Chambers USA Client Guide states that Mr. Schlueter “comes highly recommended for his expertise in wage and hour, discrimination and restrictive covenant disputes.”
In a recent edition of Chambers USA, one major client described Mr. Schlueter as follows: “he is a fantastic attorney – incredibly responsive, knowledgeable, strategic, and a true partner to our business”
Mr. Schlueter serves as Co-Chair of Ogletree’s nationwide Unfair Competition and Trade Secrets Group. He is also a member of Ogletree’s Professional Development Steering Committee, responsible for guiding the firm in creating and systematically implementing professional development programs and initiatives. Mr. Schlueter is a strategic advocate and litigator for businesses in employment (including discrimination, retaliation, wage & hour, ADA, FMLA etc.) and unfair competition matters (including restrictive covenants (non-compete, non-solicit and confidentiality), trade secrets, duties of loyalty, tortious interference, and conspiracy, etc.). Mr. Schlueter has a proven track record in litigating high stakes matters involving temporary restraining orders and other injunctive relief. He also has significant experience trying FINRA arbitration matters.
Mr. Schlueter is rated by Chambers USA as a Top Ranked / Leading Lawyer in Labor & Employment (2017, 2018, and 2019). Only 34 lawyers in Illinois have this distinction. Mr. Schlueter is also recognized as a Best Lawyer in America (2017, 2018 and 2019) for Employment Law – Management. Super Lawyers named Mr. Schlueter as an Illinois Rising Star for 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.