Morgan, Brown & Joy Partner Robert P. Joy was recognized as a global labor and employment attorney in the 2020 Chambers Global Guide. Joy has also been consistently ranked in the Chambers USA guide since 2003.
In its 2020 guide, Chambers describes Joy as an attorney who “continues to be recognised as one of Massachusetts’ foremost practitioners in this space, handling all aspects of labour and employment law, including collective bargaining and employment litigation. He enjoys a particularly fine reputation for his work in the traditional labour law space, with interviewees considering him to be ‘extremely well thought of in the market.’”
Joy has over four decades of experience handling employment cases before state and federal agencies and courts at every level. With sophisticated knowledge that helps employers manage a range of employment and labor matters, Joy has appeared in employment cases in 36 states, including successfully arguing Lechmere, Inc. v. N.L.R.B. before the Supreme Court of the United States, a decision setting the national balancing test for private property rights and organizational rights. Joy is a member of the firm’s management committee and served as Chair from 1994 – 2013.
According to its website, The Chambers Global Guide ranks the top lawyers and law firms in over 200 jurisdictions across the world. Rankings are based on in-depth research of their dedicated and experienced team of researchers.
About Morgan, Brown & Joy, LLP
Morgan, Brown & Joy is among the largest management-side employment law firms in New England, representing a wide range of Fortune 100 corporations, educational and health care institutions and small businesses across all sectors of the economy. The firm’s attorneys are known for anticipating and finding solutions to the ever-expanding range of employment-related legal issues in order to avoid the time and cost of litigation. When litigation becomes necessary, the firm aggressively defends its clients and has a proven record of success.