Labor, Employment, & Immigration I AUGUST 15, 2019

Howard & Howard Welcomes Back Grace Mata Gomez

ROYAL OAK, Mich., August 15, 2019 – Royal Oak-based law firm Howard & Howard is pleased to announce that Grace Mata Gomez has rejoined the Firm. Grace, who was previously with the Firm before relocating to San Diego in 2015 due to her husband’s job transfer, returned to her native Central Illinois to practice out of the Firm’s Peoria, Illinois office.

“I advise clients on matters related to creditors' rights, labor and employment law, and related immigration law.” –Grace Mata Gomez

Grace represents secured and unsecured creditors in litigation. Her experience includes handling commercial and residential foreclosures, proofs of claims in probate litigation and bankruptcy litigation, debt collection and enforcement, loan workouts, deeds in lieu of foreclosure, and commercial loan documentation.

In addition, Grace practices in the Firm’s labor, employment, and immigration group. In the area of immigration law, she concentrates on issues related to the employment of foreign nationals. In the area of employment law, she counsels human resource professionals on all aspects of the hiring and employment process and defends employers in litigation involving wrongful discharge, discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. In the area of labor law, she advises employers on all areas of labor relations, including union elections, collective bargaining negotiations, grievance processing, and she litigates arbitrations and unfair labor practice claims.

About Howard & Howard:

Celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, Howard & Howard is a full-service law firm with a national and international practice, providing legal services to businesses and business owners. With more than 160 attorneys, the firm has offices in Michigan (Ann Arbor and Royal Oak), Illinois (Chicago and Peoria), Las Vegas, Nevada, and Los Angeles, California. For more information, please visit

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