Dean J. Schaner

Dean Schaner is a Houston litigation attorney who has practiced employment and labor law for more than 27 years. He represents employers in all aspects of unfair competition, discrimination, retaliation, whistleblower, Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), wrongful termination, and tort and contract claims arising out of employment relationships. Mr. Schaner has tried a wide variety of cases in both federal and state courts, including the successful defense of an energy company in a class action case in which plaintiffs sought $30 million in damages. He also advises clients on the risks and implications social media may have in the labor and employment arena.

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Job Types Partner
Areas of Practice 1) Labor Employment and Benefits, 2) Civil Rights Discrimination and Retaliation, 3) Labor and Employment Class Actions, 4) Labor Relations for Management, 5) Non-Competes Trade Secrets and Defecting Employees, 6) Wage and Hour and 7) Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
Law School Creighton University School of Law (J.D.,1987)
Admitted Year 1987
Education Texas Tech University (B.A.,1984)
Bar Member / Association Texas State Bar Associations
Most recent firm Holland & Knight LLP
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