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Andrew Martone again ranked AV-Preeminent

In 2022 Hesse Martone President and CEO Andrew J. Martone was again ranked as AV-Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell. 

Martindale-Hubbell evaluates attorneys for their strong legal abilities and high ethical standards through Peer Review Rating system based not only on their legal ability and ethical standards as judged by their peers, but also based on reviews from their clients. 

The AV-Preeminent rating is the highest rating standard and is given only to attorneys who are ranked at the highest level of professional excellence for their legal expertise, communication skills, and ethical standards by their peers and clients.

Andy has been rated AV-Preeminent every year he has been eligible to be rated.

Hesse Martone Presents Contractor Training on COVID-19, OSHA Mandates, and Related Laws

Hesse Martone President and CEO Andy Martone presented a workshop for the Southern Illinois Builders Association on COVID-19 and the issues related to construction contractors and subcontractors. 

The Southern Illinois Builders Association’s primary purpose is to advance the construction industries through the strengthening of its members by enabling them to do collectively what they cannot accomplish on their own. SIBA orders a full range of services and programs to provide value to its members and is the voice of the construction industry in Southern Illinois. 

Andy Martone serves as counsel for the SIBA and provides training and legal services to its members.

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Andy Martone to Present to Michigan AGC

On Monday, September 27, 2021, HesseMartone President and CEO Andy Martone will make a presentation to the Associated General Contractors of Michigan on the topic “Withdrawal Liability after the American Rescue Plan Act”.

A link can be found here — https://web.agcmichigan.org/events/Withdrawal-Liability-After-the-American-Rescue-Plan-Act-and-the-Emergency-Pension-Plan-Relief-Act-219/details

Biden Administration Announces Covid-19 Vaccine Mandates

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Prairie Farms/Smith – Arbitration Award Win!

Here’s a shout out to Matt Robinson — kudos on a big arbitration win for Prairie Farms! Click here for copy of the full opinion.

Andy Martone: American Lawyer Recognition ( Top Rated Labor & Employment Attorneys)

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The impact of the PRO Act on Construction Employers

When President Biden was on the campaign trail, he promised that he would be “the most pro-union president you’ve ever seen.” He was not kidding.

The PRO Act has passed the House.

While it is still too early to tell if the PRO Act will make it through the Senate – and, if it does, what changes will be made, with a staunchly pro-union President in the White House, labor and employment laws affecting construction employers are likely to change, possibly radically.  Click here for full article.

HesseMartone included in 2021 Best Lawyers Ranking

Hesse Martone, P.C. is recognized by Best Lawyers as an outstanding law firm. Best Lawyers is a peer reviewed publication that recognizes leading law firms based on confidential evaluations by professional peers. Our Firm is proud to be recognized for Employment Law Management, Labor Law Management, and Litigation for Labor and Employment.

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Andy Martone, President and CEO of HesseMartone, named one of America’s Top 100 Bet-the-Company Litigators for 2020

The publication honors high-stakes business litigators. Fewer than half a percent of active attorneys in the US receive this honor.

Candidates for this recognition must have litigated a matter with the fate of a business worth a minimum of $2,000,000 at stake. The lawyers are further screened based on professional experience, litigation experience, significant business litigation case results, peer reputation, and community impact.

Andy and the HesseMartone team are proud and grateful to be recognized for their efforts.