Richard Meneghello ('96)
July 10, 2013
Alum Honored in 2013 Oregon Super Lawyers
Fisher & Phillips Regional Managing Partner in Portland Listed in 2013 Oregon Super Lawyers®
Portland, Ore. — July 10, 2013 — Regional Managing Partner, Richard Meneghello, was selected for inclusion in 2013 Oregon Super Lawyers in the employment and labor law category. Rich has focused much of his practice on defending and advising employers on disability discrimination issues. In 1999, he was the lead associate attorney before the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Albertsons v. Kirkingburg, a decision interpreting the Americans with Disabilities Act in favor of employers. In addition to ADA matters, Rich commonly appears in court defending claims of sexual harassment, gender discrimination, injured worker discrimination, race discrimination, retaliation, wage and hour violations, and family and medical leave discrimination. He also counsels employers on proactive ways to avoid legal problems, by rendering advice, drafting policies, and providing training. Rich has been listed in Oregon Super Lawyers since 2009. The Super Lawyers honors are bestowed on up to five percent of lawyers in the state.