RBGG Managing Partner Gay Grunfeld was recently inducted as a Fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers (CLEL) in the Class of 2023 as an employee representative.  The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers is a fellowship of the most accomplished members of the labor and employment law community with the mission of promoting achievement, advancement, and excellence in the practice of labor and employment law.

Fellows come from across the United States and Canada.  To be admitted, applicants must purse a rigorous process.  The By-Laws of the College require that nominees have been in the field of Labor and Employment Law for at least 20 years and have proven to their peers, the bar, bench and public that they possess: 

  • The highest professional qualifications and ethical standards;
  • The highest level of character, integrity, professional expertise and leadership;
  • A commitment to fostering and furthering the objectives of the College;
  • Sustained, exceptionally high quality professional services to clients, bar, bench and public; and
  • Significant evidence of scholarship, teaching, lecturing, and/or distinguished published writings on Labor and Employment Law.