Kollman & Saucier is pleased to announce that Best Lawyers, a highly respected legal industry peer review publication, has selected Eric Paltell as its 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” in Employment Law within the Baltimore area. This prestigious honor is given annually to only one attorney in a designated metropolitan area for each practice specialty.
Eric has been described by clients as “a leading figure in the labor and employment sphere.” Having practiced employment law for more than 32 years, he has developed a reputation as one of the most well-respected authorities in the employment law arena. In recognition of his stature within the field, in 2014, Eric was named a fellow in the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, a professional association honoring the leading lawyers nationwide in the practice of labor and employment law.
In addition to his law practice, Eric has developed a substantial alternative dispute resolution practice, and he is now frequently sought out as a mediator in employment cases. Additionally, Eric has been guest lecturing at the University of Virginia School of Law, where he teaches classes on mediation and the National Labor Relations Act.