Rathje Woodward is pleased to announce that attorney Emily A. Shupe has been selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star for the eighth consecutive year. Emily joins this elite group of only 2.5% of Illinois attorneys selected for this distinction each year.

Emily joined Rathje Woodward in 2006 and is an experienced counselor, litigator and employment lawyer.  Emily has represented clients in a broad variety of commercial, employment and regulatory matters across the country.  Since 2016, Emily also has served as the lead outside counsel for Illinois’ second largest higher education institution (with nearly 30,000 students).  In that capacity, Emily works closely with the college’s administration to provide guidance and advice on governance, compliance, and litigation matters.  Emily consistently has been recognized as a Rising Star in the Illinois legal community from 2014-2021.

Rathje Woodward advises clients on a broad range of employment and labor matters, including compliance, policies and procedures, internal investigations, administrative proceedings, collective bargaining negotiations and disputes, union avoidance policies and litigation defense.  If you have questions about how these new laws may impact your business, contact Emily A. Shupe, at 630-668-8500.

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