Michael Kratochvil is an associate in the Labor & Employment Law Department and a member of the Labor-Management Relations & Sports Groups. Michael represents unionized and non-unionized employers in all stages of labor-management relations and in proceedings before the National Labor Relations Board.

Michael’s labor-management relations experience spans a variety of industries including healthcare, entertainment, production and manufacturing, higher education, and various service industries. His work involves bargaining units of all sizes represented by labor organizations such as SEIU, Teamsters, UAW, IUOE, UFCW, CWA and many others.

While in law school, Michael interned for Magistrate Judge Katharine H. Parker in the Southern District of New York and was a student volunteer field examiner at Region 2 of the National Labor Relations Board.

The U.S. Supreme Court issued two blockbuster decisions this week, both of which likely will curtail the ability of federal agencies, including the NLRB, to prosecute cases and expand the law.

In a 6-3 decision announced Thursday in Securities and Exchange Commission v. Jarkesy et al., U.S., No. 22-859 (Jun.