Accomplished Employment Attorney Julie A. Uebler Joins Firm as Partner
Philadelphia, PA – January 4, 2017: Greenblatt, Pierce, Funt & Flores, LLC (GPFF) is pleased to announce that Julie A. Uebler, Esq., a highly accomplished and sought after plaintiff’s employment attorney with more than twenty (20) years’ experience in a diverse array of employment matters, has joined the firm as a partner.
Julie’s practice is focused on all aspects of protecting and enforcing the legal rights of individuals in the workplace. As a litigator, Julie holds employers accountable for violating the rights of individual employees, and maximizes their legal remedies. Julie regularly advises individual employees, professionals, and executives who are facing workplace disputes with a focus on protecting legal rights, maximizing opportunities, and minimizing disruption to career goals. Julie also advises and negotiates on behalf of executives and professionals who are facing employment transitions, including leveraging the best employment terms at the start of an employment relationship, and protecting rights and entitlements when employment ends.
Julie brings significant depth and breadth of experience to her representation of each client. For her first ten years of practice, Julie worked as defense counsel for employers, first at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, and later as in-house employment and benefits counsel for a pharmaceutical company. Julie has served as a neutral independent investigator of workplace issues, and is also a trained mediator.
Firm Managing Partner Ronald Greenblatt stated, “We are delighted to have a lawyer of Julie’s caliber and experience join our firm. She has represented individuals for over a decade and is a tenacious advocate for her clients. She knows both sides of a case better than most and clients gain a huge advantage by virtue of her years of work representing employers. She is a spectacular addition to our plaintiff-based employment practice.”
Said Julie, “I am thrilled to bring my practice to a Firm of outstanding and experienced trial lawyers. I have long admired Pat Pierce’s stellar reputation and many successes as a champion of workers’ rights, and she has been a mentor to me throughout my career. I know we will make a formidable team by working together to serve our clients.”
Julie will serve clients out of the firm’s office in Philadelphia, as well as its newest location in Radnor.
Julie has earned a preeminent “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, and has been recognized as a “Top Lawyer for Labor Law” by Main Line Today. Additionally, she has been named to the 2017 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers List in the area of Employment & Labor Law—an honor bestowed on no more than 5% of lawyers in the state. A longtime member of the Society of Human Resource Managers, Ms. Uebler is a member of the American and Pennsylvania Bar Associations, as well as the National Employment Lawyers Association. She received herundergraduate and law (cum laude) degrees from Georgetown University. In addition, she is a graduate of LEADERSHIP Philadelphia (Core Class 2014).
Founded over 20 years ago as an aggressive criminal defense law practice, Greenblatt, Pierce, Funt & Flores is an established, full-service law firm with experienced attorneys skilled in all areas of criminal, employment, personal injury, civil rights, and family law. The firm has offices in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. For more information on the firm or its attorneys, please see www.gpfflaw.com or contact Ronald Greenblatt at 215.735.1600.