sheldonlarge SHELDON WEINHAUS graduated Order of the Coif from Washington University School of Law in 1957. He has litigated cases under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (“ERISA”) since ERISA became effective in 1974, resulting in many awards reinstating employee benefits. He successfully obtained a unanimous decision from the U.S. Supreme Court which recognized important ERISA rights. Sheldon has served as class counsel in several ERISA class action claims. Read More


marklargeMARK POTASHNICK has practiced in the areas of labor, employment and employee benefits law for 16 years.  He has obtained six and seven figure jury verdicts in employment cases and has obtained multiple orders reinstating health and disability benefits.  His current practice encompasses wage and hour collective actions and class action employee benefit claims.  Mark has served as class counsel in wage and hour, employee benefit, and WARN Act claims.  He is an executive board member of the National Employment Lawyers Association – St. Louis.  Mark graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1989 and Washington University School of Law in 1993.  He has spoken around the country on employment law, workplace rights, and employee benefits. Read More