Howard S. Linzy


Mr. Linzy joined the firm in 1972 and has worked in the full scope of the firm’s practice representing employers. Mr. Linzy has been lead counsel in a large number and variety of NLRB representation and decertification elections, union organizing drives, and contract negotiations for companies in units ranging from a few employees to several thousand employees. He is an experienced trainer of managers and supervisors in the fundamentals of employee relations and in providing advice on compliance with employment discrimination laws, Wage and Hour regulations, matters before the NLRB, and the employment aspects of mergers, acquisitions, and sales.

Mr. Linzy’s long and intensively focused work with clients has given him extensive knowledge and understanding of the business needs and employee relations demands of many industries, including on-shore and offshore construction, industrial maintenance, health care, grocery and general wholesaling and retailing, hotel, hospitality, gaming, furniture and apparel manufacturing, and food processing.


Louisiana State University, J.D., 1971 (Louisiana Law Review; The Order of the Coif)
Loyola University of the South, B.A., magna cum laude, 1968
Louisiana State Bar Association
New Orleans Bar Association


Louisiana State Bar Association
New Orleans Bar Association


Louisiana, 1972