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Mr. Mills advises clients in a wide range of industries in all aspects of traditional labor law, including union avoidance, collective bargaining and arbitration. He represents employers in proceedings with the NLRB, including representation cases and unfair labor practice cases.
Mr. Mills also advises and represents employers in a broad range of employment law matters, including those involving discrimination and harassment, wage and hour, wrongful termination, and retaliation claims. He also advises and trains managers and supervisors on preventive litigation practices, focusing on how to comply with applicable laws and regulations, avoid workplace disputes, resolve employee relations problems, and satisfy legitimate employee expectations.
Prior to starting his management side labor and employment practice, Mr. Mills served as a NLRB Field Attorney, as a Clerk for Judge Timothy S. Hogan, U.S. District Court, and a Lecturer at Ohio State University. While in law school, Mr. Mills served as Student Articles Editor on the University of Cincinnati Law Review.
Honors and Recognitions
•Labor Relations Institute, Top 100 Management Labor Attorneys in the U.S. (2006)
Pro Bono and Community Involvement
•Boy Scouts of America, Committee and Merit Badge Counselor
Labor & Collective Bargaining
NLRB Failed to Support Conclusion that Employee’s Disparaging Comments Were Protected, Not Disloyal
April 28, 2018
By James A. Mills
In the News
May 31, 2017
Jackson Lewis Recommended in The Legal 500
WHITE PLAINS, NY (May 31, 2017) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the firm and its attorneys have been recommended in The Legal 500 United States 2017 in the following practice areas falling under the Labor and Employment designation: Employee health and retirement plans,...
December 7, 2016
Jackson Lewis to Bolster Cincinnati Presence, Adding 7 Attorneys from Labor and Employment Stalwart Denlinger, Rosenthal & Greenberg
CINCINNATI, OH (December 7, 2016) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce that all seven attorneys formerly with Denlinger, Rosenthal & Greenberg will join the firm’s Cincinnati office in a move that combines Cincinnati’s two powerhouse labor and employment practices. Daniel...
Professional Associations and Activities
•Cincinnati Bar Association
•Ohio State Bar Association
•The Federalist Society
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