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Labor, Employment and Complex Litigation Specialists

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J. Lewis Sapp

J. Lewis Sapp

Of Counsel

Lewis is a highly experienced attorney with an impressive record of success in a wide variety of labor and employment cases. He counsels clients on day-to-day employment issues in order to help them avoid disputes that can lead to litigation. Lewis works with clients in a diverse range of industries, including financial, electrical utilities and the public sector.

Education

  • J.D., with distinction, Emory University, 1966

  • B.A., cum laude, Emory University, 1963

Representative Matters

Successfully defended class actions and other collective actions relating to race, gender and age discrimination claims.

Defended companies in employment-related litigation and represented employers in traditional labor matters, including unfair labor practice proceedings, representation cases, arbitrations and collective bargaining.

Represented multiple cities and counties in lawsuits alleging sexual harassment; sex, race, age, disability and national origin discrimination; and such constitutional claims as those alleging due process and equal protection violations, as well as First Amendment freedom of speech claims.

Legal Assistant/Paralegal:

Alyson Franklin