Gil A. Abramson: Lawyer with Jackson Lewis P.C.

Gil A. Abramson

Baltimore,  MD  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • General Employment Litigation
  • Labor and Preventive Practices
  • Airline and Airline Service Providers
  • Education
  • Financial Services
  • Food Processing and Manufacturing
  • Gaming and Hospitality
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Real Estate
  • Retail
  • Technology and Telecom
  • Transportation and Warehousing
University State University of New York at Buffalo, B.A., 1966
Law SchoolBoston University School of Law, J.D., 1969
Admitted4th Circuit Court of Appeals; U.S. Court of Appeals, DC Circuit; DC - D. D.C.; Massachusetts; District of Columbia; Maryland; Maryland - D. Md.

Gil A. Abramson is a Principal in the Baltimore, Maryland, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. He is the Labor Practice Group Coordinator for that office.

Mr. Abramson concentrates his practice on the representation of management in all phases of labor law and equal employment law, including restrictive covenants, wrongful discharge and equal employment opportunity matters, as well as the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, the Occupational Safety and Health Act, the National Labor Relations Act, and the Railway Labor Act.

Mr. Abramson regularly advises clients regarding employment policies, drug and alcohol issues, workplace harassment and training programs, workplace safety laws and regulations, union avoidance, collective bargaining, and executive employment and termination agreements. He also litigates labor and employment law issues before the courts and administrative agencies, including equal employment litigation, protection of intellectual property and trade secrets, enforcement of restrictive covenants, wrongful discharge, health and safety, wage and hour, and injunctions against strikes and picketing. Mr. Abramson regularly handles labor arbitrations and practices extensively before the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) in connection with union organizing unfair labor practices. He has litigated successfully both bench and jury trials, appeals, arbitrations and administrative hearings.

Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, Mr. Abramson was a partner in a global general practice law firm. He was also senior counsel to the Chairman of the National Labor Relations Board. He is a frequent speaker at conferences and symposiums on a wide range of labor and employment law issues.

Mr. Abramson has been recognized by numerous publications, including Chambers USA, which describes him as “incredibility good at drawing out all the main issues.”

Published Works

The Developing Labor Law, a publication of BNA [Chapter Editor]


September 20, 2013

Implications of a Government Shutdown on Federal Contractors (Deja vu)

September 20, 2013

[The government shutdown began on October 1, 2013. This article was last updated on October 2, 2013. Please see the Jackson Lewis Blogs and other Jackson Lewis articles (e.g., Imminent Danger is Focus of Government Safety Agencies' Shutdown Strategies) for our updates on the shutdown.[More information is presented at the

February 22, 2013

Implications of Sequestration on Federal Contractors

February 22, 2013

As the March 1 deadline for sequestration nears, Congress has yet to act to avert the mandatory massive automatic cuts to federal programs. Federal agencies are making plans on cutbacks in contract and grant funding and employers with federal contracts or grants also should be planning for the impact of these cuts on their workforce,

In the News

November 6, 2015

Law 360

Gil Abramson Discusses Labor Implications of Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement

November 6, 2015

Gil Abramson comments on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement in Law 360's TPP Could Raise Overseas Labor Costs For US Employers. Subscription may be required to view article

August 17, 2015

Jackson Lewis

Jackson Lewis Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2016

August 17, 2015

WHITE PLAINS, NY (August 17, 2015) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country's preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce 137 of the firm's attorneys have been named to the 2016 edition of Best Lawyers. In addition, 10 attorneys were named “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective

May 19, 2015

Chambers & Partners

Jackson Lewis Attorneys Ranked in 2015 Chambers USA Guide

May 19, 2015

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (May 19, 2015) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country's largest and fastest-growing workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the firm and 62 of its attorneys have been recognized in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, a prestigious annual guide ranking


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Gil A. Abramson

2800 Quarry Lake Drive, Suite 200
BaltimoreMD 21209


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