James Hykel


Jim has worked since law school representing workers and unions before federal and state administrative agencies, Massachusetts courts and arbitrators. His experience representing unions has focused on discipline, contract interpretation, subcontracting, duty of fair representation and unfair labor practices. He also has extensive experience handling Workers Compensation claims. Prior to being admitted to practice law, Jim interned for the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Trial Unit in Boston and Judge Norman Stahl of the First Circuit Court of Appeals.


Northeastern University School of Law, J.D., 2006
University of Rochester, B.A. (Classics), 2003
Cum Laude

Bar and Court Admissions

Commonwealth of Massachusetts
State of Maine
U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit


617.367.7200, ext. 210
617.367.4820 (fax)

Practice Areas

State and Federal labor law, Workers Compensation, Unemployment, Disability Retirement.

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