(Columbus, Ohio, November 2018) Chris Peifer and Josh McInerney have recently been made named partners to Barkan Meizlish DeRose Wentz McInerney Peifer, LLP, thus changing the firm’s name.
Chris Peifer represents and advises labor organizations in a diverse number of industries that includes the private sector, airline industry, trucking industry and the warehouse industry, among others. He also represents labor organizations in the public sector, federal and municipal administrative employees, and firefighters. His work with labor organizations includes collective bargaining, arbitration, and litigation in both federal and state courts throughout the country, and with agencies that are charged with enforcing the nation’s labor laws.
Josh McInerney works as a Labor and Employment lawyer and has extensive experience representing both public and private sector labor organizations in federal district and appellate courts, and state courts throughout the country. He has represented labor organizations and their members in collective bargaining negotiations, arbitrations, and mediations, and before federal and state agencies, including the NLRB, NMB, NTSB, EEOC and various public employee relations boards. He also provides advice and guidance to clients on legal issues related to union organizing, the duty of fair representation, and regulatory compliance.
We at Barkan Meizlish, LLP are excited to announce Mr. Peifer and Mr. McInerney as named partners and are confident they will bring valuable leadership to our firm. Welcome Chris and Josh!