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Lawrence M. Donoghue

Lawrence M. Donoghue

Managing Partner
Northbrook, Illinois
A practical, results oriented labor and employment lawyer with over 30 years of experience advising businesses and executives in issues governed by federal, state and local law. Subjects include policy compliance, HR audits, government investigations of corporate employment practices, EEOC proceedings and litigation, NLRB union campaigns, collective bargaining negotiations, employment contracts, severance agreements, corporate confidentiality and non-compete agreements

Areas of Practice

  • 35% Counseling Business on Legal Compliance
  • 30% Government Investigations/ Litigation of Employment Practices
  • 20% Preparation of Employment Contracts and Severance Agreements
  • 10% Employment Policy Manuals
  • 5% Daily Guidance on Employment Matters
  • Employment Law -- Employer
  • Employment Law -- Employee
  • Labor Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 20% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1978
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1978


  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D.
  • Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia
    • B.A.
    • Major: English

Representative Clients

  • Kenmode Tool & Engineering, Inc.
  • All World Machinery Supply, Inc.
  • GK Development, Inc.
  • Omega & Associates, Inc.


  • Kurt Moders, President Kenmode Tool
  • David Koepp, CEO All World Machinery
  • Robert Denley, Manager of HR Kenmode
  • Chandra Prasad, President, Omega & Associates


  • Determining Independent Contractors, BASIC HR, 2010
  • You and the Law Television Show, Chicago Bar Association, 2010

Honors and Awards

  • Volunteer of the Year Award Greater O'Hare Association of Commerce, 2009

Past Employment Positions

  • United Air Lines, Litigation Department, 1988 - 1993
  • Montgomery Ward & Co., Attorney, 1981 - 1988


  • English
  • French
  • Arabic

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Lawrence M. Donoghue & Associates, P.C.

707 Skokie Boulevard
Suite 500
Northbrook, IL 60062

Larry Donoghue

Contact Us Toll Free: 800-303-4492
Local: 847-562-5539
Fax: 847-509-9175
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