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James S. Weliky

James S. Weliky

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Wrongful Termination, Discrimination, Sexual Harassment

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Sexual Harassment: 25%
  2. Discrimination: 25%
  3. Wrongful Termination: 25%
  4. Employment & Labor: 25%

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Contact Info

50 Congress Street
Suite 1000
Boston, MA, 02109




Professional Misconduct

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
RecognizedMassachusetts Super Lawyers2009
RecognizedMassachusetts Super Lawyers2008
RecognizedMassachusetts Super Lawyers2007
RecognizedMassachusetts Super Lawyers2006
Rising StarMassachusetts Super Lawyers2005
Up and ComingMassachusetts Lawyers Weekly2001
AV RatingMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerMessing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C.2001 - Present
AssociateMessing & Rudavsky, P.C.1995 - 2001


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Boston Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law SectionCommittee Member2004 - 2008
Massachusetts Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section CouncilChair2002 - 2003
Massachusetts Bar Association Labor and Employment Section CouncilVice-Chair2001 - 2002
Massachusetts Bar Association Labor and Employment Section CouncilMember2001 - 2003
Massachusetts Bar Association Employee Rights and Responsibilities Practice GroupChair2000 - 2001
Massachusetts Employment Lawyers Association, Amicus Committee, Executive Committee memberChair2000 - 2007
Massachusetts Bar Association Employee Rights and Responsibilities Practice GroupVice-Chair1999 - 2000
Massachusetts Bar Association Employee Rights and Responsibilities Practice GroupMember1995 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
Massachusetts Employment Law, Massachusetts Continuing Legal EducationChapter on “Gender Discrimination”2010
National Organization of Attorneys for Education Associations, Annual Conference Materials“Contacting Employees of an Adverse Corporate Party: A Plaintiff’s Attorney’s View (2007 Update)”2008
ReedLogic Video Leadership Seminar“Plaintiff Employment Litigation Strategies”2007
Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Drafting Employment Documents in Massachusetts“Drafting Severance Documents: A Plaintiff’s Attorney’s Perspective”2007


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northeastern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Oberlin CollegeGovernment and International AffairsBA - Bachelor of Arts1984

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education“Employment Law for Business Lawyers and In-House Counsel”2010
Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education“What Every Lawyer Needs to Know About Employment Law”2010
Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education“Mock Trial of an MCAD Disability Discrimination Case”2010
Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education“Practical Tips for Negotiating and Settling Employment Cases”2008