October 03, 2013
Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. is pleased to announce that Charles
H. Kaplan has joined the Firm as a Member of the Employment and Labor Practice
Group in the Firm’s New York office.
For over 33 years, Mr. Kaplan has
represented management in a wide variety of industries throughout the U.S. and
abroad in labor and employment law, employee benefits law and related
litigation. Mr. Kaplan has counseled a
broad range of domestic and foreign-owned companies in the U.S. on workplace
law issues. He has also successfully
represented employers in federal and state trial and appellate courts; before
the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, National Labor Relations
Board, Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs, U.S. Department of
Labor, and other federal, state and local agencies; and in labor and employment
mediations and arbitrations around the U.S.
Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Kaplan
was a Partner at Sedgwick LLP.
A graduate of Harvard University’s
J.D./M.B.A. Joint Program in 1979, Mr. Kaplan received his J.D. from Harvard
Law School and his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. He earned his B.A., magna cum laude, with Distinction in History, from Yale University
in 1975. At Yale, Mr. Kaplan was Publisher
of the Yale Daily News.