LORI BROKER, ESQUIRE

PROFESSIONAL BIOGRAPHY

LEGAL BRIEFS & RESEARCH, Principal, 2009-present.

Provide top-quality legal research, writing and litigation support to attorneys nationwide.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

COMMISSION,Washington, D.C.

Senior Litigator, Office of General Counsel, 2001-2009.

Litigated employment discrimination cases in the federal courts and administrative tribunals. "Outstanding" annual reviews every year. Multiple awards for outstanding written products and victorious case outcomes.

SHAW, BRANSFORD, VEILLEUX & ROTH, Washington, D.C.

Litigation Associate, 1998 – 2001.

Handled full range of litigation and counseling matters for both employers and employees, in both state and federal courts. Numerous awards for outstanding work on behalf of clients.

JACOBS, JACOBS & FARBER, Rockville, Maryland.

Litigation Associate, 1996 – 1998.

Litigation associate for nationally recognized labor and employment law firm. 

BAR ADMISSIONS/MEMBERSHIPS

Maryland, Pennsylvania, District of Columbia, U. S. Courts of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and Fourth Circuit, United States District Court for Maryland

ARTICLES & LECTURES

"The No Fear Act: What It Means for Federal Managers" for the Federal Executive Board.

"What Federal Managers Need to Know about the FMLA" for the Public Administration Forum.

"Shifting Powers, Maintaining Balance: The Revamped Federal EEO Process," Federal Manager, Winter 2000.

"Discrimination Laws and the Unionized Employee—The Trouble with Collective Bargaining Agreements in the Wake of Austin v. Owens-Brockway Glass Container, Inc." Maryland Bar Newsletter, Spring 1998.

"The Brandon Decision: Small Employers Beware the Million Dollar Lawsuit." MontgomeryCounty Chamber of Commerce Newsletter, March 1998.

"Traps for the Unwary: What Every Small Business Owner Should Know About Employment Law" for Medical Office Managers’ Association of Greater Washington.

"Employment and Labor Law" for Lorman Educational Services CLE course.

"Supreme Court Wrap-up: The Year in Review" for Montgomery County Bar Association.

George Mason University School of Law, Guest Lecturer on employment law.

Co-host of FED-Talk, a weekly radio show covering issues of interest to federal managers.

EDUCATION

William & Mary Law School, Williamsburg, Virginia

J.D. 1995, G.P.A. 3.2/4.0

Public Service Fellow

Journal of Women and the Law, Associate Editor

Executive Board Member, Public Service Fund

University of Maryland, Honors Program, College Park, Maryland

B.S., Cum Laude, 1992. Major: Government & Politics

Honors: Honors Certificate, Mortar Board, Dean’s List seven consecutive semesters, Phi Kappa Phi, Order of Omega, Golden Key, Community Advocate.

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