George E. Yund Elected a Fellow of The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers

June 21, 2010

George E. Yund, the Managing Member of Frost Brown Todd LLC, recently was elected a Fellow of The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers ("College").  The College honors those professionals whose sustained performance in the practice exemplifies the highest standards of professionalism and achievement by granting them membership as Fellows.  Mr. Yund is the fourth Frost Brown Todd attorney invited to the College, joining Deborah S. Adams (Cincinnati), James K.L. Lawrence (Cincinnati), and D. Patton Pelfrey (Louisville).

Membership is by nomination only, and limited to those who have met the following qualifications for a period of not less than twenty years: the highest professional qualifications and ethical standards based on the College's acclaimed Principles of Civility and Professionalism; the highest level of character, integrity, professional expertise and leadership; a commitment to fostering and furthering the objectives of the College; sustained, exceptionally high-quality services to clients, bar, bench and public; and significant evidence of scholarship, teaching, lecturing and/or published writings on Labor and Employment Law.

The College began as a non-profit professional association honoring the leading lawyers nationwide in the practice of Labor and Employment Law. It has now evolved to become an intellectual and practical resource for the support of the profession and its many audiences. The primary purpose of the College is recognition of individuals, sharing knowledge and delivering value to the many different groups who can benefit from its value model.

Yund represents employers in all aspects of labor and employment law, including union negotiations and arbitrations. He also has extensive experience in employment and labor litigation, and on the basis of that experience counsels employers about how to avoid employment liability. Yund serves as Managing Member of the Firm, responsible for operational, personnel and finance matters firm-wide.