August 6, 2020

Volume X, Number 219

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

2019 NLR Thought Leadership Award Ogletree Deakins is one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management in all types of employment-related legal matters. Premier client service, as outlined in the firm’s Client Pledge, is one of the firm’s top priorities and a cornerstone of its core values. U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” has named Ogletree Deakins a “Law Firm of the Year” for six consecutive years. In 2017, the publication named Ogletree Deakins its “Law Firm of the Year” in the Labor Law-Management category. Ogletree Deakins has 800 attorneys located in 50 offices across the United States and in Europe, Canada, and Mexico. The firm represents a diverse range of clients, from small businesses to Fortune 50 companies.

Premier client service is a firm tradition and remains our top priority.

Our attorneys pledge to:

  • Understand your business and objectives.
  • Focus on and anticipate your needs.
  • Collaborate to develop creative business solutions.
  • Harness technology and innovation to better serve your interests.
  • Communicate in a timely and effective manner.
  • Provide quality representation with exceptional value.

Contributing authors from Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.:

Aaron Warshaw, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Attorney
Shareholder
Aaron Warshaw is an experienced, attorney who represents a diverse array of clients in labor and employment matters.  He is one of the founding attorneys of the New York City office.  Aaron...
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David A. Abella, Ogletree Deakins, arbitrations litigation lawyer, administrative hearings attorney
Associate
David’s practice is focused on litigation and counseling related to employment and labor law. His experience includes representing employers in disputes in state and federal court,...
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Lori Adamcheski Employment Attorney
Senior Counsel
Lori Keen Adamcheski has dedicated her legal career to the representation of employers in labor and employment matters in a combination of private practice and in-house counsel experience....
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Paul Lancaster Adams, Employment and Labor Relations Attorney, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Office Managing Partner
Paul Lancaster Adams is the Managing Shareholder of Ogletree Deakins' Philadelphia office and member of the Firm-Wide Management Committee, as well as Diversity and Inclusion Steering...
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Rodolfo R. Agraz Shareholder Dallas, Raleigh,Traditional Labor Relations, Employment Law, Workplace Safety and Health
Shareholder
Mr. Agraz has experience helping a broad spectrum of clients with labor and employment challenges. He represents clients in diverse industries during union organizing attempts and...
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Carmen M. Aguado Labor & Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Associate
Carmen Aguado is an associate in the firm’s Los Angeles office, and her practice focuses on defending employers in single plaintiff employment matters filed in state and federal court....
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Victor F. Albert, Ogletree, Employment lawyer
Shareholder
Vic Albert’s practice focuses on all aspects of trial law with particular experience in the areas of labor and employment trials, insurance defense bad faith trials and trucking defense...
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Jean Marc Albiol, Attorney, Paris, France, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Partner
Jean-Marc Albiol is the co-founding Partner of the Paris office of Ogletree Deakins. He provides strategic advice on numerous complex and sensitive matters including mergers &...
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Margaret Alli, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Attorney
Shareholder
Meg Alli has focused her practice on the representation and counseling of management concerning the umbrella of employment laws and regulations affecting corporate clients, not-for-profit...
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Rodrigo de la Concha Alvarez, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Mexico, Labor and Employment Attorney
Associate
Rodrigo de la Concha Alvarez joined Ogletree Deakins in September of 2014. Previously, Rodrigo worked in private practice at a leading law firm in Mexico City in the Labor, Social Security...
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Nora M. Villalpando Badillo Employment Litigation Attorney Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart Mexico City, Mexico
Of Counsel
Nora M. Villalpando Badillo joined Ogletree Deakins in July 2019. Previously, she was a partner in a local boutique firm where she led the Labor Practice in consulting and litigation (2019...
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Melissa Bailey, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Occupational Safety Litigation Attorney
Shareholder
Melissa Bailey focuses her practice on occupational safety and health issues, and also serves on the Firm's Board of Directors. She litigates OSHA cases before federal and state agencies...
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Baker, Dallas, shareholder, Ogletree
Shareholder
Jana Baker represents employers on all matters impacting their employees under federal and state labor and employment laws, including compliance with Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the...
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Madi Bakker, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Washington DC, Labor and Employment Privacy Litigation Attorney
Associate
Madi Bakker is an associate attorney in Ogletree Deakins' Washington, D.C. office. Ms.Bakker is a native of Greeneville, Tennessee. She graduated with honors from the University of...
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Steven A. Baldwin Employment Litigation Attorney Ogletree Deakins Indianapolis, IN
Associate
Steven is an employment litigation associate in Ogletree Deakins’ Indianapolis office. He defends employers against allegations of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage-and-hour...
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Brenda L. Bannon Employment Attorney Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart Seattle, WA
Of Counsel
Brenda Bannon is of counsel in the Seattle office of Ogletree Deakins and joined the firm in March 2019. Ms. Bannon’s practice has emphasized the defense of municipal and other governmental...
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Krystina Barbieri, HR, OgleTree Deakins Law Firm
Associate
Ms. Barbieri previously worked for Wakefern Food Corporation, the largest retailer-owned Cooperative in the United States. Ms. Barbieri worked as an HR Generalist for the organization and...
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Federico G. Barrera Labor & Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm Cleveland
Rico represents employers in all facets of employment law.  He provides proactive compliance counseling, and when necessary vigorously represents employers in all phases of litigation in...
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Jacqueline Barrett, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Philadelphia, Labor and Employment Attorney
Shareholder
Ms. Barrett represents employers in a broad spectrum of employment-related matters including wage and hour disputes, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with...
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James M. Barrett, Ogletree Deakins, Workplace Drug testing policy lawyer, labor rights attorney
Shareholder
James Barrett represents private and public employers in all aspects of employment-related disputes. He has defended clients against single plaintiff and class action lawsuits involving...
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Lorenzo Cabantog, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Boston, Labor and Employment Attorney
Associate
Lorenzo Cabantog is an associate in the Boston office where he focuses on employment litigation, labor management relations, and counseling.  In his litigation practice, Lorenzo has...
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Caiaccio, Ogletree, Of Counsel
Of Counsel
Chris Caiaccio has been practicing exclusively in the area of labor and employment his entire legal career.  He works with companies of all sizes to assist with labor relations and human...
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Regina Calabro, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Healthcare Attorney
Of Counsel
Gina concentrates her practice on discrimination and harassment matters, wage and hour claims, and noncompetition and trade secret litigation.  Gina regularly counsels businesses on all...
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Andre’ B. Caldwell Shareholder  Oklahoma City Employment Law, Litigation, Ethics
Shareholder
Andre’ B. Caldwell is an experienced trial lawyer whose practice focuses on all aspects of civil and criminal litigation in state and federal court. He has tried to a jury verdict over 20...
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Malaika Caldwell, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Chicago, Labor and Employment Law Attorney
Associate
Ms. Caldwell is an associate in the firm’s Employee Benefits Group and assists clients on a variety of compliance, administration, and plan design issues including qualified plans,...
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Audrey M. Calkins, Ogletree, Employment lawyer
Associate
Audrey Calkins represents corporations and management in various types of litigation in federal and state courts and administrative agencies. After her clerkship for U.S. District Judge S....
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Kelly Cardin Employment lawyer Ogletree Deakins.
Shareholder
Kelly M. Cardin is an associate in the Stamford office of Ogletree Deakins. Her practice focuses on representing employers in a wide range of disputes, including those involving...
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Justin B. Caresia Employment Attorney Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart Phoenix, AZ
Associate
Justin Caresia is an associate in the firm’s Phoenix office. Mr. Caresia’s practice focuses on defending employers in federal and state court and before federal and state regulatory...
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Richard Carrigan, Litigation Attorney, Birmingham, Alabama, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Shareholder
Richard Carrigan is an enthusiastic litigator in state and federal courts as well as before administrative agencies. He tries jury and bench trials in federal districts throughout Alabama,...
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Joseph B. Cartafalsa Labor & Employment Lawyer Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Shareholder
Joseph B. Cartafalsa represents management in all aspects of labor and employment law and related litigation. He frequently represents and advises employers on their rights and obligations...
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Amy Dalal, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Immigration Attorney
Shareholder
Amy Dalal’s practice is primarily concentrated in the areas of business visas and employment-based immigration. She assists employers in obtaining nonimmigrant and immigrant visas for their...
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Awanti Damle, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Immigration Law Attorney
Associate
Awanti Damle is originally from Raleigh, North Carolina. She received her Bachelors of Arts in Spanish and Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from the University of North...
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Jacqueline M. Damm, Ogletree, Shareholder, Employment law and healthcare lawyer
Shareholder
Jackie Damm is a shareholder in the Portland office of Ogletree Deakins. Jackie focuses her practice on all aspects of traditional labor law, including representing both public and private...
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Maria Greco Danaher, Pittsburgh, PA Ogletree Deakins law firm, labor relations attorney
Shareholder
Maria Greco Danaher regularly represents and counsels companies and healthcare entities in employment-related matters.  Her area of emphasis is employment litigation, including both...
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Bret G. Daniel Labor & Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm Richmond
Associate
Bret is an attorney in the firm’s Richmond office.  He focuses his practice on traditional employment matters.  Bret has experience working in areas including Title VII, the Equal Pay Act,...
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Daniel D. Dauplaise Immigration and Labor Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm Stamford, CT
Associate
Dan is a Stamford, Connecticut based associate in the Cross-Border Practice Group, a team of attorneys based in five countries dealing with employment and mobility issues involving two or...
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Andrea C. Davis Employment Immigration Lawyer Ogletree
Associate
Andrea is an associate attorney in the Atlanta office of Ogletree Deakins. She focuses her practice on employment-based immigration. Andrea completed her undergraduate studies at the...
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C. Thomas Davis, Ogletree, Shareholder, employment law
Shareholder
After graduating from law school in 1987, Tom Davis began his legal career at Ogletree Deakins and is currently the practice group leader of the firm’s Traditional Labor Practice Group. Mr...
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Dennis A. Davis, Ogletree Deakins, Client Training Director, Workplace Diversity
Director of Client Training
Dennis A. Davis, Ph.D.*, is recognized nationally as an expert on Workplace Violence Prevention, Workplace Bullying, Conflict Resolution, Sexual Harassment, and Cultural Diversity. Since...
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Lara de Leon, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Attorney
Shareholder
Lara de Leon represents employers of all sizes in all aspects of employment law, including employment litigation and counseling.  She has extensive experience defending clients in federal...
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Elizabeth Ebanks, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Litigation Attorney
Shareholder
Elizabeth Ebanks is a Shareholder in the Richmond office of Ogletree Deakins where she focuses her practice on employment litigation and employment counseling. Ms. Ebanks has significant...
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Michael Oliver Eckard Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins
Shareholder
Michael Oliver Eckard is a shareholder in the Charleston and Atlanta offices and has been an employment lawyer at Ogletree his entire legal career. Michael represents companies in labor,...
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Ellerbrock, Ogletree, Birmingham, Of Counsel
Of Counsel
Bob Ellerbrock focuses his practice on employee benefits and ERISA.  He regularly  advises clients concerning qualified retirement plans (401(k), defined benefit, 403(b)),  non-qualified...
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Kyle Elliott Employment Lawyer Ogletree Law Firm
Associate
Kyle is a senior attorney in the firm’s Richmond office. He focuses his practice on employment litigation and employment counseling, and advises employers on a broad spectrum of workplace...
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Associate
As an associate at Ogletree Deakins, Ms. Elva’s practice involves representing and advising management in all areas of employment and labor law.  While at Case Western Reserve School of Law...
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Rebecca Emery Labor & Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Rebecca advises on both contentious and non-contentious employment matters and data privacy. Rebecca trained at the UK’s largest boutique employment firm and gained experience working on...
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Charles Engeman, Ogletree Deakins, St Thomas, Employment Attorney
Office Managing Shareholder
Mr. Engeman is the founder and Managing Shareholder of our St. Thomas office, one of the co-founders of the firm's International Practice Group, and currently the Hospitality Practice Group...
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Morgan Epperson Labor Attorney
Morgan represents employers in a broad range of labor and employment law matters, defending clients against claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage and hour violations....
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Brodie Erwin Litigation Attorney
Associate
Brodie is an associate in the firm’s Raleigh, North Carolina office. In his practice he litigates matters seeking injunctive and equitable relief related to restrictive covenants (including...
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Ana Paula Delsol Espada, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Law Attorney
Associate
Ana Paula Delsol Espada joined Ogletree Deakins in September of 2014. Previously, she worked in private practice at a leading law firm in Mexico City with the Labor, Social Security and...
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Douglas Farmer, Employment Attorney, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Shareholder
Mr. Farmer is a shareholder in the firm’s San Francisco office. He has served as lead defense counsel to Fortune 500 companies in more than 50 wage and hour class actions over the past...
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Special Counsel
Alex Cruz Farris grew up overseas, and received his J.D. in 2014 from Stetson University College of law with a concentration in international law. Alex worked as a litigation associate...
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David Feldman Environmental Attorney Ogletree Deakins
Shareholder
David B. Feldman is a Shareholder in the New York City office of Ogletree Deakins. Dave represents management before federal and state courts and administrative agencies at the federal,...
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Andrea Fellion, Employment Law, investigations, Ogletree deakins law firm
Shareholder
Andrea Fellion has focused her career on employment law and represents employers in administrative investigations, hearings, and litigation.  Ms. Fellion has extensive experience meeting...
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Jesse C. Ferrantella, Ogletree Deakins, San Diego, California, Employment law, labor law, wage-and-hour matters, employment discrimination, retaliation, harassment,  California’s Private Attorneys General Act
Associate
Jesse Ferrantella is an associate in the San Diego office of Ogletree Deakins. He represents employers in all aspects of employment law, including wage-and-hour matters, employment...
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Jeanne Floyd, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Employee Benefits Attorney
Of Counsel
Jeanne is a member of the employee benefits and executive compensation group.  Jeanne focuses her practice on issues concerning health and welfare benefits, including Section 125 cafeteria...
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Tiaundra M. Foster Employment Litigation Attorney Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart Indianapolis, IN
Associate
Tiaundra Foster defends employers of all sizes against employment-related claims. Mrs. Foster is an experienced litigator with expertise in handling a wide range of employment claims,...
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James Fowles, Shareholder, Ogletree
Shareholder
James Fowles is experienced in a wide range of matters, including employment litigation, union organizing campaigns, collective bargaining and related issues for employers in multiple...
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Shareholder
Simone Francis concentrates her practice in the areas of employment litigation, environmental counseling and litigation, and general litigation. She has represented a range of large, mid-...
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Associate
Nailah joined the Boston office in 2017 as an Associate. She represents and advises employers in all aspects of employment law. Nailah graduated from Suffolk University Law School in 2015,...
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Of Counsel
Andrew Galeziowski's practice is concentrated in the areas of business visas and employment-based immigration for multinational corporations, sports teams, professional athletes, and other...
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Catherine J. Gallagher Employment Law & Litigation Attorney Ogletree Deakins San Diego, CA
Associate
Catherine represents employers in a wide variety of employment matters in both state and federal court in addition to matters before state and administrative agencies. Catherine’s practice...
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Donald D. Gamburg, Office Managing Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins, Labor Law Attorney, collective bargaining negotiations lawyer
Office Managing Shareholder
Donald Gamburg has over 20 years' experience in all areas of labor and employment law. He represents clients in federal and state litigation involving trade secrets and employment...
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Leigh N. Ganchan, Ogletree Deakins, I9 Immigration Lawyer, EVerify compliance attorney
Shareholder
Ms. Ganchan provides business immigration advice to employers and professionals in a variety of industries. Ms. Ganchan is certified in Immigration and Nationality law by the Texas Board of...
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Maria Gandarez, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Immigration Attorney
Shareholder
For more than 30 years, Maria has been practicing exclusively in the field of U.S. immigration law. During her many years of practice, Maria has maintained a commitment to excellence and...
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David Garcia, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Orange County, Labor and Employmen Litigation Attorney
Of Counsel
David Augustus Garcia has represented many Fortune 500 companies in complex employment matters. He has experience defending management, government entities, and other clients in claims...
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Laura R. Garger, Lawyer, Phoenix, Affirmative Action, Employment Law
Of Counsel
Ms. Garger represents and counsels employers with employment issues, including employee discipline and termination, wrongful discharge cases, employment discrimination complaints, religious...
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James Garilas, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Immigration Attorney
Associate
James Garilas joined the firm as an Associate in August 2016, where he practices business immigration law.  He is a 2013 graduate of the College of Charleston, where he earned a B.S. in...
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Burton D. Garland Jr., Ogletree Deakins, Labor Lawyer, union avoidance counseling
Shareholder
Mr. Garland practices all facets of labor and employment law. Mr. Garland’s labor law practice includes union avoidance counseling and campaigns, elections, objections to elections, R-Case...
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KyraAnne Gates, Ogletree Deakins, online legal publications
Editor, Firm Publications
KyraAnne Gates is a Legal Editor of Firm Publications, working on the firm’s print and online legal publications and content. KyraAnne’s editorial responsibilities include editing the firm’...
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Jamie Haar, employment lawyer,Ogletree
Associate
Jamie Haar is an Associate in Ogletree Deakins' New York City office. Ms. Haar's practice focuses on representing employers in labor and employment matters including discrimination,...
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Jaclyn L. Hamlin Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins Washington D.C.
Of Counsel
Jaclyn Hamlin is of counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of Ogletree Deakins. She represents management in all aspects of employment litigation and traditional labor law, including at...
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Christopher Hammon, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Attorney
Shareholder
Chris Hammon practices in the areas of labor and employment litigation, arbitration, counseling, and investigation.  He represents management in all variety of employment disputes before...
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Lisa Hanchey, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Attorney
Of Counsel
Lisa Hanchey is of counsel in the Lafayette, Louisiana office and has practiced litigation, wage and hour, class action, e-discovery and records retention, and unfair competition and trade...
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Associate
Heather is an associate in the London office of Ogletree Deakins. She advises on both contentious and non-contentious employment matters. Prior to joining the firm, Heather trained at a...
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Skye Hao Labor & Employment Immigration Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm Atlanta
Associate
Skye Hao is an attorney in the Cross-Border Practice Group and is based in the Atlanta office. As a full time member of the group, Skye is part of a growing team which provides worldwide...
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Scott Hardy, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Pittsburgh, Labor and Employment Litigation Attorney
Shareholder
Scott counsels employers on all aspects of their employment relationships to achieve their organizational goals while avoiding litigation whenever possible.  In doing so, Scott takes a...
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Associate
Atoyia Harris practices labor and employment litigation. Prior to joining Ogletree Deakins in 2016, Atoyia successfully defended matters and assisted clients on wide variety of litigation...
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DJ Harris, Employment Litigation, Ogletree Deakins Law FIrm
Associate
David “DJ” Harris is an associate in the Firm’s Greenville, South Carolina office. Mr. Harris' practice includes all facets of workplace-related litigation defense in federal and state...
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Josh Harrison, Ogletree Deakins, Lawyer, wage and hour compliance issues attorney, Birmingham, Alabama
Associate
Josh represents employers in all aspects of employment and labor law.  As a litigator, Josh is well-versed in virtually every aspect of employment litigation. From handling bench and jury...
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Allison E. Ianni, Ogletree Deakins, Labor Employee Defense lawyer, Retaliation Litigation attorney
Of Counsel
Allison Ianni is Of Counsel in the New York City office of Ogletree Deakins, where she represents and advises management in all aspects of employment law.  Ms. Ianni regularly defends...
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John Illingworth Ogletree Attorney
Attorney
John Illingworth is of counsel in the Toronto office of Ogletree Deakins. His practice includes a broad range of labour and employment issues, with a special focus on labour relations and...
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Associate
Ethan Isaac focuses his practice on helping clients navigate a variety of labor and employment related challenges and disputes.  Ethan has experience defending employers against allegations...
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Vik Jaitly Labor & Employment Attorney Philadelphia Ogletree Deakins law firm
Associate
Vik is an associate in the Philadelphia office of Ogletree Deakins. He represents employers in disputes in federal and state courts and administrative tribunals with respect to a variety of...
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Associate
Javier Jalice joined Ogletree Deakins as an Associate Attorney in the firm’s New Orleans, Louisiana office in 2018. Javier represents employers in all aspects of labor and employment law,...
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Roger James Lawyer at Ogletree Deakins Law Firm in London multinational employment attorney
Partner
Roger is a London based partner and member of Ogletree’s International Practice Group. He has a particular niche in international issues and alongside his UK workload, he oversees the...
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Jason Brown, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm San Francisco lawyer class action, wage and hour lawsuits, wrongful termination, sexual harassmen
Associate
Jason Brown is an associate attorney in the San Francisco office of Ogletree Deakins. He primarily practices in litigation, including class action and PAGA wage and hour, wrongful...
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Davis Jenkins Associate Washington D.C. workplace safety and health,  federal and state OSHA compliance,challenging citations, and litigating OSHA
Associate
Davis represents and advises employers on matters of workplace safety and health.  His practice includes providing guidance on federal and state OSHA compliance, challenging citations, and...
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Amy Jensen Employment Lawyer Ogletree
Associate
Ms. Jensen represents employers in all aspects of labor and employment litigation, including employment discrimination, retaliation, and wage-and-hour matters before various state and...
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Betsy Johnson, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Attorney
Shareholder
Betsy Johnson has represented employers in California since 1985. Ms. Johnson actively partners with her clients to seek innovative and practical ways to best meet their unique needs. Ms....
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Christopher Johnson, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Milwaukee, Labor and Employment Litigation Attorney
Shareholder
Christopher Johnson is a shareholder in the Milwaukee office of Ogletree Deakins.  For more than 25 years, Mr. Johnson has represented and counseled employers in all aspects of labor and...
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Jaslyn W. Johnson Labor & Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm Atlanta
Associate
*Currently licensed in California only. Jaslyn represents and advises employers on workplace safety and health matters.  Her practice includes providing guidance on federal and state OSHA...
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Kimya SP Johnson Employment Attorney Ogletree
Senior Counsel
For over 25 years, Kimya S.P. Johnson has been a champion for her clients in a career that spans law, politics, education, and diversity & inclusion management. Kimya serves as Co-Chair...
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Ajente Kamalanathan Employment Attorney
Associate
Ajente Kamalanathan is an Associate in the Ogletree Deakins Washington D.C. offices. *Currently licensed in Virginia only. Practice Groups Employment Law Education J.D., American...
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Timothy Kamin, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Construction Attorney
Shareholder
Timothy C. Kamin focuses his practice on advising and representing employers of all sizes in labor and employment matters including union organizing campaigns, collective bargaining,...
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Roshni Kapoor Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law
Roshni concentrates her practice on defending management in all types of employment litigation. Roshni has represented employers facing single- and multi-plaintiff discrimination suits as...
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Jennifer Katz Ogletree Employment lawyer
Associate
Jennifer Katz represents and advises employers in all aspects of employment law. In addition to her experience representing employers in single-plaintiff litigation on claims of wrongful...
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Jennifer Kay Employment Lawyer Ogletree
Of Counsel
Jennifer Kay is of counsel in the Chicago office of Ogletree Deakins where she specializes in employment law. Jennifer litigates employment-related disputes in a variety of jurisdictions...
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Dean Kelley, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Attorney
Of Counsel
Exclusively representing employers in matters relating to OSHA and other health and safety laws; the full range of state and federal employment laws including relating to discrimination,...
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Matt Kelley, Ogletree Deakins Of Counsel, Labor, Employment, Indianapolis
Of Counsel
Matthew (“Matt”) Kelley received his J.D. from the Indiana University-Bloomington School of Law in 2008. While attending Indiana University-Bloomington Mr. Kelley served as the Executive...
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Kara Kelly, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Immigration Attorney
Associate
Kara practices primarily employment-based immigration, assisting businesses and individuals with obtaining nonimmigrant and immigrant visas for foreign nationals. Kara previously worked at...
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T. Scott Kelly, Defense Contracting Attorney, Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins Law firm
Shareholder
Scott Kelly provides practical solutions for federal contractors and subcontractors across the United States to comply with the ever-changing affirmative action obligations imposed by doing...
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Ashley K. Kerr, Ogletree Deakins, International Labor Related Immigration Lawyer,
Associate
Ashley Kerr grew up in Columbia and has been a lifelong resident of South Carolina. She is a 2010 graduate of Princeton University, where she majored in Political Science. She earned her...
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Monica Lacks,Litigation lawyer, Ogletree
Senior Counsel
Monica has many years of experience representing clients in all aspects of business litigation, including labor and employment and consumer finance litigation at both the trial and...
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Tina Lam Associate Birmingham Employment
Associate
Tina earned her J.D. and M.B.A. in May 2012 from Samford University, where she served as an Associate Editor and later as an Articles Editor for the American Journal of Trial Advocacy. She...
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Kristyn L. Lambert New Orleans employment discrimination, retaliation, and wage-and-hour Lawyer Ogletree Deakins
Associate
Kristyn is an associate in the firm’s New Orleans office, where she represents employers in a variety of employment law matters, including employment discrimination, retaliation, and wage-...
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Caroline Larsen, Litigation, Employment, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Shareholder
Caroline Larsen has litigated and defended clients in a wide variety of employment matters in various venues, including Arizona state court, various district courts, the Arizona Court of...
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Shareholder
Anne Larson is a Shareholder in the firm’s Chicago office.  Anne concentrates her practice on management-side labor and employment matters and defends discrimination, retaliation,...
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Whitney Larson, Ogletree Deakins, non-immigrant visas, labor certification lawyer
Associate
Ms. Larson is an immigration associate in the Raleigh office. Her practice includes all aspects of U.S. corporate immigration law, including non-immigrant visas, labor certification, and...
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Thibaud Lauxerois Labor Lawyer Ogletree Deakins Paris
Associate
Thibaud Lauxerois is an associate in the Paris office of Ogletree Deakins. He advises and litigates for French and international companies on the various aspects of labor law, on both...
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Ann H. Lee Immigration Attorney Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart Denver, CO
Of Counsel
Ann Lee is an of counsel attorney in the Denver office of Ogletree Deakins. She provides strategic counseling on employment-based non-immigrant, immigrant, and compliance matters to major...
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Kimberly Lehman, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Attorney
Associate
Kim Lehman represents management in all aspects of employment law and focuses her practice in the area of employment litigation. Ms. Lehman has experience representing management in a wide...
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Nancy Lester, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Employment Law Litigation Attorney
Of Counsel
Nancy is Of Counsel in the firm's Richmond office. She focuses her practice on employment litigation and employment counseling. Nancy has experience defending employers against...
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Katherine C. MacIlwaine, Ogletree Deakins, employment based immigration lawyer, Visa Advocacy,
Associate
Katherine joined Ogletree Deakins in December 2013.  She practices employment-based immigration law, working with U.S. and multinational companies to obtain temporary and permanent work...
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Patrick J. Maher, Ogletree Deakins, Federal Labor litigation Lawyer
Senior Counsel
Patrick Maher is senior counsel in the Dallas office of Ogletree Deakins.  He received a B.S. with highest honors from the University of Santa Clara and a J.D. with high honors from the...
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Michael K. Mahoney, Ogletree Deakins, employee benefits attorney
Associate
Mr. Mahoney is a member of the Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation group. He focuses on employment tax matters at both the federal and state levels, the review of labor and tax...
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Edward Majewski, Partner, Toronto, Employment Law, Unfair Competition and Trade Secrets, Cross-Border, Mergers and Acquisitions
Associate
Ed Majewski advises employers on a broad range of employment issues, including pre-employment and hiring issues, employment contracts, workplace policies, non-competition and non-...
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Mark N. Mallery Labor and Employment Attorney Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart New Orleans, LA
Shareholder
Mark Mallery is the Founding Shareholder of the firm’s office in New Orleans, where he has practiced labor and employment law for over thirty years. A problem-solver for employers, Mark has...
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Andrew J. Maloney Associate  Indianapolis Employment Law, Litigation
Associate
Andrew’s expertise includes assisting and defending employers against allegations of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage-and-hour violations under state and federal law.  He...
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Rachel Reingold Mandel, Ogletree Deakins, Boston, Stamford, employment litigation, labor, employee, drug testing
Shareholder
Ms. Mandel is a shareholder in the Boston office. She focuses her practice on employment litigation, and represents employers in a broad range of employment matters before state and federal...
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Norma Manjarrez, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Employment Law Litigation Attorney
Associate
Ms. Manjarrez is an attorney in the Chicago office of Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C., where she assists management in a variety of labor and employment matters. Prior to...
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Melissa Manna, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Raleigh, Immigration Practice Group Writer
Immigration Practice Group Writer
Melissa Manna is an Immigration Practice Group Writer. Her primary focus is writing and editing legal articles relating to immigration for the firm’s online and print publications, websites...
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Miguel Manna
Of Counsel
Miguel works closely with both large multinational corporations and individuals to strategize the most successful pathways to accomplish their immigration goals.  In so doing, he balances...
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Michael Nacchio Employment Attorney
Associate
Michael represents management in employment-related disputes before state and federal courts and administrative agencies in both New Jersey and New York. He has defended large and small...
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Nader, Ogletree, Sacramento
Shareholder
Michael Nader is a shareholder in the firm’s Sacramento office.  A highly skilled litigator, advisor, counselor, and trainer, Mr. Nader represents employers in employment-related litigation...
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Tibor Nagy, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Attorney
Office Managing Shareholder
With decades of in-depth labor and employment law experience representing a wide range of employers, including the aerospace, healthcare, hospitality, retail, transportation, manufacturing...
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S. Michael Nail Employment Litigation Attorney Ogletree Deakins Greenville, SC
Associate
Michael embraces challenges and enjoys assisting clients navigate unique legal issues. Michael represents employers in a variety of labor & employment litigation, including suits under...
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Shareholder
Sean Nalty is a member of Ogletree Deakins’ Life, Health, Disability, ERISA and Employee Benefits practice. For more than 25 years, Sean has defended against claims of bad faith, and...
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Leigh Nason, Federal Contractors, OFCCP, Ogletree Deakins, Shareholder, Attorney
Shareholder
Leigh Nason is a shareholder in the Columbia, South Carolina office of Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak and Stewart, P.C., and chairs the firm’s Affirmative Action/OFCCP Compliance Practice...
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Of Counsel
Christopher (“Chris”) Near works closely with employers to provide advice and representation on employment-related issues that may arise under state or federal statute, regulation, or...
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Diana Nehro, Employment Attorney, Global, Ogletree Deakins Law FIrm
Shareholder
Ms. Nehro is the Deputy to the Chair of the International Practice Group of Ogletree Deakins and is based in the firm’s Boston office. Ms. Nehro assists clients in efficiently and...
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Jennifer Nelson, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Litigation Attorney
Shareholder
Jennifer A. Nelson represents public and private employers in all aspects of employment law, including several class action claims, involving: discrimination; harassment; wrongful...
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Associate
Kyle is an advisor and employment litigator in Ogletree Deakins' Seattle office. He represents employers in state and federal courts, as well as before administrative agencies. Kyle has...
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Mary O. O'Neill Ogletree Deakins Counsel Litigation Employment
Counsel
Since joining the firm in 2017, Mary has successfully defended numerous discrimination claims brought in federal court as well as before administrative agencies under Title VII of the Civil...
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Jillian O'Brien Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Of Counsel
Jill O'Brien focuses on defense of ERISA claims and employment cases. She has extensive experience litigating complex and high-stakes civil matters. She has litigated numerous Ninth Circuit...
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Kyle O'Brien, Attorney, Ogletree Deakins
Associate
Kyle O'Brien is an associate in the firm’s Kansas City office. Previously, Kyle clerked for four federal judges (two district & two magistrate) in the United States District Court for...
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Daniel O'Meara, Shareholder
Shareholder
Daniel O’Meara is a Shareholder in the Philadelphia office of Ogletree Deakins. Dan has been a practicing attorney for nearly 30 years, with extensive experience in employment litigation,...
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Danielle Ochs, Ogletree Deakins, Employer Defense Lawyer, arbitration proceedings Attorney
Shareholder
Ms. Ochs works in the San Francisco office of Ogletree Deakins, where she is a Shareholder. She has nearly 20 years of experience as a civil litigator, with an emphasis on the defense of...
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Kimberley Odum, Partner Boston, Employment Litigation & Data Privacy
Partner
Kimberley K. Odums is an associate in the Boston office where she focuses her practice on employment litigation and counseling, and Data Privacy work.  In litigation, she defends clients in...
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Ogletree, Lauren Oldham, employment lawyer
Associate
Lauren Oldham represents employers in all areas of labor and employment litigation, and has regularly assisted employers in investigating and responding to charges of harassment,...
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Vanessa Olivar Immigration Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Immigration Attorney
Vanessa’s practice includes a full range of business immigration matters in a variety of industries, including information technology, biotechnology, life sciences, manufacturing, and...
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Sean J. Oliveira Employment Law Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart St. Louis, MO
Associate
Sean Oliveira is an associate in the St. Louis office of Ogletree Deakins. He joins the firm with nearly fifteen years of experience as a federal investigator with the EEOC.  During his...
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Christopher W. Olmsted, Ogletree Deakins, Employment Law Compliance Attorney, Retaliation Claims Lawyer,
Shareholder
Christopher Olmsted is a shareholder in the firm's San Diego office. Mr. Olmsted helps businesses avoid employment-related legal claims by providing California employment law compliance...
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Anna L. Padgett, Associate,San Francisco, Employment Law, Litigation
Associate
Anna is an associate in the San Francisco office of Ogletree Deakins. She has experience defending employers through all stages of litigation, as well as significant experience in...
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Caroline Page Immigration Lawyer Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Associate
Caroline Page joined the firm as an associate in January 2020, where she practices in the area of business immigration law.  She is a 2013 graduate of the University of South Carolina,...
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Sean Paisan, Ogletree Deakins, Litigation Attorney
Of Counsel
Sean Paisan is a trial attorney that specializes in helping employers through comprehensive and thoughtful representation. His diverse background in business, commercial, employment,...
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Jared Palmer, Class Action Defense, employment disputes, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Associate
Jared Palmer’s practice focuses on counseling and defending public and private companies in class action and single plaintiff employment disputes before administrative agencies and in state...
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Adam Pankratz, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Litigation Attorney
Shareholder
Mr. Pankratz represents corporations and management in a myriad of employment-related and complex commercial matters, including litigation involving discrimination, retaliation, harassment...
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Casey McCluskey Parker, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Nashville, Labor and Employment Law Attorney
Associate
Casey McCluskey Parker is an Associate in the Nashville office of Ogletree Deakins, where she represents employers and management in wide variety of employment matters. Casey uses her...
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Walter Parker, Employment Attorney, Ogletree Deakins Law FIrm
Associate
Walter’s legal practice focuses on employee benefits and executive compensation. He assists employers with a variety of health and welfare benefits plan issues, including plan...
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Shareholder
For 20 years, Jay has advised companies on a variety of workplace issues including preparing and enforcing non-competition agreements, dealing with complex employee leave issues, defending...
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James, Jim, Paul, Litigator, EEOC, NLRB, DOJ, OSHA, Ogletree Deakins
Shareholder
Jim has extensive experience in handling labor and employment law litigation in federal and state courts, and before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the National Labor...
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Thomas R. Paxton, Employment lawyer, Ogletree
Of Counsel
Since 1984, Mr. Paxton has tried over thirty cases involving most aspects of employment including age, sex and race discrimination; medical leave and whistleblowers for employers, insurers...
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Amanda Quan Employment Attorney
Associate
Amanda joined Ogletree Deakins’ Cleveland, Ohio office in September 2013.  Amanda represents employers in all types of employment litigation in both federal and state courts, in labor and...
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Hanna Raanan, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Wage Class Action Litigation Attorney
Associate
Ms. Raanan represents clients in complex wage and hour litigation, involving claims for employee misclassification, rounding violations, regular rate of pay issues, meal/rest period...
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Brian Radoff, Employment Litigator, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Shareholder
Brian has been practicing labor and employment law since 2000.  His practice focuses on employment litigation arising under Title VII, Americans with Disabilities Act, Age Discrimination in...
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Associate
Ms. Rahimi’s experience includes extensive motion practice, representation at settlement conferences and issuing and responding to oral and written discovery.  In addition to courtroom...
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Ellen Rains, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, New Orleans, Labor and Employment Law Attorney
Associate
Ellen’s practice focuses on representing employers in a variety of employment law matters. A skilled litigator, Ellen devotes a substantial amount of her practice to employment litigation....
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David Raizman, Disability RIghts Practice, Attorney, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Shareholder
David Raizman is nationally known for his disability rights practice, specifically for his work under Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act. In 2012, he was recognized by the Los...
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Anna B. Rao Labor & Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm Boston
Associate
Anna joined the Boston office of Ogletree Deakins as an associate in 2020. She represents employers in all aspects of federal and state employment litigation, as well as before...
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Michael D. Ray Labor and Employment Attorney Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart Charlotte, NC
Shareholder
Michael (“Mike”) Ray represents and counsels employers on the full spectrum of labor and employment matters. Mike regularly litigates class and collective actions under federal and state...
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Madeline Rea, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Atlanta
Marketing Counsel
As Marketing Counsel, Madeline is a member of Ogletree Deakins’ Client Services department and is involved in the firm’s Request for Proposal (RFP) process.  In addition, she works with...
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Rabia Z. Reed Associate  Sacramento Employment Law
Associate
Rabia is a passionate employment law associate in the Sacramento office of Ogletree Deakins.  Her practice is focused on employment litigation, with a particular focus on wage and hour...
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Catherine Reesse, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Indianapolis, Labor and Employment Law Attorney
Shareholder
Ms. Reese concentrates her practice in employee benefits.  She works with employers to design, establish and administer qualified retirement plans (defined contribution, defined benefit,...
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Lowell Sachs, Practice Support Manager, Client Services, Ogletree Deakins
Practice Support Manager
Mr. Sachs is a Practice Support Manager with the firm’s Client Services department. In this role he works with attorneys across the firm and with other client services professionals to...
919-787-9700
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Valerie Salcido Immigration Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm Austin
Valerie Salcido is an Immigration associate in the Austin office of Ogletree Deakins. She has experience providing strategic counsel to corporate clients on employment-based matters,...
512-767-1079
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Dana B. Salmonson Labor & Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm Las Vegas
Associate
Dana Salmonson focuses her practice on defending employers against current and former employees in all aspects of employment litigation. She has extensive experience representing her...
702-369-6808
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Richard L. Samson, OgletreeDeakins, attorney
Shareholder
Mr. Samson has represented management in all aspects of labor and employment law for over 27 years with a particular emphasis on traditional labor law. He has also litigated cases before...
312-558-1229
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Laura G. Sandman Employment Law Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart Dallas, TX
Associate
Laura Grubb Sandman is an associate in the firm’s Dallas office, where she advises and represents companies in a broad range of labor and employment matters including wage and hour...
214-987-3800
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Stefano Sandoval, labor, employment attorney, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Associate
Stefano Sandoval Malori joined Ogletree Deakins in January 2016. Prior to that, Stefano joined a small local law firm as Partner of the Labor, Employment and Social Security Practice Group...
(+52)55-9171-1510
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Robert O. Sands, Employment Attorney, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Atlanta, Georgia
Shareholder
Robert Sands has spent his entire career at Ogletree representing the interests of management in all aspects of labor and employment law.  Robert served for nearly a decade as the managing...
404-870-1707
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Sara G. Sanfilippo Lawyer Ogletree Deakins Tampa Labor Employment
Associate
Sara focuses her practice on defending labor and employment law matters involving wage and hour claims, discrimination, harassment and wrongful discharge in state and federal courts and...
18132217449
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Jennifer Santa Maria Labor Employment Lawyer
Shareholder
Jennifer Santa Maria is a Shareholder in the San Diego office. Ms. Santa Maria represents employers of all sizes in all aspects of labor and employment law, including employment litigation...
858-652-3047
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Arthur Sapper, Administrative and Regulatory Attorney, Ogletree Deakins, Law Firm
Of Counsel
Arthur G. Sapper is Senior Counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of Ogletree Deakins, where he practices administrative and regulatory law. Art focuses his practice on all areas of...
202-263-0270
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Caroline Tang, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Immigration Law Attorney
Shareholder
Caroline Tang practices in the Austin office of Ogletree Deakins. She has spent her entire career representing multinational corporations sponsoring foreign national employees, with a focus...
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Andrew E. Tanick, Ogletree Deakins, severance negotiations lawyer, employment policies attorney
Shareholder
Andy Tanick has over 25 years of experience defending employment claims and helping employers develop effective policies and avoid litigation. He advises businesses of all sizes on issues...
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Corey Tanner, Employment Attorney, Austin, Texas, Ogletree Deakins
Associate
Corey represents employers of all sizes in state and federal court litigation and administrative proceedings. She routinely provides counsel regarding employment discrimination claims,...
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Justin T. Tarka, Employment Matters Attorney, Ogletree Deakins, Law Firm
Associate
Justin Tarka is an associate in the London office of Ogletree Deakins. He advises clients across a range of sectors on a variety of contentious and non-contentious employment law matters....
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Lisa M. Taylor Associate Raleigh Immigration
Associate
Lisa Taylor is an associate in the Raleigh office of Ogletree Deakins. Prior to joining the firm, Lisa served as a federal law clerk to the Honorable Robert B. Jones, Jr. of the United...
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Bradley W. Tharpe Associate Employment Law
Associate
Brad Tharpe is a native St. Louisan raised in University City. Brad earned his bachelor’s degree at Marquette University, then chose to serve in the Alumni Service Corps, a service teaching...
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Christopher L. Thomas, Immigration Law Attorney, Ogletree Deakins, Law firm
Shareholder
Mr. Thomas practices exclusively in the area of immigration law.  He represents companies throughout the world in developing global mobility policies, securing necessary work visas and...
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Christopher Thomas, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Columbia, Labor and Employment Litigation Attorney
Associate
Chris Thomas joined the firm's Columbia, South Carolina, office in 2013. He has represented management in litigation involving a range of employment-related claims, including Title VII, the...
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Allen Thomas, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Raleigh, Labor and Employment Litigation Attorney
Associate
Allen is an associate in the firm’s Raleigh, North Carolina office.  His practice primarily focuses on representing management in labor and employment law litigation.  A large portion of...
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Michael Thomas, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Employment Law Attorney
Associate
Michael’s practice focuses on representation of employers in wage and hour class actions and PAGA claims. Michael also advises and defends employers on all aspects of labor and employment...
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Alix Udelson, Employment Attorney, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Associate
Alix is an Associate in the Houston office. She represents and counsels employers in a variety of employment matters. Prior to joining Ogletree Deakins, Alix served as in-house counsel for...
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Hal D. Ungar, Ogletree Deakins, personal injury attorney, insurance law
Associate
Hal D. Ungar brings eight years of practical experience to his diverse practice, which includes the fields of labor and employment, construction, admiralty, personal injury and insurance...
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Evan Van Gorder, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Employment Litigation Attorney
Associate
L. Evan Van Gorder represents corporations in employment-related and complex commercial matters, including litigation involving discrimination, wage and hour, wrongful discharge and other...
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Danielle Vanderzanden, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor Law and Privacy Attorney
Shareholder
Ms. Vanderzanden is a Shareholder in the Boston office and Co-Chair of the firm’s Data Privacy practice group.  She specializes in the areas of privacy, restrictive covenant, wage and hour...
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Thomas Vasiljevich, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor Law Attorney
Shareholder
Thomas Vasiljevich is a shareholder in the firm’s Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation practice group and has nearly 30 years of experience representing and advising clients on a...
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Timothy Verrall, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Data Privacy and Employment Law Attorney
Shareholder
Timothy G. Verrall is a shareholder in the Houston office of Ogletree Deakins where he advises a diverse range of clients on a wide variety of employee benefit plan issues arising under...
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Associate
Melina has extensive experience in a broad range of immigration law, with a focus on employment-based immigrant and nonimmigrant visa petitions. Melina’s practice includes partnering with...
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Victoria L. Vish Associate Dallas Employment Law, Leaves of Absence/Reasonable Accommodation
Associate
Victoria has experience in federal and state courts on a diverse range of matters, including insurance claims, commercial disputes, and employment litigation. Victoria represents employers...
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Robert R. Vorhees Employment Litigation Attorney Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart Orange County, CA
Associate
Robert Vorhees is an associate in the Orange County office of Ogletree Deakins. His practice focuses on employment litigation as well as advice and counseling. Mr. Vorhees has experience in...
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Karen Vossler, Ogletree Deakins, Employment Law and Litigation Attorney
Of Counsel
Karen Vossler represents domestic and global employers in a variety of industries across the spectrum of employment and traditional labor law matters.  Drawing from a wealth of both in-...
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Christina Wabiszewski, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Milwaukee, Labor and Employment Law Attorney
Associate
Christina is an associate attorney at Ogletree Deakins.  Prior to joining the firm, Christina served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Rebecca G. Bradley at the Wisconsin Supreme...
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David Wagner Immigration Attorney Ogletree
Counsel
David “Dave” Wagner is a counsel attorney in the Denver office of Ogletree Deakins. Dave focuses his practice on business immigration and represents clients in a wide-range of immigrant and...
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Candace S. Walker, Ogletree Deakins, Corporation Counsel, Labor Employment Matters Lawyer
Of Counsel
Ms. Walker began her career as a lawyer as a law clerk to the Hon. V. Sue Shields, Indiana Court of Appeals. Before joining Ogletree Deakins in 2000, she was an Assistant Corporation...
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Abigail S. Wallach Associate Employment Law, Litigation
Associate
Abbey Wallach represents employers of all sizes on all matters impacting their employees under federal and state law, including compliance with Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the...
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Ryan Warden Employment Attorney Employment Law, Litigation, Wage and Hour, Class Action, Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution
Shareholder
When companies are threatened by employment-related claims, they turn to Ryan T. Warden. Clients trust Ryan to develop effective strategies to pursue the best course for each case, all...
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David L. Warren Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins Birmingham
Shareholder
Since 1993, Mr. Warren has represented employers in the employment and labor law field, with an emphasis on litigation prevention counseling and employment litigation defense. Mr. Warren...
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Liz Washko Equity Pay Lawyer Ogletree
Shareholder
Liz Washko is a Shareholder in the Nashville office and the co-chair of the firm’s Pay Equity practice group. Ms. Washko represents management in a wide variety of employment matters both...
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Of Counsel
Suzanne Watson partners with employers of all sizes on a full range of labor and employment issues. Suzanne is an experienced and strategic litigator and devotes a substantial amount of her...
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Keith Watts, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Orange County, Labor and Employment Law Attorney
Shareholder
Keith Watts is a founding shareholder of the firm's Orange County office.  Keith practices exclusively labor and employment law and has handled a wide variety of matters, including sexual...
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Associate
Valerie L. Weiss represents and advises management from a wide-range of industries, including hospitality, manufacturing, pharmaceutical and non-profit agencies, among others, in connection...
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Jennnifer Yanni Labor & Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins Law Firm
Associate
Jennifer Yanni has spent the entirety of her legal career litigating labor and employment issues. She began her practice representing plaintiffs against national corporations and second-...
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Margaret K. Young Labor and Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins
Associate
Maggie Young is an associate in the Kansas City office of Ogletree Deakins. Maggie grew up in the Kansas City area and attended the University of Kansas where she obtained bachelor’s...
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Margaret K. Young Labor and Employment Attorney Ogletree Deakins
Associate
Maggie Young is an associate in the Kansas City office of Ogletree Deakins. Maggie grew up in the Kansas City area and attended the University of Kansas where she obtained bachelor’s...
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Marc Zaken, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment Attorney
Office Managing Shareholder
Marc Zaken is the Managing Shareholder of the Stamford office of Ogletree Deakins. For over 30 years, Marc has exclusively represented management clients in labor and employment law matters...
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Of Counsel
Joshua Zugish is Of Counsel for the Birmingham office of Ogletree Deakins. He is a former Senior Associate Legal Counsel with the Colorado State University System, where he provided counsel...
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Kevin D. Zwetsch, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Labor and Employment, Litigation Law Attorney, Tampa
Shareholder
Mr. Zwetsch is a litigator, counselor, and business advisor.  He combines a diverse background in employment law and human resource management to defend and counsel employers facing...
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David Zwisler, Ogletree Deakins Law Firm, Employment Attorney
Of Counsel
David Zwisler is a trusted senior leader, legal advisor, and strategist with an 18-year history of navigating the complexities of compliance and developing practical solutions. Mr. Zwisler...
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