ELA Names Two New England Member Law Firms

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ELA Staff

Members Announced for Massachusetts and Rhode Island

 The Employment Law Alliance (ELA), the world’s largest network of labor, employment and immigration attorneys, has named Morgan, Brown & Joy, LLP and Partridge Snow & Hahn, LLP as its member firms for Massachusetts and Rhode Island, respectively.

“The ELA prides itself on having the highest caliber and deepest bench of employment lawyers in every jurisdiction around the globe. After careful vetting, we have concluded that these two firms satisfy all of our criteria for membership. Each of these firms has, by every possible measure and standard, incredibly gifted and experienced labor and employment lawyers and we look forward to them greatly contributing to our organization,” said Stephen J. Hirschfeld, Founder and CEO of the Employment Law Alliance.

Morgan, Brown & Joy, LLP (MBJ), founded in 1923, is a Boston-based 32-attorney firm focused exclusively on labor and employment. Respected in the legal community, the firm is listed in “Band 1” in the 2014 Chambers USA Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers, the publication’s highest distinction.

“We are excited to join the Employment Law Alliance. The organization’s unparalleled resources and geographic reach are an instant value-add for our clients and a dynamic dimension for potential clients to consider,” said Robert P. Joy, partner at MBJ and designated ELA attorney representative for the firm.

Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP (PS&H), based in Providence, R.I. was founded in 1988 and has grown into one of the largest law firms in Southern New England with 57 attorneys across 17 practice areas. The four-office firm is listed in the 2014 Chambers USA Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers, where designated ELA attorney representative and Partner Michael A. Gamboli is ranked a “Band 1” attorney in Labor & Employment. In addition, Best Lawyers in America has ranked PS&H a “Tier 1” firm in the area of Employment Law - Management, the same category in which it recognized Gamboli as “Best Lawyer of the Year” in Providence, R.I.

“The Employment Law Alliance is a unique, forward-thinking organization that provides PS&H access to a truly global platform, crucial for our multi-jurisdictional client base,” said Gamboli.

About The Employment Law Alliance:
The Employment Law Alliance is the world's largest network of labor and employment lawyers. With specialists in more than 135 countries, all 50 states and each Canadian province, the ELA provides multi-state and multi-national companies with seamless and cost-effective services worldwide. On the web at:

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