Edward Kreisberg, a Principal in the Labor and Employment Practice Group, specializes in providing labor and employment litigation, advice, arbitration, administrative hearing, and negotiation services to public employers throughout California. The Daily Journal recognized Eddie as one of the “Top Labor and Employment Lawyers” in California for 2011. Eddie represents employers in discipline, grievance, and interest arbitrations, as well as administrative hearings before civil service commissions, PERB, CalPERS, the Department of Labor, and the Employment Development Department. Eddie is a sought-after negotiator and advisor on all aspects of labor relations. His work includes negotiating and advising on successor Memoranda of Understanding, side letters, personnel rules, employee handbooks, department policies, civil service rules, past practices and employer-employee relations resolutions. He also audits public agency rules, labor contracts, job descriptions and payroll practices to ensure compliance with wage-and-hour laws. Eddie's comprehensive experience includes serving as counsel to neutral Commissions and Boards that rule on representation petitions and related disputes.