Vedder Price

Mark L. Stolzenburg

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The primary focus of Mr. Stolzenburg's practice is labor-management relations.

He negotiates collective bargaining agreements, represents employers in labor arbitrations, counsels employers on day-to-day issues regarding the collective bargaining relationship (such as strikes, grievances and interpreting collective bargaining agreements), assists employers with union organizing and decertification campaigns, represents employers before the National Labor Relations Board, handles labor-related litigation in federal and state courts and represents employers in ERISA lawsuits filed by union Taft-Hartley pension and benefit funds. He represents clients in a variety of industries, including transportation and logistics, hospitals and other medical facilities, manufacturing, and construction.

Mr. Stolzenburg also has extensive experience representing management in employment litigation before federal and state courts, in addition to administrative agencies such as the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, involving laws including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act and similar employment-related statutes. He also counsels employers on how to avoid such litigation.

Prior to joining Vedder Price, Mr. Stolzenburg served as a field attorney at the National Labor Relations Board in Peoria, Illinois.

Mr. Stolzenburg was selected for inclusion in 2011 Illinois Rising Stars. In addition, he also was selected as an Illinois Emerging Lawyer, an affiliate of Leading Lawyers, from 2014 to 2017.

Mark L. Stolzenburg

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Education

  • Washington University School of Law, J.D., 2003, Executive Articles Editor, Washington University Law Review, 2003
  • Cornell University, B.S., 2000

Mark L. Stolzenburg

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Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2003

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois, 2004
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2005
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana, 2009
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois, 2010
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana, 2011
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit, 2010
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 2012

Mark L. Stolzenburg

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Mark L. Stolzenburg

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