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James A. Matthews, III of Fox Rothschild Publishes Comprehensive Guide to Pennsylvania Labor and Employment Law

July 10, 2013 – Press Releases

James A. Matthews, III, a senior partner and co-chair of Fox Rothschild’s national Labor and Employment Department, recently authored the first-ever integrated and comprehensive guide to Pennsylvania labor and employment law, which has been published by American Lawyer Media.

This extensive, original work provides a comprehensive overview and analysis of federal, state and local law governing the workplace. It discusses the history and modern application of this complex and often counter-intuitive body of law, and is a valuable resource and reference tool for attorneys and human resources professionals both in and outside Pennsylvania.

Jim Matthews has more than 25 years of experience representing management in all aspects of the employment relationship. His practice includes traditional labor law; employment practices counseling and litigation; and the full gamut of federal, state and local regulation of the workplace. He has extensive trial and appellate litigation experience in the arbitral, administrative and judicial systems. He earned his J.D. from Villanova University School of Law in 1981, where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Villanova Law Review. He received his A.B. from Duke University in 1978.