Stanley S. Jaspan



Stanley S. Jaspan is a partner and litigation lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. Stan counsels and represents employers in employment and labor law matters such as collective bargaining, benefit and health care programs, employment contracts, retirement plans, unemployment compensation and wage and hour laws, and handles employment litigation in state and federal courts, and before various administrative agencies. He is a current member and past chair of the Labor & Employment Practice. In 1999, he was appointed managing partner of the firm, responsible for the full range of attorney personnel matters and involved in firm strategic development.


A frequent speaker before industry and labor groups concerning labor and employment law, Stan has also been an adjunct associate professor at Marquette University Law School.


Stan is admitted to practice in Wisconsin and New York.


Stan was awarded his bachelor's degree by Cornell University – School of Industrial and Labor Relations in 1968 and his law degree by Yale University in 1971. He was elected to membership in Phi Kappa Phi, and served as managing editor of the Yale Law Journal in 1970 - 1971.


Stan has been peer review rated as AV Preeminent®, the highest performance rating in the Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ system. He was selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© in the fields of Employment Law - Management (1993-2023) and Labor Law - Management (1993-2023) and the 2005 - 2008 and 2011 - 2016 lists of Wisconsin Super Lawyers®. Chambers USA also rated Stan to be one of the top labor and employment attorneys in the state of Wisconsin for 2007 - 2012.