Consulting Services

“Dear Jim,

I can’t thank you enough for the time & effort you devoted to making the negotiation successful.  Your experience is immense, and you always know how to bring people together in a positive manner.  I’m certain Rider’s future is brighter because you were involved.”

Dr. Sharon J. Sherman, Dean, College of Education and Human Services, Rider University

September 1, 2017


Labor and Employment Law


  •  Compliance Audits

  • Policy and handbook development

  • Labor relations, collective bargaining, strike management

  • Internal investigations

  • Representation before the EEOC, DOL Wage & Hour, OSHA

  • Litigation management

Higher Education Law


  • Policy and (student and employee) handbook development
  • Compliance assistance: Research integrity; human subjects research; animal welfare; lab safety; international students and employees; government contracts and grants
  • Intellectual property: Copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets

  • Internal investigations: Sexual assault; harassment; other staff, faculty and student disciplinary matters

  • Advice and assistance with governance and labor relations issues

Risk Management

  • Regulatory compliance

  • Litigation avoidance

  • Litigation management

  • Crisis communication


NOTE: Cyber Ethics is a particular emphasis of Holland Media Services