(CHICAGO, June 19, 2019) Jeremy Glenn has been elected as a Fellow in The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers.
This distinguished honor recognizes attorneys with sustained outstanding performance in the profession, and who also exemplify integrity, dedication and excellence. Glenn will be honored at the annual installation of Fellows, which takes place during the American Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section’s CLE Conference on November 9 in New Orleans.
“This is a high honor and a testament to the stellar reputation Jeremy has earned. Jeremy’s sharp legal skills, extraordinary client service and dedication to the profession make him a standout practitioner and a treasured asset to our practice,” said Joe Tilson, co-chair of Cozen O’Connor’s Labor and Employment practice and a Fellow of The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers.
As Chicago Office Managing Partner, Glenn oversees more than 50 attorneys and professional staff, and has helped facilitate the growth of the firm’s national labor and employment practice. With over 21 years’ experience, Glenn has handled class action wage and hour overtime disputes and EEO class actions, has tried dozens of labor arbitrations, and has led collective bargaining negotiations for employers and employee associations covering thousands of employees.
Glenn has served as co-chair of the ABA Labor and Employment Section’s Federal Labor Standards Legislation Committee, which is devoted to federal wage and hour laws. He speaks and writes on labor and employment issues for employer associations and national publications. He was recently named a “GenX Leader in the Law” by Crain’s Chicago Business, a Client Choice winner by Lexology and the International Law Office, and an “Up-and-Comer” by both Lawdragon/HRE and Chambers USA.
Glenn also chairs the Board of Directors for Olive Branch Mission shelter, the oldest continuously operating emergency and transitional housing shelter in Chicago. He earned his J.D. with high distinction, from The University of Iowa in 1997 and his B.S.B.A. from Drake University in 1994.
About Cozen O’Connor
Established in 1970, Cozen O’Connor has more than 775 attorneys who help clients manage risk and make better business decisions. The firm counsels clients on their most sophisticated legal matters in all areas of the law, including litigation, corporate, and regulatory law. Representing a broad array of leading global corporations and middle market companies, Cozen O’Connor services its clients’ needs through 31 offices across two continents.
About The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers
The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers is a non-profit professional association honoring the leading lawyers nationwide in the practice of Labor and Employment Law. Its Fellows are recognized as distinguished members of the labor and employment community who promote achievement, advancement and excellence in the practice by setting standards of professionalism and civility, by sharing their experience and knowledge and by acting as a resource for academia, the government, the judiciary and the community at large. With the current installation, the College is represented by 1,400 members nationwide and in Canada.