Michelle is an associate in the firm's Torts Trial and Insurance Practice Section where her practice focuses on the defense of corporate and individual clients in complex civil litigation including mass and toxic tort, product liability, insurance and personal injury claims.
Additionally, Michelle has experience in labor & employment law. She has defended manufacturing facilities, professional employer organizations, restaurant owners, security companies, hotel owners, trucking companies and other local and national businesses against claims arising under federal and state employment statutes including the ADA, AADEA, ADEA, Title VII, Civil Rights Act, FLSA, FMLA and Alabama Workers’ Compensation Act. Michelle has assisted clients with policy development and revision, employment decisions and employee training. Additionally, Michelle has represented clients in general litigation matters, including actions for negligence, breach of contract and fraud.