Welcome to Oberman Thompson
Oberman Thompson is a Minneapolis law firm primarily representing businesses in the areas of labor and employment law and commercial litigation. In addition, Oberman Thompson regularly represents executives regarding employment, non-compete and separation agreements, as well as other employment matters.
Oberman Thompson is a unique law firm.
Each of the three owners/members of Oberman Thompson worked for many years at large law firms but thought there was a better way to practice and to represent clients. Oberman Thompson’s boutique environment, with a focus on labor, employment law, and business litigation, allows it to best represent its clients and allows its clients to receive the prompt and personal service they deserve from their lawyers. In addition to highly experienced attorneys, Oberman Thompson has a top-notch support staff and technological capabilities to provide excellent and timely representation to all of our clients, large and small.
Oberman Thompson lawyers advise clients in difficult issues.
Oberman Thompson lawyers advise clients in difficult issues throughout and after the employment relationship, including hiring, discipline, termination, and post termination matters. In addition to day-to-day counseling, Oberman Thompson lawyers frequently provide training for companies and organizations in various employment-related topics including management training, sexual harassment, discrimination, leave policies, workplace violence, and wage and hour matters, as well as hiring, discipline and termination.
Oberman Thompson lawyers also represent clients in litigation matters in state and federal court and before various governmental agencies such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Minnesota Department of Human Rights. While Oberman Thompson lawyers zealously represent their clients, they understand that it is often in a client’s best interests to undertake alternative forms of dispute resolution, such as mediation or arbitration, and each lawyer has significant experience in these arenas.