Brian J. LaClair represents private and public sector labor unions, employee benefit plans and individuals in a broad variety of labor and employment matters.
Brian’s practice focuses on litigation, including federal court litigation, labor and employment litigation, ERISA litigation, labor arbitrations, proceedings before the National Labor Relations Board, employment discrimination, and employee benefits matters. Brian also provides pro bono representation to indigent persons seeking unemployment insurance benefits.
Prior to joining Blitman & King LLP, Brian was an associate in the litigation department at a major international law firm in New York City. Before that, Brian served as law clerk to the Honorable David N. Hurd, U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of New York.
Brian was born and raised in Syracuse, and enjoys spending time with his family and friends.
- Annual Labor Law Seminar, Judicial Developments in Labor & Employment Law, Blitman & King (2010).
American Bar Association (Labor & Employment Section and Young Lawyers Section), New York State Bar Association (Labor & Employment Section), Onondaga County Bar Association, Federal Court Bar Association (N.D.N.Y.), AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee, Labor and Employment Relations Association