Enthusiastic In-House Employment Counsel (And VP HR), who excels in a fast-paced environment with urgency and professionalism. Streamlines SOP's and reduces legal costs while maximizing employee satisfaction and a positive company profile. Organized & autonomous leader who prioritizes company directives while managing legal claims. Communicator, critical thinker and problem solver utilizes analytical and strategic measures to overcome out of date systems, policies, programs & processes.
Cross departmental trainer with great interpersonal and management skills. Trial attorney experienced in jury trials, mediation & arbitration along with advisory and hands on legal expertise. Conducts investigations, employee and witness interviews, compiles discovery and determines best strategies.
Strategist whose background in employment law, compliance & every aspect of HR, integrated positive changes in corporate and human resources policies resulted in decreasing the number and costs of legal claims year-over-year. A clear focus on exceeding organizational targets while meeting compliance mandates & enhancing collaboration between managers & stakeholders. Integrates yearly changes in state and federal laws.
International Retail Merchandising Company:
Corporate Counsel & Sole Human Resources professional for national staffing company- 20,000 employees located In 47 remote offices.
Automotive Engineering Company 50MM
Honors Grad: Licensed in MI (1997) & AL (2013)
Magna Cum Laude-Top 10 Private Business School in US.
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