Lawrence P. Schneider
Michigan State Police Troopers Association
Lawrence Schneider has served as a lawyer and partner in the Lansing law firm of Knaggs Brake, P.C. since 1997. He was a partner in another prominent Lansing law firm for 17 years before that, after serving three years as an assistant prosecuting attorney in Ingham County after graduating second in his class from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 1977. He taught Labor Law for Managers at Lansing Community College between 2000 and 2004.
Larry has focused his legal practice on employment law while with both law firms, and regularly serves as a neutral state and federal case evaluator in employment lawsuits. He has participated as an advocate in more than 100 arbitration cases. He is also a facilitative mediator, specializing in the resolution of employment lawsuits. He the past-President and current Secretary of the Board of Directors of the Resolution Services Center of Central Michigan. He has served as an administrative law judge for the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards and is a volunteer arbitrator for the Attorney Grievance Commission.
Larry moved in-house to one of his longstanding clients, the Michigan State Police Troopers Association in 2010. He remains of counsel to the Knaggs Harter Law Firm to continue his arbitration and mediation practice. Larry also holds the unusual distinction of having been appointed as a special assistant attorney general by Democrats Frank Kelley and Jennifer Granholm, and Republicans Mike Cox and Bill Schuette.
- Labor Grievance Processing