Mark Robertson > O'Melveny & Myers LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

O'Melveny & Myers LLP
NEW YORK, NY 10036
United States

Work Department

Labor & Employment; Aviation




  • Advisory Board, NYU Center for Labor and Employment Law
  • American Employment Law Council


  • Pepperdine University, J.D.: summa cum laudePepperdine Law Review
  • Pepperdine University, M.B.A.
  • University of Louisiana at Monroe, B.B.A.: summa cum laude

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Industry focus > Transport: aviation and air travel - litigation and regulation

O’Melveny & Myers LLP’s ‘very deep bench of attorneys‘ are praised for their experience in litigation disputes. Representative matters for the ‘extremely responsive‘ practice cover labor and employment issues, antitrust claims, The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, consumer class actions, and personal injury. Airline labor law specialist Robert Seigel in Los Angeles is outside labor counsel for a substantial number of passenger and cargo airlines. New York-based Mark Robertson regularly acts for some of the world’s largest airlines, including American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Atlas Air and Spirit Airlines.

United States > Labor and employment > Labor-management relations

O’Melveny & Myers LLP predominantly works in the aviation sector, dealing with labor issues arising from mergers and acquisitions, as well as handling labor disputes and employee-employer issues.  The practice is led by Silicon Valley-based partner Eric Amdursky, and Los Angeles-based Apalla Chopra. Los Angeles-based Robert Siegel is outside labor counsel for a number of major US airlines and has advised on many airline mergers during his career. New York’s Mark Robertson has achieved victories for airlines in working disputes with unions.