It is with great pride and tremendous gratitude for his years of loyalty to the firm that we announce Charlie Wysong’s promotion to Partner. Charlie’s contribution and leadership have had a monumental impact on the firm’s overall growth.
“HSPRD attracts exceptional lawyers in every practice. I’m thrilled to continue the important work we do for our clients with terrific colleagues.” Charlie Wysong.
Since joining HSPRD, Charlie has become heavily involved in the firm’s employment, education, personal injury, class action, and whistleblower lawsuits. His work on public policy and educational matters have earned him recognition from Governor JB Pritzker, naming him to the Affirming and Inclusive Schools Task Force.
Charlie counsels and represents clients on a wide range of legal issues, with a focus on civil rights, labor and employment litigation, whistleblower and qui tam claims, education law, and complex litigation. He actively litigates in state and federal court, including appeals before the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals and Illinois Appellate Court. He also represents clients before administrative agencies such as the Illinois State Board of Education, Illinois Department of Human Rights, and National Labor Relations Board. Charlie is a former clerk to the Honorable Richard Posner of the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, a former Skadden Fellow, and a graduate of the University of Chicago and Stanford Law School.