55 years of labor and union representation

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Robert A. Seltzer

  • Partner


Chicago, IL





Areas Of Practice

  • Union-Side Labor Law
  • Employment Law
  • Multiemployer Benefit Funds

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1993
  • District of Columbia, 1993
  • U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 1993
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1993
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 1996
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1997
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois Trial Bar, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, 2008
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2008
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 2010
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2014


  • The University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • J.D. - 1992
    • Honors: cum laude
  • University of Wisconsin
    • B.A. - 1976
    • Honors: With Distinction

Honors And Awards

  • Award for Excellence in Pro Bono Service, from the Judges of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, May 8, 2014

Professional Associations And Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee (LLC), Member
  • International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU), Member, 1977 to 1983