BALTIMORE, MD (September 15, 2014) -- Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the largest workplace law firms in the world representing management, is pleased to announce Katrina J. Dennis has joined the firm’s Baltimore office as Shareholder. Ms. Dennis, who joins Jackson Lewis after serving as Principal at Kramon & Graham, P.A., has extensive experience in all aspects of labor and employment counseling and litigation.
“Katrina’s range and depth of trial and appellate experience make her an excellent addition to our growing office,” said Richard J. Hafets, Baltimore office Managing Shareholder. “Her strong background representing employers in a broad range of employment disputes will immediately benefit our clients, and we could not be more pleased to welcome her to our team.”
Ms. Dennis, who has been recognized as a “Rising Star” in Maryland Super Lawyers since 2013 and deemed one of “Maryland’s Leading Women” by the Daily Record, represents employers in all facets of workplace law matters, including claims involving sexual harassment, gender and disability discrimination, trade secret misappropriation, wrongful discharge, executive compensation and wage and hour disputes. She regularly advises clients on management issues, including hiring and termination, employee handbooks, record-keeping policies and procedures, grievance arbitration, restrictive covenants and employee leave and disability.
Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley recently appointed Ms. Dennis to the Board of Directors of the Maryland Transportation Authority. In addition, Ms. Dennis is a member of the Defense Research Institute, the National Bar Association, the National Association of Women Lawyers, and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. She received her B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law.
Jackson Lewis’ Baltimore office can be reached at (410) 415-2000.
About Jackson Lewis
Founded in 1958, Jackson Lewis is dedicated to representing management exclusively in workplace law. With over 770 attorneys practicing in 55 locations throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico, Jackson Lewis is included in the AmLaw 100 and Global 100 rankings of law firms. U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" named Jackson Lewis the 2014 "Law Firm of the Year" in the Litigation-Labor and Employment category. The firm was also named a Tier 1 National “Best Law Firm” in Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management; and Litigation – Labor & Employment, and earned a spot on the BTI Power Elite for being recognized by corporate counsel as one of the top law firms in building and maintaining client relationships. The firm’s wide range of specialized areas of practice provides the resources to address every aspect of the employer/employee relationship. Jackson Lewis has one of the most active employment litigation practices in the United States, with a current caseload of over 6,500 litigations and approximately 550 class actions.
Jackson Lewis is a founding member of L&E Global Employers’ Counsel Worldwide, an alliance of premier employment law boutique firms and practices in Europe, North America, and the Asia Pacific Region.
Additional information about the firm can be found at www.jacksonlewis.com.