The program will be about the necessary items in an employment handbook as well as the importance of adhering to the policies in the handbook.
About our presenter:
BACKGROUND & EDUCATION
Mr. Wood was born in Winona, Minnesota. He received his Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in 1986 from Illinois State University. He attended Southern Illinois University School of Law and received his Juris Doctorate (J.D.) in 1989 and was admitted to the Bar the same year. He has been admitted to the U.S. District Court, the Central and Northern Districts of Illinois, and the U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit. Mr. Wood was with the McLean County State's Attorney's office before entering private practice.
Mr. Wood advises clients involving employment claims and labor issues, which includes employer issues at the local, state and federal levels. He also assists clients with personal injury matters, represents clients in business and commercial litigation, and represents businesses in their transactional concerns, including formation of business entities and maintenance of corporate entity status. He also represents clients in both commercial and residential real estate transactions and litigation matters. In addition, he has expertise in the area of landlord/tenant law and represents landlords in their business concerns including drafting of leases, evictions and collections.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Employment and Labor Law, Business/Commercial Litigation, Business Formation and Representation, Personal Injury, Estate Planning, Real Estate
Thank you for your registration for this event.
If you have any questions, please contact the McLean County Chamber of Commerce offices at 309-829-6344.