Eric B. Metz

USA: Kansas

Triplett Woolf Garretson LLC
2959 N. Rock Road
Suite 300
Wichita, Kansas 67226

Tel: 316-630-8100, Ext. 215


Eric Metz assists clients in all matters relating to employment relations, with his practice focused on preventive consultation and helping employers with federal, state and local employment law compliance, employment contract drafting and negotiation, as well as implementing and drafting personnel policies, employee handbooks, severance and release agreements, and noncompetition agreements. He also handles litigation before state and federal courts and administrative agencies, including claims relating to disability, age, sex, race and religious discrimination, harassment, wrongful discharge matters, wage and hour issues, contract disputes, and noncompetition matters.

Mr. Metz also has over 35 years of experience in a variety of litigation matters, including a wide variety of business and contract disputes. In addition, he is experienced in education law, having represented a private university as its primary counsel for over 25 years. Mr. Metz has received the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory’s highest “AV” rating for lawyers, reflecting exemplary professional expertise, and has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America in the field of employment law. He has also been selected for inclusion in “Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers.” In addition, he is designated by Chambers USA as one of “Kansas’ leading lawyers for labor and employment.”

The relationship between employer and employee has become increasingly complicated. Compliance with numerous state and federal laws places an increasing burden on employers.

At TWG, our employment law practitioners possess the expertise to assist employers in overall HR counseling and analysis, and in compliance and preventive measures. Our lawyers are also experienced in the defense and prosecution of lawsuits and administrative claims before state and federal courts, the EEOC, the Department of Labor, and other state and federal agencies.

Triplett Woolf Garretson, LLC is a full-service law firm founded in 1985 to provide results-oriented solutions to our clients on a prompt and efficient basis.

Our firm is a recognized leader in the Wichita legal community. TWG has earned an AV rating from the national legal directory, Martindale-Hubbell, and the great majority of our lawyers have been recognized by being individually rated AV. The highest rating awarded, the AV designates preeminent legal ability and high ethical standards.

Many of our attorneys hold leadership positions in and serve on committees of the Wichita Bar Association and the Kansas Bar Association.

We are proud that our valued clients are our greatest source of referrals of new clients.

“Eric Metz of Triplett, Woolf & Garretson LLC possesses vast experience in employment matters and is regularly called upon to handle discrimination claims and contract disputes, among other areas. Peers note: “He handles matters very well and gets good results for his clients.”
Chambers & Partners