Lawrence S. Wescott

Lawrence S. Wescott has practiced labor and employment law for over 40 years. His extensive experience includes representing management before the National Labor Relations Board in representation and unfair labor practice cases, negotiation of collective bargaining agreements, arbitration and mediation on behalf of management, civil rights litigation, wage and hour matters, occupational safety and health claims and employment related matters.

Mr. Wescott is a graduate of Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, where he currently serves on the Board of Visitors and Governors. He graduated from the University of Maryland School of Law and worked as a field attorney for the National Labor Relations Board in Baltimore, Maryland. After working as a labor relations representative for the Bendix Corporation, Mr. Wescott entered private practice representing management. He was a partner in the labor and employment section of Venable, Baetjer and Howard for over 20 years. In January of 1994, Mr. Wescott joined Serotte, Rockman & Wescott as a name Principal.

Mr. Wescott has been admitted to the Bars of the State of Maryland and the District of Columbia. He has practiced before various United States District Courts and is admitted to the United States Courts of Appeal for the Fourth Circuit, the Third Circuit, and the Sixth Circuit as well as the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Wescott is a member of the American Bar Association and the Maryland State Bar Association where he served as Chairman of the Labor Law Section from 1986 to 1988. He was President of the Maryland Chapter of the Industrial Relations Research Association in 1980 and has lectured on collective bargaining at the Johns Hopkins University School of Continuing Studies for a number of years.

Mr. Wescott is a contributing author to various publications and lectures in seminars on employment and labor law issues.


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