Matthew T. Hurm

Mr. Hurm's experience includes representing private sector labor unions and their employee benefit funds in grievance and arbitration proceedings, duty of fair representation actions, bankruptcy and collection matters, withdrawal liability assessments and arbitrations, actions to vacate/confirm arbitration awards, prevailing wage issues, mechanics' liens, bond claims, construction law, Railway Labor Act issues, political disclosure reporting and compliance, as well as in administrative actions before the National Labor Relations Board.

Mr. Hurm attended the University of Minnesota Law School where he graduated cum laude with a concentration in Labor and Employment Law. In law school, he served as Note and Article Editor for the American Bar Association Journal for Labor and Employment Law and was on the Dean's List all three years. Mr. Hurm attended Gustavus Adolphus College where he majored in political science and minored in history and philosophy. He is licensed to practice in all Ohio state courts, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Ohio. Mr. Hurm is a member of the AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee. 

Mr. Hurm was recently named a Rising Star by Super Lawyer magazine for the year 2017 and currently serves as a contributing editor for The Developing Labor Law, the nation's preeminent labor law treatise. Mr. Hurm has also served as a contributing editor for The Campaign Guide: Organizing The Construction Industry and The Economics of Lawmaking.