Chicago Labor & Employment Law Firm Defends and Protects Employers’ Rights

Graefe & Hansen, Ltd. is a boutique law firm with extensive experience in defending and advising businesses and non-profit organizations of all sizes and types in labor and employment matters. They represent clients in areas ranging from traditional labor law matters, such as union organizing, contract negotiations, unfair labor practices and arbitrations to discrimination claims, retaliation and wrongful discharge actions, and wage and hour complaints.

Respected and established Chicago law firm dedicated to providing exceptional legal service

Graefe & Hansen, Ltd. is focused on providing clients with practical, cost-effective solutions to employment concerns before they become expensive problems.  The firm prides itself on its professionalism and experience, and the personalized service it provides to clients. The firm is committed to integrity and excellent and honest representation, and, in testimony to that, is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for its professionalism and ethics.
Attorneys Anthony S. Graefe’s and Mark D. Hansen’s goal is to respond quickly to their clients’ legal needs and resolve their cases favorably.
Graefe & Hansen, Ltd. can help with the following areas:

Traditional labor

  • Strikes and picketing
  • Union organizing campaigns
  • Arbitration hearings
  • NLRB charges
  • Labor contract negotiations
  • Union trust funds litigation
Employment litigation

  • Discrimination charges
  • Retaliation claims
  • Wrongful termination lawsuits
  • Wage and hour actions
  • Trade secret injunctions
Human Resources

  • Practical advice
  • Legal audits
  • Compliance training
  • Personnel policy drafting and review
  • State and federal leave laws
  • Employment agreements
  • Workplace harassment/violence investigations
  • Workforce reduction guidance
  • Background checks and pre-hire testing
  • COBRA compliance

Contact an experienced Chicago labor & employment law firm today
Call Graefe & Hansen, Ltd. at 312-380-5489 or contact the firm online to schedule your appointment.

Graefe & Hansen, Ltd. serves clients in Chicago and throughout Illinois.