Kenneth A. Jenero, Esq. is a partner in Holland & Knight’s Labor, Employment & Benefits Practice Group. He serves as the leader of the Practice Group’s national Healthcare & Life Sciences Team and co-leader of the group in the firm’s Chicago Office. Mr. Jenero is an experienced trial lawyer and business advisor, who has devoted his entire professional career to litigation and client counseling in all areas of labor and employment law, including employment discrimination, civil rights and affirmative action; wage and hour law; wrongful discharge, retaliation and common law employment torts; union avoidance, collective bargaining, unfair labor practices, labor arbitration and union-management relations; trade secrets, non-compete agreements and other post-employment restrictive covenants; occupational safety and health; and business immigration.
Mr. Jenero represents private and public sector employers on a nationwide basis before arbitrators, administrative agencies, and state and federal courts at all levels. He has successfully represented employers in labor and employment litigation, unfair labor practice proceedings, arbitration hearings, and non-compete cases in twenty-five states. Mr. Jenero also is a published author and frequent speaker on a wide range of labor and employment topics for bar associations, trade associations, chambers of commerce, and other business and professional organizations.