William P. Finegan

Dallas

Shareholder

500 N. Akard Street
Suite 3800
Dallas, TX 75201-6659

O: 214.855.7500
D: 214.855.7501
E: bfinegan@munsch.com

Bill Finegan is a Shareholder in the Labor and Employment group of the Dallas office of Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr. Bill's practice has a primary focus on assisting clients in their efforts to avoid employment related disputes and defending against wrongful discharge and discrimination claims. Bill has worked with employers in all phases of the traditional labor area, with significant experience counseling management in union organizing efforts, collective bargaining negotiations, contract and strike management, and all other issues involving the labor management relationship. He also works with companies and individuals on executive employment agreements, confidentiality agreements and non-compete agreements.

Bill has over 25 years of experience as a trusted advisor to clients in a wide array of industries and businesses, ranging from technology to services and consumer product providers, manufacturing to healthcare, and nonprofit civic and charitable entities to finance and investment organizations. He has been Board Certified in Labor and Employment law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 1995.

As an active member in the North Texas community, Bill's societal commitment is translated to providing employers with uncompromising service in an efficient and expedient manner, always with an eye towards creatively achieving the clients goals while steadfastly promoting all of their interests.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Arts from University of Nebraska
  • Juris Doctor from University of Nebraska School of Law
    • Graduated with distinction
    • Nebraska Law Review Member, 1986-1988

AWARDS & HONORS

  • Best Lawyers in America in Labor & Employment Law, Woodward/White, Inc., 2010 – 2017
  • Best Lawyers in Texas, Woodward/White, Inc., 2013

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Texas
  • United States District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, Southern and Western Districts of Texas
  • United States Courts of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
     

  • American Bar Association, Development of the Law Under the NLRA, Committee Member
  • Dallas Bar Association, Employment Law Section, Member
  • Society for Human Resources Management, Member
  • Dallas Human Resources Management Association, Member
  • National Health Lawyers Association, Member
  • Holy Trinity Seminary, Board of Advisors, Member
  • Serra Club, Past Governor of Region 46e
  • State Bar of Texas, Member