Biography

CARMINE A. IANNACCONE is Managing Director Emeritus of Epstein Becker Green and a Member in the Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice, in the firm's Newark office. He concentrates on labor relations and employment litigation and counseling.

Mr. Iannaccone's experience includes:

  • Representing employers before the state and federal courts, the National Labor Relations Board, other administrative agencies and arbitration panels
  • Successfully conducting numerous jury trials on employment matters including employment discrimination, Title VII, wrongful termination and sexual harassment
  • Counseling clients on preventing and defeating union organizing campaigns
  • Negotiating collective bargaining agreements
  • Counseling employers regarding terminations, union grievances and arbitrations concerning work rule disputes and discharges for both unionized and non-unionized employers
  • Structuring employment agreements involving protection of trade secrets and proprietary technology
  • Counseling employers on a wide variety of workplace issues relating to Human Resources Management
  • Conducting training for employers and management employees in connection with diversity, harassment avoidance, preventing workplace violence and managing unionized and non-unionized workforces

In 2017, Mr. Iannaccone was named to the BTI Client Service All-Stars list, the gold standard used by law firms and corporate counsel alike to identify the attorneys delivering the absolute best client service. Mr. Iannaccone was named in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2007 to 2020), selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© (2011 to 2021) in the field of Employment Law—Management, and recommended by The Legal 500 United States in the areas of Labor and Employment Disputes (Including Collective Actions): Defense (2016 to 2020) and Workplace and Employment Counseling (2019 to 2020). Mr. Iannaccone was also named to the New Jersey Super Lawyers list (2005 to 2020) in the areas of Employment & Labor and Civil Litigation: Defense. He speaks frequently at industry conferences on a variety of labor and employment topics.

Education
  • Tulane University School of Law (J.D., 1977)
    • Editor, Law Review
  • Villanova University (B.A., 1973)
Court Admissions
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • New Jersey Federal Courts
  • New Jersey State Courts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Bar Admissions
  • New Jersey
Memberships
  • American Arbitration Association
  • American Bar Association, Litigation Section
  • New Jersey Bar Association