Justin F. Keith

Justin F. Keith

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Justin F. Keith represents employers in all areas of labor and employment law—including litigation of discrimination, harassment and retaliation claims, reductions in force, and numerous other personnel and workplace issues—before state and federal agencies and in courts throughout the country

He is experienced with wage and hour class actions brought under the Massachusetts Wage Act and nationwide collective actions under the Fair Labor Standards Act. He represents employers across a broad spectrum of industries, including retail, transportation, delivery services, and telecom services in nationwide class and collective actions brought throughout the country.

Justin regularly provides counsel to senior management and human resource personnel on employment law compliance matters, such as reductions in force, leaves of absence, exempt status classification under the FLSA and state law, employee discipline, sexual harassment, discrimination and retaliation, and restrictive covenant agreements.

Justin is a contributing editor of The Developing Labor Law, the leading treatise on U.S. labor law, and a frequent speaker to legal and industry groups on labor and employment issues.

Justin's practice encompasses all areas of traditional labor law, including union organizing campaigns, collective bargaining negotiations, unfair labor practice charges and representation case proceedings before the NLRB, union avoidance strategy and training, strike response and contingency planning, grievance arbitration proceedings, and appellate litigation before the NLRB and the Courts of Appeals. Justin was co-counsel to New Process Steel in the landmark Supreme Court case, New Process Steel v. NLRB, 560 U.S. 674 (2010).

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実績紹介

  • Legal Intern, Boston Public Health Commission
  • Legal Intern, Community Catalyst
 

受賞歴・所属団体

  • Listed, Chambers USA Guide, 2018
    • "Up and Coming," 2018
    • "Associates to Watch," 2014-2016
  • Listed, The Legal 500 United States, 2016-2018
  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Massachusetts Super Lawyers, 2013-2016 and 2018
    • "Super Lawyers," 2018 
    • "Rising Stars," 2013-2016
  • Team Member, a Law360 "Employment Practice Group of the Year," 2011 and 2013
 
  • Member, American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section
  • Member, Boston Bar Association
    • Co-Chair, Labor Subcommittee, 2011–2015
    • Member, Steering Committee, 2009-2015
  • Teacher, Citizen School, 2006
 

学歴・資格・言語

学歴
  • J.D., Northeastern University School of Law, 2006
  • B.A., Vanderbilt University, 2003
弁護士資格
  • Massachusetts
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
言語