4th Circuit Judge Berner Brings Workers’ Perspective to the Bench, Labor Lawyers Say

“We are seeing a real resurgence in the labor movement,” said National Women’s Law Center President Fatima Goss Graves, pointing to auto workers in the South as an example. “And what we know is that [Berner’s] experience as a union-side attorney will ensure that she [knows] not only the nuances and details of labor law, which can be very complex … but the perspectives of real people.”