John Cochran

Vinalhaven, ME

Serves as impartial arbitrator, mediator, and fact finder for discrimination, collective bargaining, grievance, contract, and other employment-related disputes. As chief counsel of the Massachusetts Labor Relations Commission, presided over numerous complex quasi-judicial administrative hearings and supervised the agency's hearing officer staff.

Since 1993, has taught courses in employment law and labor law at Suffolk University and Boston College Law School. Developed and conducted training programs for administrative law judges and hearing officers.



  • Labor Grievance Processing

Upcoming Sessions

Course TitleLocationDatesFormatStatusView
Labor Grievance Processing Johnston, RI09/28/2017ClassroomCLOSED