About Our Attorneys

Chandra C. Davis

Chandra C. Davis has more than 13 years of employment law experience that began as an elbow law clerk to federal district and appellate court judges. As an associate with McGuireWoods, Chandra handled employment matters on behalf of Fortune 500 companies. As a trial attorney with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Chandra strategically enforced, through litigation and investigation, single, systemic and multi-plaintiff discrimination and retaliation claims. She also has a degree and employment experience in higher education, which includes program and leadership development. Chandra is a registered mediator and experienced facilitator. Chandra received her B.A. from Emory University and a M.Ed. from the University of Georgia. Chandra received her law degree from the University of Michigan Law School where she served as an editor of the Michigan Law Review.

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Jamala S. McFadden

Jamala S. McFadden has nearly 15 years of experience assisting companies identify, minimize and resolve employment law matters in routine business operations, litigation, and mergers and acquisitions. Jamala began her legal career as a law clerk to a federal judge. She is an alumna of Sutherland Asbill & Brennan where she practiced for more than nine years. Jamala earned her B.A. from the University of Illinois, with high distinction, and her law degree from the University of Michigan Law School where she was an Executive Editor of the Michigan Law Review. Jamala is admitted to practice in Georgia, Illinois and Michigan.

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Tennille C. Hoover

Tennille Hoover is Of Counsel at ELS who specializes in employment law matters, including employment discrimination, breach of contract, and wage disputes. Tennille graduated summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Spelman College, earning her B.A. in English Literature. She received her law degree from the University of Minnesota Law School, where she served as Editor-in-Chief of Law and Inequality: A Journal of Theory and Practice and President of the Black Law Students Association. Tennille is admitted to practice in Georgia.

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Raquel (Hoover) Crump

Raquel H. Crump is an associate at ELS. Raquel began her legal career with an employment law firm in Florida, assisting in employment discrimination complaints and adjudicating unemployment claims for Florida’s Department of Economic Opportunity. Since joining ELS, Raquel’s experience includes assisting in responses to EEOC Charges, Requests for Information, and demand letters; researching and analyzing various federal and state employment laws; and drafting articles and blog posts concerning wage and hour matters, nursing mothers’ rights, and gender stereotyping. Raquel earned her B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her law degree from Florida A&M University College of Law. Raquel is licensed in Georgia, Florida, and the District of Columbia.

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Halima H. White

Halima Horton White has 15 years of experience representing and advising employers. She honed her skills primarily at large law firms. In addition to her work at an employment law boutique, she spent more than 11 years at an AmLaw 100 law firm where she was a partner for five years. During that time, Halima represented Fortune 500 companies and other businesses in traditional labor matters, employment matters and other litigation. Corporate leaders have looked to Halima to provide legal advice, to conduct investigations and to train their executives and managers on how to comply with employment laws. Halima earned her law degree from Vanderbilt University Law School where she was a member of the Vanderbilt Law Review, and she obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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