Richard D. Hayes

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Editor, Suffolk University Law Review, 1967-1968. Co-Author: with Sullivan, "What To Do About A Union Organizing Drive," The Supervisor's Advisor, 1987. Author: "Alternative Proposals in Labor Negotiations," The Practical Lawyer, 1980. Attorney, National Labor Relations Board, 1968-1972. Elected, Wall of Fame, American Management Association, 1989. Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Massachusetts Edition.

Areas of Practice (48)

  • Management Labor Law
  • Management Employment Law
  • Public Sector Labor Relations
  • Employment Litigation
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Law
  • Personnel Training
  • Collective Bargaining
  • Labor Arbitration
  • Labor Relations
  • Labor Strikes
  • Unfair Labor Practices
  • Federal Employment Law
  • Wage and Hour Law
  • Personnel Policies
  • Public Sector Employment Law
  • Civil Service
  • Confidentiality Agreements
  • Covenants Not To Compete
  • Employee Discipline
  • Employer Rights
  • Employment Arbitration
  • Employment at Will
  • Employment Breach of Contract
  • Employment Civil Rights
  • Employment Claims
  • Employment Contracts
  • Employment Defense
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Employment Law
  • Employment Termination
  • Fair Employment Practices
  • Family and Medical Leave Act
  • Human Resources Law
  • Labor Law
  • Municipal Labor Law
  • National Labor Relations Act
  • Noncompetition and Non-Solicitation
  • Public Sector Collective Bargaining
  • Reductions in Force
  • Restrictive Covenants
  • Retaliatory Discharge
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Title VII Discrimination
  • Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA)
  • Wage and Hour Class Actions
  • WARN Act
  • Whistleblower Litigation
  • Wrongful Termination Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
413-736-4538  Phone
413-731-8206  Fax
University Attended:
Boston College, A.B., 1961
Law School Attended:
Suffolk University, J.D., cum laude, 1968
Year of First Admission:
1973, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts and U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit; 1968, Massachusetts
Massachusetts Bar Association.
First Lieut., U.S. Army, 1961-1965
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

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Springfield, Massachusetts