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King & Spalding’s Labor & Employment Practice provides legal services to healthcare industry clients across the nation.  Our representation ranges from preventive advice and training to full blown class and collective action litigation under federal and state laws. Our lawyers have appeared in the state and federal courts of more than 40 states, all of the federal Courts of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court and handled matters before virtually every federal agency (and many of their state counterparts) in the labor and employment area. We are committed to providing the highest quality legal services in the most timely and cost-effective manner possible.

Unique Client Benefits:

  • Extensive, insider knowledge of the whole gamut of legal issues affecting the healthcare industry through our longstanding representation of its various participants, including non-profit hospitals, medical centers, managed care entities, health maintenance organizations, physician hospital organizations, large physician practices, medical device manufacturers, national PPO networks, pharmaceutical companies, health systems, health information technology companies, pharmacy benefits management companies, diagnostic imaging companies, and service providers.

  • Collectively, our lawyers have tried well over 100 jury cases, defended dozens of employment class and collective actions, and opposed numerous union organizing campaigns.

Widespread Recognition:

  • More members of the American Health Lawyers Association than any other law firm.

  • Some Partners are elected fellows in the American College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and the American College of Trial Lawyers and have been listed as “Super Lawyers” by Law and Politics and Atlanta Magazine, in The Best Lawyers In America for Labor & Employment law, and in The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers.

  • Recognized in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers as having one of the best labor and employment practices in Georgia.
Michael W Johnston 
T: +1 404 572 3581 ATLANTA
Samuel M Matchett (Sam) 
T: +1 404 572 2414 ATLANTA