DALLAS, TX and FAYETTEVILLE, AR—Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has appointed Jeremy Hawpe as office managing shareholder (OMS) of the firm’s Dallas and Fayetteville offices. Hawpe succeeds Shareholder Rob Friedman, who will continue to focus on his full-time practice and co-chair responsibilities for the firm’s Arbitration Practice Group.
Hawpe advises and represents employers in the infrastructure, healthcare, insurance, staffing and transportation industries in a range of employment law matters. As an experienced litigator, he has successfully tried multiple matters before federal juries in Texas, Arkansas and Oklahoma. Hawpe also assists clients with unfair competition issues, discrimination and harassment claims, and federal and state wage and hour audits. In addition to his practice, Hawpe is a member of the firm’s board of directors and serves as co-chair of Littler’s Pride Affinity Group – which provides an inclusive community of support for LGBTQ+ attorneys and their allies through professional development and mentorship initiatives.
Hawpe earned his J.D., with honors, from the University of Texas School of Law and his B.A. from Texas A&M University.