Rodolfo R. Agraz - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Rodolfo R. Agraz

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 214-987-3800

Mr. Agraz has experience helping a broad spectrum of clients with union, safety and health, and employment challenges. He represents clients in diverse industries during union organizing attempts and litigation before the NLRB. Additionally, he guides management through occupational safety and health compliance inspections and represents management exclusively in litigation before OSHA and other administrative agencies. He works with top company officials and first-line supervisory staff to build a union-free environment and has experience dealing with team-based operations. Mr. Agraz is fluent in Spanish.Mr. Agraz's broad base of experience includes:Representing clients in the film, automotive, and food processing industries during OSHA investigations of fatalities and injuries;Conducting occupational safety and health audits;Representing clients in the retail distribution, teleservices, chemical, medical laboratory, and automotive industries throughout the United States during union organizing attempts;Training supervisors and managers in a wide variety of matters, including maintaining a union-free environment, privacy in the workplace, sexual harassment, occupational safety and health, implementation of substance abuse policies, and discrimination in the workplace.

Duke UniversityBS 1984University of GeorgiaJ.D. 1988
Greater Raleigh Chamber of CommerceAmerican Bar AssociationWake County Bar AssociationNorth Carolina Bar Association

Case History

  • Texas Employment Relations 2013 Symposium - "NLRB Update: What's Going on at the Board and What Non-Union Employers Need to Know" - San Antonio - July 19, 2013
  • Ogletree Deakins Webinar - "Workplace Investigations: Confidentiality and Section 7 Rights" - June 20, 2013
  • Ogletree Deakins Briefing - "NLRB in 2013" - Dallas - March 6, 2013
  • Ogletree Deakins Briefing - "NLRB in 2013" - Houston - March 5, 2013
  • Cross Timbers Human Resource Management Association - "Culturally Competent Company Communicators" - Stephenville - January 16, 2013
  • Ogletree Deakins Seminar - "Headline News: The Latest Labor and Employment Law Developments" - Austin - November 2, 2012
  • State Bar of Texas Labor & Employment Law Section - "2012 Labor and Employment Law Institute - NLRA Update" - San Antonio - September 15, 2012
  • Dallas Bar Association - "2012 NLRA Issues for Union and Non-Union Employers" - May 21, 2012
  • Ogletree Deakins webinar - "What Did You Say? The NLRB's Regulation of Employer Policies Relating to Social Media" - July 28, 2011

Office Location

Preston Commons West, Suite 500
8117 Preston Road
Dallas, TX 75225
United States

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management