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Jacob R. Dean is a member of the Labor & Employment Practice in Greenberg Traurig's Atlanta office. Jacob defends employers in litigation involving race, sex, color, disability, and age discrimination and retaliation claims. Representing companies in a wide range of industries, Jacob has appeared on behalf of employers in federal and state court, as well as before state boards and commissions. His experience includes wage-and-hour investigations and audits under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and responding to subpoenas and requests for information from various state departments of labor.

Jacob also has experience counseling employers on a variety of matters, including various laws associated with employee leave such as the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA).

At the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic and resulting lockdowns, Jacob helped create a 50-state survey of unemployment compensation benefits, regulations, and requirements.

Kompetencje

Doświadczenie

  • Law Clerk, Office of Alabama Attorney General, Constitutional Defense, 2016
  • Legal Intern, Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama, LLC, 2015
  • Intern, The White House, Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs, 2014
  • Intern, U.S. House of Representatives, 2012

Kwalifikacje

Wykształcenie
  • J.D., with honors, Emory University School of Law, 2017
    • Pupil, The Lamar American Inn of Court
    • Executive Symposium Editor, Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Auburn University, 2014
Staże
  • Hon. Kristi K. DuBose, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama, 2017-2019
Posiadane uprawnienia
  • Alabama
  • Georgia
  • Court of Appeals of Georgia
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan