A persuasive advocate, Charlie vigorously defends employers and benefit plans in courts and other forums. He excels at assessing and fixing problems that arise with employee benefit programs and providing a strategically driven approach to benefits compliance and risk management planning.
As exclusive employee benefits counsel to many nationwide employers, Charlie’s practice focus extends to:
Counseling on Affordable Care Act (ACA) compliance and strategic planning, particularly with respect to contingent workers
Advising and defending employers regarding multiemployer pension plan claims, including withdrawal liability and contribution claims
Assisting clients with legal issues associated with implementing on-site clinics for employees
Providing analysis and advice to employers concerning new employee benefit legislation
Litigating and favorably resolving large retiree health class actions, including arguments before the U.S. Court of Appeals
Articles in the National Law Review database by Charles P. Stevens