Professional Biography
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Adam Weiner Associate

  • Chicago

    D +1.312.324.8506

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    Chicago

    131 South Dearborn Street, Suite 1700

    Chicago, IL 60603-5559

    +1.312.324.8506

    AWeiner@perkinscoie.com

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OVERVIEW

Adam Weiner counsels employers of all sizes regarding discrimination and harassment, wage-and-hour compliance, employee performance management, leaves of absence, handbooks and personnel policies, reductions in force, independent contractors, separation agreements, restrictive covenants, and other labor and employment issues. He has experience across industries, including energy, healthcare, manufacturing, professional services, technology, and nonprofits, and is adept at tailoring his legal solutions to a client’s particular circumstances and culture.

Adam regularly represents employers in litigation before state and federal courts, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, state and local human rights commissions, as well as in arbitration and mediation. He has substantial experience litigating single-plaintiff, multi-plaintiff, class, and collective action lawsuits regarding  employment discrimination, harassment, wage-and-hour, and other employment-related disputes.

Adam also provides labor and employment law support in mergers and acquisitions and has experience advising and defending companies regarding union organizing and collective bargaining disputes before the National Labor Relations Board.

Professional Recognition

  • National Immigrant Justice Center Rising Star Award, 2020

Professional Leadership

  • Chicago Bar Association Labor & Employment Committee, Legislative Liaison

Related Employment

  • Reed Smith LLP, Chicago, IL, Associate, 2016 – 2021; Summer Associate, 2015

Publications, Presentations & Blogs

RELATED INFORMATION

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico

Education

  • The University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 2016
  • The George Washington University, B.A., Political Science, summa cum laude, 2011