The Labor and Employment Group has years of service and breadth of experience that are unparalleled in the State of New York. Jim Roemer, the Firm’s Senior Partner, began his labor practice only two years after the Taylor Law was enacted and his intellect, involvement and influence have played a significant role in shaping public sector labor law in the State. Bill Wallens, Elayne Gold and the other labor attorneys have been involved in numerous groundbreaking cases and developments for more than thirty years. The Firm’s municipal clients have come to rely on and appreciate the availability, the responsiveness and the depth of the collective knowledge of the Group members that provide them with outstanding representation. The Firm’s annual retainer concept provides its municipal clients with an economical and efficient way to provide effective employment relations.