School Law – Labor & Employment Attorney

Website Del Galdo Law Group

Del Galdo Law Group, LLC specializes in representing public entities with offices in Berwyn and Chicago. We also offer remote working opportunities. The firm is seeking an attorney with a high level of understanding and 2-5+ years of experience in education law and/or labor & employment law. This position requires the attorney to provide legal services and counseling on various education and employment issues to municipalities and Boards of Education. The ideal candidate for employment should have experience in most of the following areas:

  • Collective bargaining agreement negotiations, interpretations and grievances;
  • Illinois Educational Labor Relations Board and National Labor Relations Board issues
    regarding unfair labor practices as well as unit certification issues;
  • Administrative litigation matters (i.e. IDHR, EEOC, etc.);
  • Tenured teacher and employee dismissal hearings and procedures;
  • Student disciplinary, records, residency, and special education issues;
  • Transactional work regarding vendor contract review and competitive bidding issues;
  • Open Meetings Act and Freedom of Information Act compliance issues;
  • Policies review; and
  • Drafting, reviewing, and revising legal documents such as legal opinions and
    ordinances/resolutions.

Must be licensed to practice law in Illinois.

Interested candidates should forward their resume to Jaclyn Murphy at murphy@dlglawgroup.com.

Full-Time, hybrid in-office/remote position.

Benefits: 401k, dental, medical, life insurance.

Core Values: We are committed to maintaining a professional, qualified, and diverse workplace,
as well as sustaining a work environment that is respectful, inclusive, and supportive of all
employees irrespective of their gender, age, color, race, sexual orientation, physical or mental
ability, religion, or ethnicity.

To apply for this job email your details to murphy@dlglawgroup.com