Peter A. Susser

Peter A. Susser


Recognized since 2010

Washington, District of Columbia

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management

Labor Law - Management

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Peter A. Susser works with global employers to design and implement human resources policies and to resolve a broad range of workplace issues. He also provides his clients with international and employment law counseling. Domestically, Peter regularly handles matters involving:

  • Defense of discrimination and harassment claims
  • Traditional labor law matters
  • Union organizing
  • Collective bargaining
  • Unfair labor practice litigation
  • Labor arbitrations
  • Occupational safety and health issues
  • Defense of OSHA citations
  • Compliance counseling
  • Emergency preparedness programs
  • Disability discrimination and protected leave issues
  • Americans with Disabilities Act issues
  • Family and Medical Leave Act matters

    He often appears before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the National Labor Relations Board. He also is a registered lobbyist involved with legislative developments in Congress and participates in rulemaking proceedings before federal agencies, such as the Department of Labor. He serves as counsel to several national trade associations on employment law, and workplace safety and health matters. His other clients include companies in:

    • Food manufacturing
    • Distribution
    • Electronics
    • Trucking operations
    • Staffing and related organizations

      Peter has published dozens of articles on a wide range of employment law and workplace safety issues that have appeared in legal journals, human resources publications and trade journals. He also is the author of several employment law treatises.

      Peter serves as Littler's corporate secretary, Global Practice Leader and chairs the International Employment Law Practice group. Previously, he served as chair of the firm's Occupational Safety and Health Administration and Workplace Safety Practice group and as the office managing shareholder of the Washington, D.C. office. Prior to working at Littler, he was a trial attorney for the Office of the Solicitor at the U. S. Department of Labor in Washington, D.C.

  • 815 Connecticut Avenue NW
    Suite 400
    Washington, DC 20006
  • Cornell University, BS
Bar Admissions
  • District of Columbia, The District of Columbia Bar
  • Virginia, Virginia State Bar
  • Maryland, Maryland State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association, Section of Labor and Employment Law - Member
  • American Benefits Council - Member
  • International Bar Association - Member
  • International Employee Benefits Association - Member
  • XBHR (Cross-Border Human Resources Association) - Member

Washington, District of Columbia

235 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

152 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers® in America 2023 for work in:
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Management
Special Focus:
  • International
  • Management
  • OSHA
  • Named, Management Labour and Employment - Who's Who Legal, 2011-2013
  • Named, Who's Who in American Law, 2014
  • Named, International Who's Who of Management Labour and Employment Lawyers - Who's Who Legal, 2013 and 2014

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court

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