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Williams Kastner Recognized in US News – 2022 Best Lawyers: Best Law Firms, 2022 Best Lawyers in America & 2022 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch

Williams Kastner is pleased to announce that it has been ranked in the 12th Edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” publication. The 2022 rankings incorporate more than 8.2 million evaluations of more than 115,000 leading lawyers from more than 22,000 firms. Metropolitan Tier 1 Seattle Commercial Litigation Employment Law –...

EEOC Update to COVID-19 Guidance: “What You Should Know About COVID-19 and the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act, and Other EEO Laws,”

On May 28, 2021, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) updated its COVID related guidance: “What You Should Know About COVID-19 and the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act, and Other EEO Laws,” to address whether incentivizing employees to vaccinate complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”). The following are key updates: Employers may require employees...

2020 Labor & Employment Fall Seminar: Facing the Unknown – Practical Considerations and Solutions for Returning to the Workplace

Virtual Seminar Event

RSVP HERE DATE: Thursday, November 12, 2020 | 1:00 PM – 4:15 PM LOCATION: Virtual Seminar Event Please join our Labor & Employment Practice Group at Williams Kastner for a look at the latest issues in federal, state and local labor and employment law. This seminar is focused on areas of interest to in-house corporate counsel, HR professionals, executives and business owners in a discussion of employment law trends and practical solutions employers can take...

2021 Best Lawyers in America & 2021 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch

August 20, 2020 — Williams Kastner is pleased to announce 18 of our attorneys were named to the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Additionally, three of our attorneys were named to the Inaugural Edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch. Attorneys included in the 2021 edition are recognized for professional excellence with...

Short-Term Solutions, Long Term Impact: The Fluidity of Federal Hours of Service in the Time of COVID-19

One of the few constants during this period of unprecedented turmoil and economic uncertainty in America has been the steady and unwavering dependability of truck drivers, who continue to transport crucial goods and products across a country that needs them more than ever.  Recognizing the indispensable role that truck drivers play in ensuring that all...

9 Williams Kastner Attorneys Named to 2020 Super Lawyers & Rising Stars Lists

Williams Kastner is pleased to announce that 9 attorneys have been named to Super Lawyers and Rising Stars for 2020. Receiving recognition are: Super Lawyers Seattle Daniel A. Brown, Member Jessie L. Harris, Managing Director Douglas A. Hofmann, Member Rodney L. Umberger, Member Sheryl J. Willert, Member Douglas J. Green, Of Counsel Portland S. Ward...