CLE Program

49th Annual Robert Fuchs Labor Law Conference


Date: Thursday, February 16, 2023
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Suffolk University Law School
120 Tremont Street
Boston, MA, 02108-4977

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The Massachusetts Bar Association's Labor & Employment Section is proud to welcome back the legal community in person at the Annual Robert Fuchs Labor Law Conference on Feb. 16, 2023, at Suffolk University Law School.

Conference Agenda

12:00 p.m. – 12:30: Registration

12:30 p.m. – 12:35: Welcome and Introduction
Kimberly A. Alley, Esq., Conference Co-chair
Perkins & Anctil PC, Westford
Kier Wachterhauser, Esq., Conference Co-chair
Murphy, Hesse, Toomey & Lehane LLP, Quincy

12:35 p.m. – 1:35: Plenary Session 1 – Labor Law Basics       
Laurie R. Houle, Esq., Massachusetts Teachers Association, Quincy
Kevin Burke, Esq., Littler Mendelson P.C., Boston
James Lamond, Esq., McDonald, Lamond, Canzoneri, Southborough

1:35 p.m. – 2:40: Keynote Speaker
National Labor Relations Board member Gwynne A. Wilcox

2:40 p.m. – 2:45: Presentation of Robert Fuchs Award

2:45 p.m. – 3:00: Break

3:00 p.m. – 4:30: Plenary Session 2 –Labor Law Developments and Legal Updates                                                                      
Moderator: Bryan Decker, Esq., Decker & Rubin, PC, Boston
Mike Maccaro, Esq., Murphy, Hesse, Toomey & Lehane, Quincy
Ryan McGovern Quinn, Esq., Segal Roitman, LLP, Boston
Monica Shah, Esq., Zalkind, Duncan & Bernstein, LLP, Boston
Joshua Davis, Esq., Goulston & Storrs, Boston

4:30 p.m. -4:35: Closing remarks and MBA membership promo

4:35 p.m. -5:30p.m.: Networking Reception 

Do not miss this exclusive opportunity to network with colleagues, program faculty, and the leaders of the labor and employment bar.

Registration is required by noon on Tuesday, Feb. 14.


Kimberly A. Alley, Esq., Conference Co-chair
Perkins & Anctil PC, Westford
Kier Wachterhauser, Esq., Conference Co-chair
Murphy, Hesse, Toomey & Lehane LLP, Braintree
Laura A. Sacks, Esq., Conference Co-chair
National Labor Relations Board, Boston
Gwynne A. Wilcox, Keynote Speaker
Member, National Labor Relations Board, Washington, D.C.
Kevin E. Burke, Esq., Panelist
Littler Mendelson, PC, Boston
Joshua M. Davis, Esq., Panelist
Goulston & Storrs PC, Boston
Bryan C. Decker, Moderator
Decker & Rubin, PC, Boston
Laurie R. Houle, Esq., Panelist
Massachusetts Teachers Association, Quincy
James F. Lamond, Esq., Panelist
McDonald Lamond Canzoneri, Southborough
Michael J. Maccaro, Esq., Panelist
Murphy, Hesse, Toomey & Lehane LLP, Braintree
Ryan McGovern Quinn, Esq., Panelist
Segal Roitman LLP, Boston
Monica R. Shah, Esq., Panelist
Zalkind Duncan & Bernstein, Boston

Sponsoring Sections:

Labor & Employment Section

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