Fisher & Phillips LLP announced today that three attorneys from its Portland, Ore. office have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2011.
Attorneys Rich Meneghello, Clarence Belnavis and Corbett Gordon were honored for their labor and employment work, the firm said in a press release.
Meneghello is the managing partner of the Portland office. He focuses much of his practice on disability discrimination defense issues and commonly appears in court defending claims of sexual harassment and gender discrimination, among others.
Belnavis is a partner in the Portland office. He has substantial experience handling various types of employment litigation including disability, racial, and gender discrimination, retaliation, sexual harassment and wrongful discharge. He also represents employers in wage and hour claims, employment class actions and traditional labor matters.
Gordon is founder of and Senior Counsel in the Portland office. She has represented employers in Oregon and Washington since 1982. For many years, Corbett taught the employment law course as an adjunct professor at Willamette University College of Law. She is experienced in defending employers before juries, advising them in all aspects of labor and employment matters, and working with them on union-related issues including contract enforcement and collective bargaining.
Nationwide, 54 Fisher & Phillips attorneys in 16 regional offices were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2011
The attorneys represent 16 regional offices.