Chicago, IL (June 18, 2019) – Epstein Becker Green (EBG) is proud to announce that James J. Oh has been named to Lawyers of Color’s inaugural “Nation’s Best” list. Mr. Oh was honored at a reception for the Nation’s Best Midwest Region honorees on June 18 in Chicago, IL. He joins his colleague Clifford Barnes, in EBG’s Washington, DC, office, who was also recognized as a “Nation’s Best” honoree for the Mid-Atlantic Region earlier this month.

Mr. Oh is a Member of the Firm in the Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice.  He litigates wage and hour collective and class actions, defends company ERISA plans from inconsistent state law regulation and defends management in high-profile, high-exposure discrimination and wrongful termination actions.  He also counsels companies on employment law compliance, including advising and training employers and industry stakeholders on compliance with recreational and marijuana laws.

Lawyers of Color is a nonprofit devoted to promoting diversity in the legal profession and advancing diversity in the legal profession.

About Epstein Becker Green

Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., is a national law firm with a primary focus on health care and life sciences; employment, labor, and workforce management; and litigation and business disputes. Founded in 1973 as an industry-focused firm, Epstein Becker Green has decades of experience serving clients in health care, financial services, retail, hospitality, and technology, among other industries, representing entities from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Operating in offices throughout the U.S. and supporting clients in the U.S. and abroad, the firm’s attorneys are committed to uncompromising client service and legal excellence. For more information, visit

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