Watkins & Eager is pleased to announce that Walter J. Brand has been elected as a Fellow of The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers Class of 2022. 

Walter heads the Employment and Labor Practice Group at Watkins & Eager, where he has counseled and defended employers for more than 25 years.  He focuses on assisting employers in effectively avoiding, or defending against, employment disputes. Walter represents employers across numerous economic sectors, including the automotive, poultry processing, propane, banking, financial, physician, hospital, and medical service industries. He is rated AV by Martindale Hubbell and is consistently recognized in employment litigation defense in Best LawyersChambers USA, and Super Lawyers

The College of Labor & Employment Lawyers is a non-profit professional association honoring the leading lawyers nationwide in the practice of labor and employment law. Its Fellows are recognized as distinguished members of the labor and employment community who promote achievement, advancement, and excellence in the practice by setting standards of professionalism and civility, by sharing their experience and knowledge and by acting as a resource for academia, the government, the judiciary, and the community at large.