Eric J. Uhl: Lawyer with Fisher & Phillips LLP

Eric J. Uhl

Boston,  MA  U.S.A.
Phone(617) 722-0044

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Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment
  • Employment Litigation and Counseling
  • Non-Compete and Trade Secrets Litigation
  • Wage and Hour Compliance
  • Discrimination Claims
  • Civil Rights Litigation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution - ADR
  • Intellectual Property
University University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, B.A., 1983
Law SchoolUniversity of California, Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, CA, J.D., 1987
Admitted1987, California; 1991, Maine; 2004, Massachusetts; U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; U.S. District Court for the Central District of California; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California; U.S. District Court for the District of Maine

Professional Activities
Member, American Bar Association, Section of Labor & Employment Law
Member, Maine Trial Lawyers Association
Member, Maine State Bar Association
Member, State Bar of California
Member, Defense Research Institute
Member, Maine Association of Dispute Resolution Professionals
Member, Association for Conflict Resolution


Eric Uhl is a partner in both the New England and Boston offices.

His practice includes all areas of employment law and business related litigation, and he has represented management before federal and state courts throughout the country.

Eric's practice includes defending management against wrongful termination, discrimination, compensation, and other employment-related claims.

He regularly advises employers, managers, and human resource personnel on a range of employment and business matters, including hiring, discipline and discharge practices; personnel policies and handbooks; wage and hour issues; non-competition and confidentiality provisions; and negotiating severance packages.

He also engages in general commercial litigation, including areas such as unfair competition, restrictive covenants and intellectual property. He is experienced in both private and public sector civil rights litigation. Eric has been recognized inNew England Super Lawyerssince 2007.

He has been listed inChambersUSA,America's Leading Business Lawyerssince 2006 and inThe Best Lawyers in Americasince 2008.

In 2013 Eric was recognized as a Litigation Labor & Employment Lawyer of the Year byBest Lawyers in America.

Five Fisher & Phillips Attorneys Listed in 2013 New England Super Lawyers
October 21, 2013


Massachusetts Governor Wants to Ban Non-Compete Agreements and Enact the Uniform Trade Secrets Act
April 24, 2014

Pitfalls To Avoid In Hiring Seasonal Employees
July 8, 2013

Reviewing The Landscape For Wage And Hour Issues In '13
January 3, 2013

The Virtual Employee
September 17, 2012

Wage and Hour Violations - Survival Tips for Employers
June 22, 2010

Quotes and Soundbites

In Rebuttal, Jonathan Shapiro and Eric Uhl: Two sides to every story
March 3, 2014

CDC Suit Gets New Lawyers, Computer Info Secured
January 31, 2014

Labor Law Liabilities
July 1, 2011

Newsletter Articles

Don't Come In To Work Today
April 1, 2014

Should Your Employees Telecommute?
February 1, 2013 (Also at Portland, Maine Office)


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Office Information

Eric J. Uhl

200 State Street
BostonMA 02109


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