MassBar Bulletin: Member Updates

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021

Suffolk County

JamesPenderMBA member James M. Pender, of Morgan, Brown & Joy, spoke at the Massachusetts Association of School Business Officials webinar on Feb. 10. Pender and his co-presenter discussed reductions in force in public schools.

Pender provides labor and employment law advice and litigates matters on behalf of public and private sector employers. Much of his practice involves providing legal advice and guidance to clients regarding both union and non-union personnel to help employers navigate the often complicated array of federal and state laws and regulations affecting employment. He represents a diverse client base, including municipalities, school committees, housing authorities, municipal light plants, state agencies, corporations, small privately held companies, and colleges and universities. 

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