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Shannon Brown Schmoyer

Shannon Brown Schmoyer

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor

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About Me

Ms. Schmoyer's labor and employment practice focuses on the representation of employers in:


 



  • Employment litigation, including class actions, and labor arbitration

  • Counseling employers on all aspects of labor and employment law

  • Advising management on strategic and complex employment decisions

  • Conducting training programs for managers and supervisors on various employment related topics


 


Ms. Schmoyer has over 20 years of trial experience in both state and federal court. Her extensive experience includes litigating claims brought under the:


 



  • Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

  • Americans with Disabilities Act

  • Age Discrimination in Employment Act

  • Family and Medical Leave Act

  • Fair Labor Standards Act

  • Employee Retirement Income Security Act

  • Various state workers’ compensation acts


 


In addition, she has arbitrated numerous unfair labor practice claims under the National Labor Relations Act and has guided employers through union negotiations and corporate campaigns. Ms. Schmoyer is also an experienced appellate lawyer, representing employers in various state and federal courts of appeals.


 


Shannon B. Schmoyer is board certified in labor and employment law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Schmoyer Reinhard LLP is certified by the WBENC as a woman-owned business.


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Employment & Labor: 100%

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Contact Info

Schmoyer Reinhard LLP

17806 IH 10 West
Suite 400
San Antonio, TX, 78257

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199105/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 50 Women Lawyers in TexasSuper Lawyers2014
Top 50 Lawyers in the Central and West Texas regionSuper Lawyers2014
Top 50 Lawyers in the Central and West Texas regionSuper Lawyers2013
Top 50 Women Lawyers in TexasSuper Lawyers2013
Best Lawyer 2012 - 2015Best Lawyers in America2012
Outstanding Lawyer for Labor and Employment Law in San AntonioSan Antonio Business Journal2010
Top 50 Women Lawyers in TexasSuper Lawyers2009
Top 50 Lawyers in the Central and West Texas regionSuperLawyers2009
Top 50 Lawyers in the Central and West Texas regionSuper Lawyer2008
Top 50 Women Lawyers in TexasSuper Lawyer2008
Best Lawyer 2006 - 2015Scene in SA Magazine2006
Texas Super Lawyer 2003 - 2014Super Lawyer2003

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
19th Annual University of Texas Labor and Employment Law ConferenceChair2012 - Present
State Bar of Texas Labor and Employment Law SectionExecutive Council Member2010 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Texas Bar FoundationFellow2009 - Present
Family Service AssociationPast Member of Board of Directors2008 - Present
Bexar County Women's Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
San Antonio Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
University of Texas School of Law 22nd Annual Labor and Employment Law ConferenceDOMA and Emerging LGBT Issues in the Workplace2015
State Bar of Texas 21st Annual Advanced Labor Employment Law CourseThe NLRB and Employee Handbooks: What Every Employer Should Know2013

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Harvard University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of OklahomaN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1987

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
The University of Texas School of Law 22nd Annual Labor and Employment Law ConferenceEmerging LGBT Issues in the Workplace2015
State Bar of Texas Labor and Employment Law Section’s 25th Annual Labor and Employment Law InstituteEmerging LGBT Issues in the Workplace2014
Schmoyer Reinhard LLP Breakfast BriefingUnderstanding and Avoiding Retaliation Claims in the Workplace2014
SAHRMA Employment Law ConferenceDOMA and Emerging LGBT Issues in the Workplace2014
ACC LuncheonLabor Pains: The NLRB is Not Just for Union Employers Anymore2013