PHILADELPHIA , PA—Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to welcome Wayne Pinkstone to its Philadelphia office as shareholder. Pinkston joins Ogletree Deakins from Fox Rothschild LLP, where he was a partner.
An experienced labor and employment attorney, Pinkston helps in-house counsel, human resources executives, and company leadership identify and solve a full range of workplace legal challenges, particularly those involving safety and health issues. Pinkston provides strategic advice and conducts Occupational Safety & Health Act (OSHA) compliance audits on a national scope that allow employers to mitigate compliance risk, avoid violations, and respond effectively to OSHA inspections and investigations.
In the event of a workplace incident, Pinkston provides comprehensive representation. He conducts thorough internal investigations to provide employers with the facts, helps them determine their best course of action, and acts as their liaison with OSHA investigators.