Ronald L. Tobia, Esq.
Managing Member
Tobia & Sorger Esqs., LLC


Ronald Tobia, Member of Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC’s Labor & Employment Group, represents individual employers, state authorities, large contractors and community associations in a myriad of labor disputes. Ron has successfully negotiated collective bargaining agreements with almost every major trade union in New Jersey, New York, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. He brings to the bargaining table extensive experience in management labor relations in both the public and private sectors and in such major industries as construction, hotel and restaurant, and garment manufacturing. 

Ron handles all types of litigation, including NLRB and PERC proceedings, strikes and picketing, federal and state labor, discrimination and harassment litigation, contract negotiations, administration and arbitrations. He also has considerable experience in ERISA litigation involving withdrawal liability assessment against companies. 

In addition, Ron has extensive experience in the representation of Taft/Hartley Funds. For nearly 45 years, he has served as management trustee counsel to the Multiskilled Funds, and currently represents the Multiskilled Funds.

Ron currently serves as Special Labor Counsel to the Utility and Transportation Contractors Association of New Jersey; a position he has held for nearly 40 years. 

Ron is listed in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers of America in the area of Labor Law – Management.

Ronald L. Tobia, Esq.
Tobia & Sorger Esqs., LLC
500 Supor Blvd.
Harrison, NJ 07029