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Terese Marie Connolly

Employment and labor Attorney at Chicago, IL

5.0   1 review
  • Licensed for 19 years
    State IL
    Acquired 2004
    Status
    Active and Authorized to Practice Law No misconduct found

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About Terese

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    Ms. Connolly has over a decade of experience focused exclusively in the area of domestic and international labor and employment. Ms. Connolly regularly assists clients and manages international counsel in providing advice and counseling on domestic and cross border transaction issues involved in mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, outsourcing, and privacy transactions, as w

    19 years

Location

Culhane Meadows
30 S. Wacker
Chicago, IL, 60610

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Posted by SB | December 8, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Highly Recommend Terese Connolly
My company hired Terese to provide advice on employment issues related to an acquisition. She is highly knowledgeable in the area of international and domestic labor and employment. She is an enormous asset to businesses wishing to expand globally or simply in need of day to day advice. I highly recommend Terese.

Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 350-450 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 9.4 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Culhane Meadowns PLLC
  • 2016 - Present
  • Associate
  • Sheppard Mullin Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton, LLP
  • 2013 - 2016
  • Associate
  • Baker & McKenzie, LLP
  • 2008 - 2013
  • Associate
  • Littler Mendelson
  • 2004 - 2008
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Education

  • Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of Technology
  • JD - Juris Doctor with honors
  • 2004

Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • Commission on Women Liaison
  • 2004 - Present
  • Lyric Opera Guild Board
  • Board Member
  • 2014 - 2015
  • Luna Negra
  • Board Member
  • 2013 - 2014
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Board Member Alliance for Women
  • 2012 - 2015
  • Girl Scouts
  • Council of 100 Member
  • 2012 - 2014
  • CARPLS Legal Aid
  • Associate Board Member
  • 2005 - 2010
  • Chicago Constitutional Rights Foundation / Lawyers in the Classroom
  • Volunteer Attorney
  • 2004 - 2014
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Disability Law Award
  • Chicago Kent College of Law
  • 2004
  • CALI Privacy Rights in Employment Law Award
  • Chicago Kent College of Law
  • 2004

Publications

  • LexisNexis
  • Lexis Practice Advisor Outsourcing module
  • 2016
  • Illinois Business Leader, Illinois Chamber of Commerce
  • New for 2015 Illinois Laws: What Employers Should Know
  • 2015
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Cloud Computing Legal Deskbook
  • 2015
  • ABA publication
  • FLSA Midwinter Meeting Report - Chapter Editor
  • 2015
  • Japanese Chamber of Commerce & Industry Chicago
  • Records and Information Management Programs
  • 2014
  • Japanese Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Chicago
  • Mexican Federal Labor Law Reform: What Companies Doing Business in Mexico Need to Know
  • 2013
  • Bloomberg BNA
  • The Amended Mexican Federal Labor Law: Five Changes Employer Should Consider Now
  • 2013
  • Japanese Chamber of Commerce & Industry Chicago
  • Social Media and The Workplace
  • 2012
  • American Chamber of Commerce
  • The Human Resources Compliance Manual: An Employment Law Guide for Employers in the United States
  • 2012
  • American Chamber of Commerce
  • The Human Resources Compliance Manual: An Employment Law Guide for Employers in the United States
  • 2012
  • Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
  • International Labour and Employment Compliance Handbook
  • 2012
  • ABA publication
  • Midwinter Meeting Report of the Fair Labor Standards Act Subcommittee to the ABA Committee on Federal Labor Standards Legislation
  • 2012
  • American Chamber of Commerce
  • Employment and Labour Laws and Regulation in the United States – A New Era of Government Enforcement and Employer Compliance: Workplace Harassment and Pre-employment Testing chapters
  • 2011
  • ABA publication
  • Midwinter Meeting Report of the Fair Labor Standards Act Subcommittee to the ABA Committee on Federal Labor Standards Legislation
  • 2011
  • American Chamber of Commerce
  • ABA Section of Labor and Employment Age Discrimination in Employment Law 2011 Cumulative Supplement,
  • 2011
  • ABA publication
  • Midwinter Meeting Report of the Fair Labor Standards Act Subcommittee to the ABA Committee on Federal Labor Standards Legislation
  • 2010
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Legal Guide for Brazilian Companies Doing Business in the U.S.
  • 2010
  • he Global Employer
  • The ADA Amendments Act of 2008,
  • 2009
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Speaking Engagements

  • CBA Disability Committee
  • Accommodations and Mental Illnesses in the Workplace
  • 2016
  • CBA Business Committee
  • Reviewing and Drafting an Effective Employee Handbook
  • 2015
  • Illinois Small Business Conference
  • Best Practices for Workplace Records Retention/Destruction,
  • 2014
  • Global Trends in the Workplace
  • Global Trends in the Workplace
  • 2014
  • Employment and Immigration Compliance Issues for International Corporations in the United States
  • Employment and Immigration Compliance Issues for International Corporations in the United States
  • 2014
  • Sheppard Mullin
  • International Employment Law Basics,
  • 2013
  • Live Webcast
  • Hiring and Firing a Global Workforce: What Keeps Every Employer Up at Night?
  • 2013
  • International Background Checks in the Global Workplace
  • International Background Checks in the Global Workplace
  • 2013
  • Illinois Small Business Conference
  • Records Retention – Creating, Maintaining & Deleting Your Company’s Business and Personnel Records,
  • 2013
  • Breakfast Briefings
  • Four More Years: Are you ready for President Obama’s second term?
  • 2013
  • Breakfast Briefings
  • The Amended Mexican Federal Labor Law: Changes Employers Should Consider Now,
  • 2013
  • Japan In-House Counsel Network
  • Social Media: Risks and Rewards
  • 2012
  • Foreign Women Lawyers’ Association Conference
  • Social Media and the Workplace: Employer Challenges with Networking Sites and Privacy
  • 2012
  • Breakfast Briefings
  • Domestic and International Do’s and Don’ts of Employment Agreements and Offer Letters
  • 2012
  • Breakfast Briefings
  • Cross Border Mergers and Acquisitions,
  • 2012
  • Breakfast Briefings
  • Global Transactions: Avoiding HR Nightmares in Cross-Border Transactions
  • 2012
  • Breakfast Briefings
  • Do’s and Don’ts of Hiring in the U.S.
  • 2012
  • Breakfast Briefings
  • Year in Review for U.S. Employers
  • 2012
  • Breakfast Briefing
  • The Hiring Process: What Every Employer Needs to Know
  • 2011
  • Breakfast Briefing
  • Doing Business Globally: Labor and Employment Issues in Cross-Border M&A Transactions
  • 2011
  • Health Care Reform and Other New Realities Facing Healthcare Industry Employers seminar
  • Effectively Managing Employee Absence, Illness, Injuries and Time Off,
  • 2010
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Attorney endorsements

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Given (1)
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Employment and labor Attorney | Aug 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Terri is competent, qualified, organized, and diligent. She's a great attorney to have in your corner."
Employment and labor Attorney | Aug 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Terese Connoly is an excellent attorney. Her knowledge of domestic and international labor and employment is impressive - second to none really. She offers top notch services to her clients - putting them first and making their problems her own problems. Her billing practices are fair and her rates reasonable. There's no better or more trustworthy advisor. I highly recommend her."
Employment and labor Attorney | Aug 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. She is incredibly knowledgeable, organized, and efficient. Terese gets things done and goes above and beyond. I have recommended her to family and friends."
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Chicago Employment and labor Lawyer Terese Marie Connolly
Terese Marie Connolly
Employment and labor Attorney
Chicago, IL
Licensed for 19 years