Many employees rely on unions to advocate on their behalf for fair wages and sensible workplace policies, and to protect their rights when employers overstep or discriminate. To do so effectively and expediently, and with the full understanding of the legal implications, it’s often necessary to involve outside legal counsel. An experienced attorney can help to resolve grievances and other issues, and can offer assistance in setting policy that withstands judicial review.

As one of the nation’s largest employment law firms, Tully Rinckey PLLC is uniquely positioned to meet the needs of unions and their members. Our attorneys are committed to not only ensuring that the rights of unions and their members are protected, but also to helping these organizations operate at peak capacity. That’s why our law practice offers a full menu of services, including:

  • Grievance arbitration
  • Outside counsel legal services
  • Training and workshops

Tully Rinckey is a one-stop shop for unions. Our union lawyers can help officials and members with whatever legal issues they may encounter, including:

  • Disciplinary actions
  • Discrimination claims
  • Furloughs
  • Unfair labor practices
  • Collective bargaining
  • Strategic planning
  • Internal disputes
  • Leadership concerns

Unions can count on us to help them navigate complex labor laws and to aggressively protect their rights. Our specific knowledge on a number of union legal issues – how to properly investigate and arbitrate grievances, understanding the precepts of union constitutions, the legal responsibilities of officers, employing better bargaining methods and strategies – can drive your union towards greater strength and resilience, while enabling it to serve members at the highest possible level.

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If an employee files a grievance through your union, and you have decided to take the case to arbitration, you may wish to engage outside legal counsel to assist in the arbitration process. Retaining a qualified labor law attorney can assure your union that the union member will be represented by someone dedicated solely to protecting the member’s rights and negotiating a settlement with their best interests in mind.

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Union leaders face overwhelming challenges when navigating the complexities of federal labor law and labor-management relations. Without the advice of qualified legal counsel, decisions leaders make could adversely affect the livelihood of members, as well as the strength of the union.

That’s why the Tully Rinckey PLLC attorneys in Washington, D.C., offer outside counsel to local, regional, and national unions. Our experienced team of union representation attorneys provide in-person or over-the-phone legal advice on any troubling issues, including grievances, unfair labor practices, or contractual issues. We also represent federal sector unions and their members in arbitration anywhere in the country.

Tully Rinckey PLLC is committed to advancing the labor movement and helping federal sector unions become smarter, stronger, and more strategic and efficient. Our experienced team of union representation attorneys in Washington D.C. hosts workshops and trainings on various labor law and union issues, including:

  • Union leadership
  • Strategic planning
  • How to arbitrate
  • How to properly investigate grievances
  • Knowing your union constitution
  • The legal responsibilities of officers
  • Building a model union
  • Bargaining methods and strategies

Tully Rinckey provides workshops and trainings for federal sector unions throughout the country to promote union success.

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