Notable Employment Law Engagements

  • Successfully defended multiple institutional clients against claims of discrimination, sexual harassment and alleged violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act, including cases brought as national class actions.
  • Represented company and employees in ERISA, fraud, conversion and contract claims against ex-president arising out of the sale of the largest dairy in northern Florida, and theft by the ex-president of pension funds.
  • Prosecuted numerous Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) claims against national securities brokerage firms that failed to pay overtime to sales assistants.
  • Successfully defended institutional clients against numerous employment related claims including FLSA, Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), and Age Discrimination in Employment Act claims, including cases brought as national class actions.
  • Represented nationally known gaming operation in connection with claims of former officers and settlement.
  • Counseled clients in handling employment related issues, including FMLA, FLSA, and potential discrimination claims.
  • Preparation of employment manuals and employment agreements on behalf of institutional clients.
  • Negotiation of high level executive compensation packages.
  • Represented employers’ executive employees in numerous cases involving enforcement of non-competition agreements, theft and trade secrets.