Burr & Forman Adds Labor And Employment Attorney In Birmingham
Birmingham, Ala., Feb. 9, 2016 - Burr & Forman LLP announces the addition of Birmingham-based associate Meghan N. Cox to the firm's Labor and Employment practice. Cox represents employers in investigations and litigation arising under both state and federal law and counsels employers on best practices and procedures for preventing, managing, and investigating employment disputes.
Cox represents employers in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and Department of Labor (DOL) investigations of alleged violations of federal statutes, including Title VII, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). She advises clients regarding the impacts of new developments in labor and employment law, and assists clients in drafting employee handbooks, including anti-discrimination and anti-harassment policies, as well as employment agreements, non-compete agreements and independent contractor agreements. Cox also has experience preparing educational and training materials for human resources departments, management and supervisors.
Cox earned her undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Alabama.
Burr & Forman's experienced legal team serves clients with local, national, and international legal needs. With particular industry strengths in the financial institutions, health care and manufacturing sectors, the firm's attorneys draw from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience to serve as trusted business advisors and legal counsel to help clients achieve their goals. Burr & Forman is a Southeast, regional firm with nearly 300 attorneys and 10 offices in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee. For more information, visit the firm's website at www.burr.com.