Terry E. Schraeder


Schraeder, Terry B&W_5698Terry Schraeder is one of the founding partners of the firm and is Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.  Terry provides his formidable expertise in employment and labor law to CEOs and managers every day, counseling clients through significant legal issues, traveling across the country to negotiate with unions on behalf of management, and presenting up-to-date labor and employment law seminars to client companies.  He has contributed hundreds of articles about labor, employment and general workplace topics to prominent publications in steel, paper, manufacturing, and other industries.

Terry is one of the most knowledgeable traditional labor lawyers in the country.  He grew up in the industry in the 70’s and 80’s and stands today as an extremely valuable resource for any business that is preparing to negotiate its first collective bargaining agreement, engaging in grievance proceedings with its employees’ union, or defending itself against unfair labor practice charges before the National Labor Relations Board.

Rick Alaniz and Terry have been working together since 1975, as attorneys in several of the nation’s foremost law firms and labor law sections.  In 1985, they decided to found their own firm and build upon the excellent foundation they had developed together. Since then, Terry has continued his active legal practice while mentoring, managing, and inspiring a team of attorneys, paralegals, and other support staff specializing in the management side of labor, employment, and human resources law. His knowledge, penchant for strategic planning, well-timed decisions, and ability to offer practical solutions to day-to-day as well as complex legal matters, are crucial ingredients to the success of the firm and the success of your business.

Terry grew up in Nebraska and attended the University of Nebraska for both undergraduate and law school.  Terry is an avid saltwater fly fisherman and has traveled the world to find the best spots.

Terry can be reached anytime by phone at 281-833-2200 or by email at tschraeder@alaniz-schraeder.com.