San Francisco: (415) 771-6400 | Oakland: (510) 272-0169

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Practice Areas:

Labor Law

Leonard Carder is proud of its long history representing and advising local and international labor unions in both the private and public sector. Our attorneys are all committed to serving the labor movement by providing vigorous legal representation and strategic counsel to labor unions. We represent our union clients in state and federal courts, labor arbitration proceedings, and before administrative agencies including the National Labor Relations Board and the California Public Employment Relations Board. Our attorneys also counsel labor unions on all manner of critical issues, including organizing; collective bargaining; contract enforcement; internal governance; and political, electoral, and legislative matters.

We are privileged to represent, among other unions, the International Longshore and Warehouse Union; UNITE-HERE! Local 2; Amalgamated Transit Union Locals 192, 256, 1225 and 1555; International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Locals 6, 180, 340, 595, and 1245; International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers Local 21; University Professional and Technical Employees, CWA Local 9119; University Council – American Federation of Teachers; Public Employees Union Local 1; Operating Engineers Local Union Number 3; State Employees Trades Council-United; United Food and Commercial Workers Local 101; the Masters, Mates, and Pilots; and the Marine Firemen, Oilers, Watertenders & Wipers Association.


San Francisco: (415) 771-6400 | Oakland: (510) 272-0169