Elliot Azoff's practice is primarily focused on all areas of labor relations. An accomplished litigator, he represents clients at all levels of National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) proceedings, from defending against unfair labor practice charges to preventing the issuance of complaints to litigating complaints at unfair labor practice hearings and, subsequently, before the board and in various courts of appeal. He has been especially successful in filing charges against unions and shepherding complaints against them through the NLRB system. He has handled hundreds of arbitration proceedings ranging from individual discipline cases to contractual issues involving millions of dollars. Elliot is a skilled negotiator and has represented employers, both large and small, in their collective bargaining negotiations for more than 30 years. An adroit problem solver, he counsels clients on all aspects of the employer-employee relationship, including potential discrimination, wage and hour, and employment-at-will problems. Elliot has a national reputation in the newspaper field and counsels newspapers throughout the country on a daily basis. His extensive experience allows him to provide strategic counsel during this time of crisis and transition for employers in the newspaper industry and is widely sought.
Elliot has been recognized in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business as well as in The Best Lawyers in America©.