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Labor & Employment

The American Lawyer Magazine's Litigation Department of the Year – Labor and Employment Law Finalist 2004, Winner 2006, Finalist 2008, Finalist 2010, and Finalist 2012

Listed in the highest tier for National Labor and Employment Practice in Chambers USA 2014

Ranked in the top tier by The Legal 500 for Labor and Employment Litigation, ERISA Litigation, Labor-Management Relations, and Workplace and Employment Counseling (2014)

Named Employment Practice Group of the Year by Law360 (2014)

Named a top 5 firm for employment in BTI's Litigation Outlook 2014 report

Ranked, National Tier 1: Employment Law – Management, Labor Law – Management, and Litigation – Labor & Employment by U.S. News and Best Lawyers (2011-2012) 

Ranked #1 for "Most Prestigious" Labor and Employment Practice, Vault 2012 Associate Survey

honors + affiliations

Winner, The National Law Journal’s Chicago Litigation Department of the Year – Labor and Employment (2014)

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  • Illinois
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Jeffrey J. Kmoch

77 West Wacker Dr.
Chicago, IL 60601-5094
United States
Phone: +1.312.324.1175
Fax: +1.312.324.1001

Jeffrey J. Kmoch is an associate in Morgan Lewis's Labor and Employment Practice. Mr. Kmoch represents and counsels management in a wide range of labor and employment issues, with a primary emphasis on Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) litigation. His background includes individual and class action litigation arising under ERISA and other federal and state employment laws. In addition to his experience in federal and state court, Mr. Kmoch also has experience with labor and employment related arbitration, particularly with respect to arbitrations conducted under the rules of the Financial Institutions Regulatory Authority (FINRA).

Mr. Kmoch received his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Illinois College of Law in 2007, where he served as lectures editor for the University of Illinois Law Review. He received his A.B. in political science and history from the University of Illinois in 2004.

Mr. Kmoch is admitted to practice in Illinois.


  • University of Illinois College of Law, 2007, J.D., Magna Cum Laude
  • University of Illinois, 2004, A.B.