December 4, 2012
Joel C. Griswold has joined the employment and labor group of BakerHostetler as a partner. He represents clients in matters ranging in procedural complexity from nationwide putative class and collective actions to individual disputes. He focuses his practice on issues involving wage and hour laws, restrictive covenants, trade secrets, Title VII, the Family Medical Leave Act, breach of contract and commercial torts.
Griswold previously served as chair of the wage and hour subcommittee for K&L Gates LLP's labor and employment group. He has been appointed to act as a Special Assistant State's Attorney and Special Assistant Attorney General in Illinois. Griswold earned his law degree from the University of Minnesota Law School.