Michael R. Hekle

Michael R. Hekle: Attorney with Jackson Lewis P.C.
  • Principal at Jackson Lewis P.C.
  • 44 South Broadway, 14th Floor, White Plains, NY 10601
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Michael R. Hekle is a Principal in the White Plains, New York, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. Since joining the firm in 2001, he has focused his practice on labor law.

Mr. Hekle represents employers of varying sizes and industries in a wide-range of labor and employment matters, including union contract negotiations, union grievances and arbitrations, representational campaigns, NLRB trials and other traditional labor matters. Mr. Hekle also assists and counsels organizations on items such as wage and hour audits, discrimination claims, employee handbook policies, management training matters and other preventative strategies.

In addition, a significant portion of Mr. Hekle's practice is devoted to the representation of villages, towns, libraries and various other public entities in contract negotiations, disciplinary proceedings, PERB hearings and interest arbitrations. Mr. Hekle has assisted public sector employers in a wide range of traditional employment law matters such as discrimination claims, leaves of absence and policy drafting.

Mr. Hekle is a frequent speaker before local and regional SHRM and LERM organizations.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Labor and Preventive Practices
  • Automotive
  • Healthcare
  • Pharmaceuticals

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
914-872-6881  Phone
914-946-1216  Fax
University Attended:
University of Manitoba, B.A., Liberal Arts, 1994; University of Manitoba, B.Ed., 1996
Law School Attended:
Hofstra University School of Law, J.D., Falk Labor Award recipient, 2001
Year of First Admission:
2011, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 2001, Connecticut; 2002, New York

Professional Associations and Activities

•American Bar Association
•New York State Bar Association
•Wagner Labor Moot Court
•Westchester County Chapter of SHRM, Legislative Liaison

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  • 4.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 12/09/14 in Employment Law

    Highly professional experienced management defense counsel who I worked with for 6 years.

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