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Kayla Cheynelle Massey

Employment and labor Attorney at Arlington, VA

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also known as Kaya Massey

  • State Years
    Virginia - VA 2 years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 5 years
  • Licensed for 2 years
    State VA
    Acquired 2021
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 5 years
    State DC
    Acquired 2019
    Status
    Good Standing No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Kayla

Learn Kayla’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Employment and labor
    50%
    Kaya specializes in employment law, where she represents employees in litigation in Virginia and DC as well as those exhausting federal administrative remedies through the MSPB and EEOC processes.

    5 years

  2. Civil rights
    20%
    Kaya represents employees bringing cases of discrimination on the basis of their protected characteristics. Federal law prohibits discrimination on the basis of an employee's race, color, national origin, religion, disability, sex and/or age.

    5 years

  3. Discrimination
    10%
    Kaya represents employees bringing cases of discrimination on the basis of their protected characteristics. Federal law prohibits discrimination on the basis of an employee's race, color, national origin, religion, disability, sex and/or age.

    5 years

  4. Sexual harassment
    10%
    Kaya represents employees who have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace and works with their employers to negotiate a resolution to their claims.

    5 years

  5. Wrongful termination
    10%
    Kaya represents employees bringing claims of wrongful termination against their employers. For private-sector employees, she negotiates mutually-agreeable severance packages; she also represents federal employees before the MSPB.

    5 years

Kaya Massey is an associate attorney in Tully Rinckey’s federal employment practice in Washington, D.C. Prior to joining Tully Rinckey, Kaya worked for a boutique employment firm in D.C. specializing in both public and private sector employment law. Kaya earned her bachelor’s degree from Duke University, her J.D. from Tulane University Law School, and her L.LM from American University Washington College of Law. She is currently admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and Virginia. Kaya is a member of the D.C. Bar Communities’ Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Initiative, as well as a member of the Women’s Bar Association of the District of Columbia.

Location

Kayla Cheynelle Massey
3457 S Stafford St
Arlington, VA, 22206-1917

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Resume

AVVO RATING 7.1 (Very Good)

Education

  • American University Washington College of Law
  • LL.M - Master of Laws
  • 2020
  • Tulane University Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2018
  • Duke University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2014

Associations

  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Member, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee
  • 2021 - Present

Attorney endorsements

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Given (6)
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Employment and labor Attorney | Aug 18
Relationship: Co-worker
"I worked with Kaya for a little under a year and I was consistently impressed with her dedication and work ethic. Kaya works tirelessly each day to achieve the best results for her clients. I would love to work with her again."
Employment and labor Attorney | Jun 23
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Ms. Massey is an exceptionally dedicated attorney with a brilliant legal mind. Her writing skills are unparalleled, and she consistently goes above and beyond to get clients top results."
Employment and labor Attorney | Dec 07
Relationship: Co-worker
"Dedicated and professional attorney who cares about her client's interests. I endorse this attorney."
Unknown Attorney | Dec 06
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer. Kaya is a hard working and dedicated attorney. She cares about her clients and is passionate about her work."
Employment and labor Attorney | Dec 03
Relationship: Supervised lawyer
"Exceptional warrior in the defense of her clients; amazing client communications skills and a marvelous addition to the TR Team !"
Employment and labor Attorney | Nov 11
Relationship: Co-worker
"Kaya recently joined our firm and has been a welcome addition to the team! She is hard working, attentive and proactive. Without reservation, I endorse this lawyer."
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