Joseph A. Golden

Joseph A. Golden: Attorney with Burgess, Sharp & Golden Law Firm, PLLC AV stamp icon
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Author: "Wrongful Termination Litigation," Michigan Trial Lawyers, 1986; Contributing Author: "Employee Dismissal Law: Forms and Procedures," Wiley Law Publication, 1986. Instructor, Collective Bargaining in the Public Sector, Wayne County Community College-School of Labor Relations, 1979. Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Detroit Law School, 1987. Member, Center for Public Resources Employment Disputes Committee, 1988—. Member, ABA/EEOC Joint Liaison Committee, Michigan, 1987.

(Also Partner, Pitt, McGehee, Palmer, Rivers & Golden, P.C., Royl Oak)

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Wrongful Discharge Law
  • Employment Discrimination Law
  • Labor Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
586-630-3702  Phone
(586) 226-2627  Phone
(586) 226-2630  Fax
University Attended:
Wayne State University, B.S., 1962
Law School Attended:
University of Detroit, J.D., 1967
Year of First Admission:
1982, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; 1968, Michigan
State Bar of Michigan (Council Member, Labor Relations Law Section, 1987-1989); American Bar Association (Public Co-Chair, Committee on Employee Rights and Responsibilities, 1984-1987; Council Member, Section of Labor and Employment Law, 1988-1992); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Michigan Trial Lawyers Association; National Employment Lawyers Association (Member, Executive Board, 1984; President-Elect 1991; President, President, 1991-1993); Michigan Employment Lawyers Association (President, 1987-1993).
Birth Information:
Detroit, Michigan
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

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Clinton Township, Michigan

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