PHOENIX – July 16, 2019 – Michael Mason, a shareholder in the global Labor & Employment Practice of Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been elected chair of the Arizona State Bar’s Employment and Labor Section for fiscal year 2019-2020.
Mason represents Fortune 500 companies in technology and other industries, providing policy drafting, internal investigations, compliance advice, management training, representation before administrative agencies, and, when necessary, litigation. His experience includes having been in-house for over a year in the legal department of a large international company providing global labor and employment support and leading internal investigations. He also spent six years in executive roles as senior labor and employment counsel and director of human resources at a large, publicly traded energy company.
Active in both the local and national legal communities, Mason has also served on the House of Delegates of the American Bar Association and on the Board of Governors of the State Bar of Arizona.
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