton Law Review.

University of Notre DameBA 1981Creighton University School of LawJ.D. 1986
Society for Human Resource ManagementChicago SHRMHuman Resource Management Association of Chicago

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • 6th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • 7th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • 8th Circuit Court of Appeals

Office Location

150 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 2500
Chicago, IL 60601
United States

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management