Bob Kilgore is Of Counsel in the San Antonio office. For over thirty years he has helped employers throughout Texas who have been accused of wrongdoing by their employees or various governmental agencies.
This includes federal and state court litigation and administrative proceedings before the National Labor Relations Board, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission, United States Department of Labor, and Texas Workforce Commission.
He serves as lead counsel in traditional discrimination litigation as well as benefits (ERISA), compensation (FLSA), and non-compete/trade secret litigation. Bob also advises and represents management in labor relations, including negotiation and administration of collective bargaining agreements and union avoidance strategies.
As part of his claims avoidance counseling services, Bob has developed and conducted numerous pro-active management and supervisor training seminars, as well as audited company pay practices, policies, procedures, and handbooks.
Bob is AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, and is listed in 2014 Texas Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers in America.
Twists And Turns For Texas' Health Care Employers
July 30, 2014
San Antonio Breakfast Academy with Fisher & Phillips LLP
November 19, 2015
NLRB's Expanding Agenda (Sterling Education Services; April 8, 2015)
2015 Labor and Employment Update (National Cotton Ginners Association; January 5, 2015)
Union Avoidance (Texas Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration and Education [TSHHRAE]; November 21, 2014)
Employer, Do You Have Any Rights Left? Or, What Have the Feds Done, and What You Can Do About It (Associated Builders & contractors - South Texas Chapter; October 28, 2014)
She Said What? Effective Workplace Investigations (Fisher & Phillips LLP One Day, Many Solutions - San Antonio; May 1, 2014)
OSHA Update: New Haz Com and Chemical Label Rules (Vacation Resorts International Annual Meeting; April 29, 2014)
Prevailing Wage Compliance (National Air Duct Cleaners Association Annual Meeting; March 6, 2014)
OSHA Safety and Health (Hospitality Lawyers Annual Conference; February 10-11, 2014)
Assessing the Changing Landscape: The Supreme Court's Recent Labor & Employment Decisions (Texas Lawyer In-House Counsel Summit - San Antonio; September 12, 2013)
Ordained Ruling Elder, San Pedro Presbyterian Church
Eighty-Four Fisher & Phillips Attorneys Selected to The Best Lawyers in America 2016
August 17, 2015
Quotes and Soundbites
Businesses Unsure About Proposed Changes in OT Rules
July 2, 2015
The Source: Labor Department Proposes Expanding White-Collar Overtime Eligibility
July 2, 2015
Gay Marriage Ruling Will Impact Employers
June 26, 2015 (Board Certified, Labor Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization)