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Amy J. Zdravecky

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Education

University of Michigan Law School, J.D. 1994

University of Michigan, B.A. 1992

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court

  • Northern District of Illinois
  • Middle District of Georgia
  • Northern District of Georgia
  • Western District of Michigan

U.S. Court of Appeals

  • Eleventh Circuit

Amy Zdravecky represents employers throughout the country in traditional labor relations and employment law matters with an emphasis on National Labor Relations Board proceedings, union-organizing drives and NLRB-conducted elections, arbitrations, collective bargaining and other contract negotiations and employment discrimination matters. 

Amy has extensive experience in the hospitality, transportation, warehousing, healthcare and manufacturing industries. She also counsels and trains clients on how to improve positive employee relations, union avoidance, collective bargaining strategies and dealing with unions with confidence for union-represented employers, sexual harassment and compliance with various federal and state employment laws, including Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).

Honors

University of Michigan, B.A. with high distinction in political science and psychology, 1992

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Labor & Employment, 2009-present

Leading Lawyers, Labor and Employment, 2014-present

Professional Activities

American College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, Fellow

American Bar Association
Labor and Employment Law Section
Subcommittee on the Development of the Law under the NLRA
2014 Leadership Development Program

Speeches

Regularly presents on a variety of employment law issues, both directly with employers and at seminars. Her topics include:

  • "Remaining Union-Free"
  • "Strategies For Making Unions Unnecessary"
  • "How To Win Every NLRB Conducted Election"
  • "Dealing With Your Union With Confidence"

Amy also presents regularly at the Institute for Applied Management & Law's Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminars throughout the year.

Publications

"Developing Labor Law (6th Edition)" (Contributing Editor), 2007-2015

"The Labor Lawyer" (Contributing Editor), ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law, Summer 2006

"ABA Journal of Labor and Employment" (Contributing Editor), ABA Journal of Labor and Employment Law, Spring 2014

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