Biography of Speaker
Judge Thomas Fredericks is an attorney in Williamston, Michigan, specializing in labor and employment law. Tom is also an administrative law judge with the Michigan Tax Tribunal and is a professor of labor and employment law at the Thomas Cooley Law School of Central Michigan University. Tom has ten years of public and twenty years of private sector experience in labor and employment law, representing management.
Tom has litigated over 200 labor and employment law cases, written 55 employee handbooks, and negotiated collective bargaining agreements with the UAW, Teamsters, Steelworkers, AFSCME, SEIU, and UFCW unions.