Lewis Brisbois Enhances Labor & Employment Capabilities with New Partner Hire
Portland, Ore. (March 22, 2021) – Lewis Brisbois is pleased to welcome Bradley Krupicka to its Portland, Oregon office as a partner in its Labor & Employment Practice. Mr. Krupicka joins Lewis Brisbois from Littler, where he advised and represented employers in a wide array of labor and employment matters arising under federal and state laws. An experienced litigator, Mr. Krupicka is well-versed in handling cases involving discrimination and harassment allegations, wage and hour disputes, and other employment issues. He also advises employers about hiring, performance management, operational, compliance, and termination issues.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Krupicka worked as a litigator at regional law firms, focusing on matters across various areas of law, in both trial and appellate courts.
“I am thrilled to be joining Lewis Brisbois and its team of talented labor and employment attorneys in the Portland and Seattle offices. I look forward to applying my experience in this area of the law to advance the goals of the Labor & Employment Practice and the objectives of Lewis Brisbois’ clients throughout the firm’s nationwide network,” Mr. Krupicka said.
Similarly, Portland Managing Partner Eric J. Neiman noted, “We are excited that Brad has joined our team. We know that his extensive experience in the labor and employment arena will enhance our ability to provide our clients with the highest level of service. We look forward to working with him and learning from him.”
Los Angeles Partner and Chair of Lewis Brisbois’ Labor & Employment Practice John L. Barber also expressed his enthusiasm over Mr. Krupicka’s hire, stating, “Brad’s skill-set and the depth and breadth of his experience enables us to continue the rapid growth of our labor & employment presence in the Pacific Northwest. We’re genuinely excited to add him to the team.”
Outside of his legal practice, Mr. Krupicka is active in several bar and community organizations, has served on various pro bono committees, and was recently named to The Best Lawyers in America’s© 2021 Ones to Watch list. He is also a fourth-generation firefighter. A graduate of Lewis & Clark Law School, Mr. Krupicka earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Oregon. He is admitted to practice in Oregon and Washington.