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Joseph V. Kaplan, a founding principal of Passman & Kaplan, P.C., received his undergraduate degree from the Pennsylvania State University in 1975, and his Juris Doctor in 1978 from Gonzaga University. In 1979, Mr. Kaplan received a Master of Laws, LL.M. from the George Washington University National Law Center, specializing in Labor and Employment Law. Mr. Kaplan concentrates his practice in the areas of employment, labor, and discrimination law. While primarily representing Federal and D.C. Government employees and labor unions of the Federal and District of Columbia Governments, he also represents private sector employees. Mr. Kaplan’s practice involves litigation in the U.S. Courts of Appeals, the U.S. District Courts, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, the D.C. Court of Appeals and the D.C. Superior Court, and such administrative agencies as the U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB), the Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA), and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). In addition to practicing law, Mr. Kaplan is a frequent lecturer at professional seminars concerning various labor and employment law topics. He was twice elected as the National President of the Society of Federal Labor and Employee Relations Professionals (SFLERP) and is active in NELA’s Federal Employees Task Forces. Moreover, Mr. Kaplan is the lead editor and co-author of the Federal Employees Legal Survival Guide, and is co-author of Litigating Federal Sector Employee and Labor Disputes: A Practitioner's Handbook by Dewey Publications. In 2008 Mr. Kaplan was selected to be a Fellow of The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, Inc., and currently serves on the adjunct faculty of American University’s School of Public Affairs teaching courses in legal issues in public administration.