5614 Connecticut Ave., N.W. #261
Washington, DC 20015

Providing Legal Representation in the Area of Labor Law

The Law Offices of Lawrence J. Sherman, PLLC is committed to providing excellent representation and service to its clients. Larry Sherman uses his problem-solving and conflict resolution skills – honed through years of experience in handling litigation, mediation and arbitration proceedings –­ to produce positive outcomes and to secure justice in the workplace. When litigation is required, Mr. Sherman affiliates with other law firms in the Washington DC & Maryland areas to provide effective and aggressive representation on behalf of his clients. His focus is always on serving the needs of each client and achieving the best outcome possible by providing personalized representation responsive to the specific needs of the client.

Mr. Sherman is an experienced trial and appellate advocate. His primary areas of practice are labor and workplace law, litigation, mediation and arbitration. Larry Sherman is committed to providing excellent, proactive and effective legal representation in all types of workplace disputes as well as general business and commercial litigation.

When appropriate, Mr. Sherman has successfully utilized negotiation, mediation, arbitration and other alternative dispute resolution tools to minimize the time and expense commonly associated with the adversarial resolution of employment and labor disputes. Larry Sherman combines his trial and appellate skills, along with associating with other experienced colleagues as needed, to secure prompt and effective redress on behalf of his clients. His accomplishments are reflected in top ratings provided by independent legal and client-rating services.

Contact Mr. Sherman today to discuss your case involving any of the following:

Labor Law — Dispute Resolution — Litigation

  • Labor Law
    • Labor negotiations, labor agreements, collective bargaining agreements, and contract administration
    • Grievances, mediations and arbitrations
    • Unfair labor practices
    • Wage and hour claims, minimum wage compliance, and wage payment compliance
  • Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution
    • Trials before judges and juries
    • Arbitration and mediation of labor and commercial disputes
    • Hearings before agencies responsible for enforcing labor and employment laws
    • Appeals on behalf of existing and specially retained clients
  • Conflict Analysis and Resolution
    • Evaluating the cost, risk and benefit of undertaking litigation or other forms of dispute resolutions
    • Determining the potential effectiveness of alternative, non-adversarial approaches to dispute resolution

Call Attorney Lawrence Sherman today at 301-276-7522 to arrange your free initial consultation.

Attorney Profile

Attorney Lawrence J. Sherman

Lawrence Sherman provides expert representation in the areas of labor and workplace law and all facets of the litigation process, including trials, appeals, mediations, arbitrations and negotiations. Mr. Sherman has represented labor unions, non-profit organizations, small to medium sized employers and employees before a wide variety of trial and appellate courts, labor arbitrators, and labor relations and fair employment agencies. 

Mr. Sherman has won a series of labor cases that broadened the rights of federal labor unions to bargain over work practices and pay, along with numerous arbitration awards and court opinions upholding the rights of employees and unions in the private and public sectors. Mr. Sherman made numerous interactive presentations regarding labor arbitrations and negotiations, equal employment opportunity, federal and private sector labor relations at the former George Meany Center for Labor Studies and on a wide variety of legal practice issues at conferences and meetings held by various employment law and labor relations organizations.

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland
  • Washington, D.C.

Education

  • The University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, JD
    • Honors: Award - Labor Law (Highest Grade in Class)
    • Honors: Research Assistant to Professor and later Dean, Theodore J. St. Antoine
  • University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA, BA,
    • Honors: Magna Cum Laude

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • District of Columbia Bar and Maryland Bar Association, Sections on Labor and Employment Law and Litigation
  • Former Co-Chair Section on Labor and Employment Law of the District of Columbia Bar
  • Member of the Maryland Employment Lawyers Association

Office Locations

Washington, D.C. Office
5614 Connecticut Ave., N.W. #261 
Washington, D.C. 20015

Maryland Office
5405 Tuckerman Lane
Rockville, Maryland 20852

 

 

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