Richard F. Griffin, Jr., General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board, today announced the appointment of Iva Y. Choe as Regional Attorney for Region 8, Cleveland, Ohio.
A career NLRB employee, Ms. Choe had been serving as a Supervisory Field Attorney at the Cleveland office. In her new position, she will assist Regional Director Allen Binstock in the enforcement and administration of the National Labor Relations Act in Northern Ohio. Ms. Choe succeeds Mr. Binstock, who was promoted to his current position in March of this year.
Ms. Choe graduated from Columbia University in 1992 with an A.B. in political science. She received her J.D. from Ohio State University in 1995, and started working at the Cleveland office as an attorney that year. She was promoted to Supervisory Field Attorney in 2012. She is admitted to the Ohio bar.
The National Labor Relations Board administers and enforces the National Labor Relations Act. It investigates and remedies unfair labor practices and conducts secret-ballot elections to determine whether employees desire union representation.