Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce the addition of attorney Melissa Posner Jarrett as an associate in the firm’s Labor and Employment practice group in the Phoenix office.
Posner Jarrett specializes in defending employers in labor and employment issues. She has handled cases associated with National Labor Relations Act, Title VII, Americans with Disabilities Act, Family Medical Leave Act and Equal Pay Act matters in both state and federal courts and federal administrative agencies.
Additionally, Posner Jarrett regularly counsels employers on polices and procedures and helps with compliance issues related to applicable laws and regulations.
“Melissa brings not only a strong background in labor and employment law but a keen understanding of the issues facing our clients in Arizona and the surrounding region,” said Andy Federhar, Office Managing Partner for Spencer Fane in Phoenix. “We remain committed to expanding our firm in Phoenix to provide high-level legal services that meet the corresponding needs of our clients.”
Posner Jarrett completed her undergraduate degree at Occidental College in Los Angeles before earning her Juris Doctorate from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University in 2012. She has prior experience as a law clerk with the Arizona Court of Appeals and Arizona Supreme Court in addition to her law practice.