Archives for January 2019

Public Employers Turn Attention to Addressing Harassment Complaints

No doubt, recent developments and media articles have captured everyone’s attention. Highlights of recent developments in Georgia: Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp’s recent executive order regarding the state’s sexual harassment training program sets up new training requirements for state employees and managers. Governor Kemp made the state’s inspector general’s office the ultimate repository for complaints. The […]

Attorney Raquel Crump has been selected to participate in the National Employment Law Council (“NELC”) Academy as a Returning Fellow

ELS Attorney Raquel Crump has been selected to participate in the National Employment Law Council (“NELC”) Academy as a Returning Fellow. The Academy is held during NELC’s annual conference in San Diego, CA April 24-26.  NELC membership eligibility is limited to management-side labor and employment practitioners with at least four years’ experience, with at least 75% of […]

ELS adds Attorney Jerico Phillips to the Team of Employment Attorneys

ELS is pleased to announce the addition of Attorney Jerico Phillips. Jerico is a graduate of Emory University School of Law. His activities at Emory included: The Southern Journal of Policy and Justice, Vol. XII, Symposium Editor; Teaching Fellow to Professor Daspit–American Legal Writing, Analysis, and Research Course, Kessler-Eidson Program for Trial Techniques Teaching Fellow; […]

ELS to Honor Dr. King Today

Today is a day to honor Dr. King’s dedication to freedom, justice and equality for all. Hope you can attend one of the many MKL holiday services. www.theemploymentlawsolution.com #mlkday Jamala McFadden, Chandra Davis​, Halima White, Raquel Hoover Crump​, #Jerico Phillips #employmentlaw #NAMWOLF #NMSDC #WBENC #GMSDC #ELSFirm

ELS Attorneys Jerico Phillips and Raquel Crump Participated in YLD Mid-Year Meeting in Macon

ELS attorneys Jerico Phillips and Raquel Crump attended the Georgia Bar’s Young Lawyer Division’s Mid-Year Meeting in Macon, GA on Friday Jan. 11 for an update on the state-wide happenings of the YLD. Raquel, Co-Chair of the YLD Labor and Employee Committee, provide a report of the Committee’s upcoming events.

State Bar of Georgia YLD Labor and Employment Law Committee Discussion Regarding Employment Law Career Paths

Join the State Bar of GA YLD Labor and Employment Law Committee as a panel of employment attorneys from different backgrounds discuss the different career paths employment attorneys can take. The panelists include: Shola Omojokun, Assistant Vice President and Senior Legal Counsel, AT&T (In-House); Benjamin Briggs, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw (AmLaw 100 Defense); Cheryl Legare, Partner, […]

ELS Attorney Jerico Phillips to Participate in 1L Professional Development Bootcamp: Mercer University School of Law

Jerico Phillips of ELS will participate in the 1L Professional Development Bootcamp – Mercer University School of Law on January 11. Jerico will attend on behalf of the Atlanta Bar Association’s Law School Outreach Committee. Register at: https://law.mercer.edu/career/events/   BEAR BOARD https://law-mercer.12twenty.com/Login 1021 Georgia Avenue, Classroom C, Macon, Georgia 31207 January 11:  9:30 am to Noon Get […]

Climate Assessment for Public Entity – Confidential and Rush Project Completed in One Month

A public entity contacted The Employment Law Solution: McFadden Davis requesting a proposal for the firm to conduct a Workplace Climate Assessment. ELS proposed a team of two lawyers skilled in workplace investigations to complete the project within an aggressive timeline.  Jamala McFadden and Raquel Crump managed the workplace climate assessment to “identify areas of […]

New Year’s Resolution: Improve Employment Practices

If one of your resolutions is to improve employment practices, this may be the year to consider an Employment Law Advice & Counsel Hotline Retainer Program. ELS offers an “Employment Advice & Counsel Hotline” retainer program to assist clients with routine HR legal matters. ELS focuses on serving business clients and we understand the demands and often […]