Fisher Phillips, one of many nation’s preeminent labor and employment legislation corporations representing employers, is happy to announce that Yvonne C. Everett has joined as an affiliate within the agency’s San Francisco workplace.
Yvonne joins Fisher Phillips from the US Postal Service (USPS), the place she was a Labor and Employment Legal professional in San Francisco. On the USPS she represented the company earlier than the Benefit Techniques Safety Board and the Equal Employment Alternative Fee and litigated Occupational Security and Well being Administration retaliation claims in federal courtroom. Yvonne additionally litigated single-plaintiff and sophistication employment claims and efficiently defended the company in opposition to discrimination claims.
Previous to her service at USPS, Yvonne was an lawyer at personal legislation corporations in California the place she targeted on employment and labor and contract points. Her expertise encompasses collective bargaining agreements, wage and hour, incapacity accessibility, discrimination and retaliation issues, and sophistication motion claims. Yvonne beforehand clerked on the AFL-CIO’s Workplace of the Common Counsel, the Equal Employment Alternative Fee and interned for the Honorable James E. Boasberg of the US District Court docket for the District of Columbia.
At Fisher Phillips, Yvonne joins a rising workforce of California litigators and assists purchasers throughout the state with quickly altering labor and employment legal guidelines that impression right this moment’s office.
Yvonne earned her J.D. from Georgetown College Legislation Heart, in addition to an LL.M. from the College of California, Berkeley, Faculty of Legislation.