Emery K. Harlan | Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan LLP

Emery K. Harlan

Emery K. Harlan, firm chairman of Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan, is an experienced litigator and represents companies in all facets of equal opportunities and employment law.

Throughout his career, Mr. Harlan has litigated age, sex, race, handicap and religion claims under Title VII and state law; common law tort claims, such as assault, defamation and intentional infliction of emotional distress; and wage complaints under the FLSA.

He has also coordinated the defense for multi-party litigation on behalf of major corporations.

Mr. Harlan is the co-founder and current board chair of the National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms, dedicated to increasing the usage of minority and women-owned law firms by US corporations.

In 2011, he was appointed to serve on the Governor's Council on Workforce Investment and received the Community Service Award by the Waukesha County NAACP.

Mr. Harlan received a BA in Business Administration from Siena Heights College and a JD from the University of Wisconsin Law School.

Immediately following law school, he served as a law clerk for the Hon. George Edwards (dec.) of the US Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit.

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