I have handled employment law matters since 1997 including 3 years as an EEOC Trial... more
I have handled employment law matters since 1997 including 3 years as an EEOC Trial Attorney. Although the majority of my practice is focused on employee side representation, I do represent, advise and counsel small to medium sized local businesses. I also represent NC state employees in proceedings before the OAH, EEOC and various courts. I served for 4 years on the Corporate Board of Director... view profile
I grew up in Greensboro, North Carolina and am an active member of the city’s... more
I grew up in Greensboro, North Carolina and am an active member of the city’s community. Prior to law school, I volunteered at the Natural Science Center, coached youth swimming, and helped build homes with Habitat for Humanity in Greensboro. Since law school, I have used my education and love of the area to give back as I can, volunteering time with various locally-organized events geared tow... view profile
My passion for employment law is the result of summers spent working various jobs... more
My passion for employment law is the result of summers spent working various jobs from Shipping Clerk, to Website Manager, to Bookseller. Those experiences introduced me to the wide variety of issues that inevitably arise at any work place. Tired of asking, “Can my boss do this?” I wanted answers, and I wanted to help others find them as well. A proud Kentucky native, I attended the Univers... view profile
A wrongful termination lawyer can help if your employer fires you for an unfair reason. Wrongful termination occurs when your employer breaks an employment agreement with you, violates an employment or anti-discrimination law, or fires you in retaliation for whistle-blowing or for filing a sexual harassment or workers' compensation claim. If you think you were wrongly fired, talk with a wrongful termination lawyer to see if the circumstances of your firing justify a claim.