Fisher Phillips, LLP is one of the largest U.S. law firms representing management exclusively in the areas of labor, employment, civil rights, employee benefits, and immigration law. The firm has 33 offices with more than 400 attorneys. The firm’s headquarters are in Atlanta, with offices in Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbia, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Irvine, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Louisville, New Jersey, New Orleans, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Tampa, and Washington, D.C., The firm was founded in 1943 in Atlanta by I. Walter "Ike" Fisher. Erle Phillips joined Mr. Fisher in 1949. The firm was one of the first in the U.S. to focus its practice on representing employers in labor and employment matters.