LABOR, EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEE BENEFITS
Labor, Employment and Employee Benefits Section is
composed of three experienced attorneys and concentrates
its practice in the areas of labor and employment
litigation, counseling and employee benefits.
The attorneys in this section handle all types of
labor and employment cases, including unfair labor
practices, discrimination and retaliation, wage and hour
matters, matters arising under the Equal Pay Act, the
Age Discrimination and Employment Act, Family Medical
Leave Act, Americans with Disabilities Act,
Whistleblowing, and enforcing and defending restrictive
They also handle arbitration, litigation and appeals, in
both federal and state court.
attorneys in this section have an extensive practice in
public pension law, and represent numerous public
pension funds and healthcare funds in Florida, and have
advised pension plans throughout the country. They
vigorously litigate cases involving benefits and
fiduciary matters, including class actions.
These attorneys have long been known for their work on
behalf of police officers who are sued in civil rights
cases, involving such allegations as excessive use of
force arrest without probable cause, and wrongful death
They are often retained by the police officers, and are
also retained by municipalities to provide defense for
the police officers.
They also try these cases to a jury, when
necessary, and handle appeals of these matters as well.
Ronald J. Cohen
● Labor Relations
● Employee Benefits
● Civil Rights Defense
● Employment Litigation
● Discrimination Litigation
● Employment Contracts
● Arbitration, Trial, and Appellate Practice