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He advises and represents businesses on a broad range of employment issues including union avoidance, discrimination, wrongful discharge, wage and hour claims, VOSH/OSHA citations, trade secrets, employment contracts and covenants not to compete.
Dean represents clients in state and federal courts, as well as in administrative forums and before arbitrators and mediators.
Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating
Listed in Best Lawyers in America : Employment Law - Management (2006-present); Labor Law - Management (2006-present)
Virginia Business, “Legal Elite” - Labor/Employment
Thomson Reuters, “Virginia Super Lawyers” - Employment & Labor (2006 - 18)
Leadership Hampton Roads Alumnus
Coastal Virginia Magazine, “Top Lawyers” - Labor & Employment (2016-18)
•Vandeventer Black Attorneys Listed as ‘The Best Lawyers in America’ of 2019
•Twenty-two Vandeventer Black Attorneys Recognized as Top Lawyers
•27 Vandeventer Black Attorneys Named ‘The Best Lawyers in America’ of 2018
•Vandeventer Black Attorneys Recognized as Virginia Super Lawyers
•Twenty-two Vandeventer Black Attorneys 2016 Legal Elite Finalists
•CoVaBiz Magazine Awards Top Honors To 20 Vandeventer Black LLP Attorneys
•20 Vandeventer Black LLP Attorneys have made the Coastal Virginia Magazine Top Lawyers List
•25 Vandeventer Black LLP Attorneys Named Best Lawyers In America 2017
•12 Vandeventer Black LLP Attorneys Selected as 2015 Virginia Super Lawyers
•Congratulations to the Vandeventer Black LLP Attorneys Recognized as 2015 Virginia Legal Elite
•The Federal Contractor “Blacklisting” Regulations are Temporarily Enjoined
PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES
•Society for Human Resource Management
•Downtown Norfolk Council, General Counsel
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