About

HeaR it From Haynes! is a website dedicated to sharing professional information and insight about the Human Resources, Talent Development, and Employment Law fields.

The site’s author, Michael H. Haynes, Esq., is a licensed attorney in the state of Michigan and an experienced HR and employee relations professional. His specialty areas are training and development, employment law, and benefits. He also teaches Employee Benefits courses at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan.

Michael has organized and delivered hundreds of trainings and presentations, and has served clients in a multitude of legal areas, including labor relations, employment contract negotiation, and benefit brokerage and explanation. This blog is a chance to connect with him and share in his professional knowledge and experience.

In addition to years of practical experience, Haynes also holds academic credentials from Eastern Michigan University (B.S. Public Administration; M.S. Human Resources and Organizational Development) and Penn State University (Juris Doctor). He also is a Certified Nonprofit Professional (CNP) as credentialed by the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance.

To contact Michael directly, fill out the form here or email mikehayneslaw@gmail.com. You can also follow him on LinkedIn and Twitter. Questions, comments, and consulting inquiries are welcome!