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Labor & Employment - Massachusetts
"She is the best employment attorney I've ever worked with. She has an ability to guide us through very sensitive employment situations with intelligence and common sense." "To a person, everyone loves working with Suzanne. She is super smart and knowledgeable about the issues."
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An experienced management-side employment lawyer, Suzanne King counsels employers on a wide range of employment practices, including hiring, managing employee performance and discipline, terminations, reductions in force, complaints about sexual and other harassment, reasonable accommodations under the ADA, leave under the FMLA and various state laws, and wage and hour practices, including employee classification issues and pay equity, and data privacy and security. Suzanne also has extensive experience drafting a variety of employment agreements (including executive employment, non-disclosure, non-competition, and severance agreements) as well as employee handbooks, individual policies, and offer letters.
Suzanne trains HR professionals and managers on a full range of employment law issues, including sexual harassment and FMLA and ADA procedures. She also works with clients to minimize litigation risk by responding effectively to demand letters, cease and desist letters, federal and state DOL investigations, and charges of discrimination at state agencies and the EEOC.
With 15 years of in-house experience, Suzanne understands the importance of practical solutions. Her clients include non-profits, independent schools, colleges and universities, financial services companies, life sciences and technology companies, manufacturers, and start-ups.
Member, Boston Bar Association; Co-chair, Harbor Forum.
J.D., University of Connecticut School of Law, 1990; B.A., Hamilton College, 1985.