The Boyd Law Group, PLLC provides counsel to individuals and businesses in virtually all aspects of employment law, labor, education and workplace management law. Our attorneys collectively have 30+ years of experience and many were trained in prominent law firms or clerked for judges. Since inception in 2005, we have focused only on labor, employment and education law which allows us to stay at the forefront of our legal field in a boutique setting.
The majority of BLG’s experienced team has been together for seven years or more and we are committed to cooperative client service. Each lawyer knows something about your matter and will be able to help or steer you to the right team member if you need assistance.
Awards and Recognition
Firm founder, Patrick J. Boyd, has appeared on prominent TV networks and has been quoted in numerous publications, including and not limited to, The New York Times, The New York Law Journal, U.S. News and World Report and the New York Daily News. He has been selected as a New York State Super Lawyer for three consecutive years and has received the Martindale-Hubbell® Client Distinction Award for four years in a row. Stephen Bourtin was featured in Westport Magazine as Fairfield County’s top employment lawyers in 2015. Additional awards and accomplishments of team members are listed below:
Martindale-Hubbell® Client Distinction Award
BLG has been awarded the Martindale-Hubbell® Client Distiction Award honor for four years in a row. This award is given only to 1% of attorneys.
Patrick J. Boyd was selected as a 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 New York State Super Lawyer in the Employment Litigation. Only 5 percent of all lawyers in the State of New York receive this honor.
Other Areas of Recognition
In 2016, BLG was listed in the New York Law Journal’s Top Settlements of 2016 in the employment law section for a significant settlement on behalf of a large class of women who had been subjected to discriminatory hiring practices. This special section of the New York Law Journal lauds the accomplishments obtained through settlements, mediations, and arbitrations. The attorneys and law firms highlighted in this section represent the best of the best throughout the year. The firm's Connecticut Office Head, Stephen Bourtin was featured as one of Fairfield County's top labor and employment law attorneys in Westport Magazine's November/December 2015 issue.
Recent News and Press
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