Rick Warren Elected a ‘Fellow of the College' by The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers

Date   Jul 2, 2014
FordHarrison LLP is pleased to announce that  Frederick L. Warren (Rick), a Partner in the firm's Atlanta office, has been elected as a Fellow of the College by The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. Fellows must have worked in the field of labor and employment law for at least twenty years. Election as a Fellow is recognition by one's colleagues of sustained outstanding performance in the profession, exemplifying integrity, dedication and excellence. 

"I am honored to be recognized by my peers and to be inducted as a Fellow of this prestigious organization," said Rick. "I look forward to contributing to the College's goals of promoting achievement, advancement and excellence in the practice of labor and employment law."

The nineteenth installation of Fellows will be held on November 8, 2014 in Los Angeles during the American Bar Association's Labor and Employment Law Section's Continuing Legal Education Conference. This new installation will add to the College's representatives of over thirteen hundred members in forty-five states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and eight provinces from Canada. 

Rick Warren handles all aspects of labor and employment law, including traditional labor law, employment litigation and wage and hour matters. He litigates cases before federal and state courts and administrative agencies throughout the country. He defends both individual and class action cases and has substantial jury trial experience. Rick also handles numerous mediations and arbitrations. He devotes a significant part of his practice to preventive law and advising clients how to avoid/resolve labor and employment disputes and litigation. He has written numerous articles on labor and employment issues and frequently conducts management training and seminars.

About the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers
The College was the vision of a number of the Fellows. The idea was to further establish this profession in all its aspects as one uniquely important to the world of labor and employment law, individual rights, collective bargaining and dispute resolution. The College was established in 1995 through an initiative of the Council of The Section of Labor and Employment Law of the American Bar Association. It operates as a free standing organization recognizing those who, by long and outstanding service, have distinguished themselves as leaders in the field.