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Detroit-–-June 27, 2017-–-Anne Widlak, a partner at Detroit-based management side labor and employment law firm Nemeth Law, P.C., has been elected as a Fellow by the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. Election as a Fellow is the highest recognition by one’s colleagues of sustained outstanding performance in the profession—exemplifying integrity, dedication and excellence.
An attorney for more than 33 years, Widlak has successfully defended cases in state and federal courts involving a comprehensive array of claims, including workplace harassment, discrimination based on age, disability, sex, race, national origin and other protected categories, retaliation, violations of the Family and Medical Leave Act, wrongful discharge and intentional interference with an at-will employment relationship. She is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America (LCA), a trial lawyer honorary society comprised of less than one-half of one percent of lawyers in the United States. Widlak holds both a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Arts in English from Georgetown University. She holds a Juris Doctorate from Wayne State University School of Law.
The 22nd induction of Fellows – Class of 2017 will be held Nov. 11, 2017, in Washington, D.C., coincident with the American Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section’s Continuing Legal Education Conference. With the current installation, the College is represented by more than 1,400 members in 46 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and eight Canadian Provinces.
About the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers
The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers was founded to further establish the profession as one uniquely important to the world of labor and employment law, individual rights, collective bargaining and dispute resolution. Established in 1995 through an initiative of the Council of The Section of Labor and Employment Law of the American Bar Association, the nonprofit professional association honors lawyers who, by long and outstanding service, have distinguished themselves as leaders in the field in the practice of Labor and Employment Law.
About Nemeth Law, P.C.
Celebrating 25 years in 2017, Nemeth Law specializes in arbitration, mediation, workplace investigations, employment litigation, traditional labor law and management consultation/training for private and public sector employers. It is the largest woman-owned law firm in Michigan to exclusively represent management in the prevention, resolution and litigation of labor and employment disputes.