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His experience includes employment discrimination, non-competition litigation, wage and hour, unemployment compensation, civil rights, union negotiations, arbitrations, union elections, State Employment Relations Board (SERB), National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), and Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) matters.
A significant part of Mr. Tersigni’s practice involves advising employers regarding compliance with state and federal employment laws, preventing labor-related disputes, whistleblower claims, and implementing effective personnel policies. He also defends employers in employment litigation before state and federal agencies.
Mr. Tersigni is certified by the Ohio State Bar Association as a specialist in labor and employment law.
Mr. Tersigni is a frequent lecturer on labor and employment law topics for state and local bar associations, human resource organizations, and chambers of commerce. He has spoken on topics such the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family Medical Leave Act, drug testing, sexual harassment, employment at-will, wage and hour, union avoidance, personnel policies, among others.
Mr. Tersigni has authored articles on labor and employment law issues which have appeared in multiple publications, including the Akron Beacon Journal, Smart Business, Midwest In-House, Business First, Crain’s Cleveland Business, and The Examiner Magazine.
Outside of his law practice, Mr. Tersigni is active in various community organizations.
Pro Bono and Community Involvement
•Alzheimer’s Association, Greater East Ohio Area Chapter
•Family Services/Greenleaf Family Center
•Rockynol Retirement Community
•Urban Vision, Inc.
Honors and Recognitions
•American Lawyer Media, Top Rated Lawyer in Health Care (2013)
•Inside Business Magazine, Northeast Ohio Leading Lawyer in labor and employment law (2002-present)
In the News
August 15, 2018
Jackson Lewis Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2019
WHITE PLAINS, NY (August 15, 2018) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce more than 200 attorneys throughout the firm’s locations have been named to the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, a publication that has become universally regarded as a definitive guide to legal...
Professional Associations and Activities
•Akron Bar Association
•Ohio State Bar Association
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