Robert P. Brooks - Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C.

Robert P. Brooks

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Robert P. Brooks is the firm’s Managing Partner and Chairman of the firm’s Labor and Employment Law Group. He represents management in all facets of labor relations and employment law in the public and private sectors.

Bob’s labor and employment experience includes counseling employers on day-to-day personnel administration as well as on such complex administrative law issues as OSHA compliance and wage and hour issues under the Fair Labor Standards Act. Bob also regularly and successfully handles collective bargaining negotiations and the defense of union organizing campaigns. He has successfully represented employers in employment discrimination matters, and represents employers in a wide variety of labor arbitration and administrative proceedings. In addition, he lectures frequently to groups and private companies on many of the issues facing human resource professionals on a daily basis.

Bob is Immediate Past President of the Board of Governors of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Providence and he is the recipient of the RI Bar Association’s Dorothy Lohmann Community Service Award, given in recognition for his work with the Boys and Girls Clubs. He serves on the AP&S Executive Committee and is a member of its Diversity Committee.

Rhode Island CollegeBA 1982Suffolk UniversityJ.D. 1987
Boys & Girls Club of ProvidenceEast Greenwich Personnel BoardAmerican Bar AssociationRhode Island Bar Association

Office Location

One Citizens Plaza, Eighth Floor
Providence, RI 02903-1345
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Employment Law - Management of the Providence Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Labor Law - Management of the Providence Metro Area
Robert P. Brooks has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Robert P. Brooks has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

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

Other Information

Gender: Male