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Union Officer Elections

The firm possesses unique expertise in the law governing union officer elections. Joseph Guerrieri, Jr., founding principal of the firm, served as the independent elections officer for the Laborers International Union of North America (LIUNA) from 2001 until 2011. Mr. Guerrieri served until 2012 as LIUNA Special Elections Officer, with approval of the U.S. Department of Justice, to oversee elections at over 400 locals within the union and to decide election protests. In 2006 and again in 2011, Mr. Guerrieri served as LIUNA Elections Officer for its delegate and International officer elections. Over the past 10 years, the firm has conducted trainings for thousands of Election Judges, officers and candidates involved in union elections and investigated and issued decisions resolving nearly 700 election protests. The firm also has significant experience related to Department of Labor investigations of union elections.