Milwaukee, WI - Michael Best & Friedrich LLP announced that Scott C. Beightol, a partner in the Labor and Employment Relations Group, has been elected Chair of its Management Committee.
Beightol represents businesses in all aspects of employment and labor relations, with special emphasis in litigation of discrimination, non-compete and other matters in federal and state court, the NLRB, and arbitration. Beightol counsels clients on workforce structure, HR audits and best practices, and union avoidance. He also advises on employment, contract and business entry issues relating to China.
Beightol is recognized as a "Best Lawyer" by The Best Lawyers in America rating service (since 2005). and has an "AV" rating, (the highest rating) from the notable legal directory, Martindale-Hubbell. Beightol received a J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School and a B.A. from Holy Cross College in Worcester, MA.