Fox’s Carolyn Richmond Named Among the ‘Most Powerful Employment Attorneys’

June 18, 2018 – Press Releases

Fox Rothschild congratulates Carolyn D. Richmond, who was named among 2018’s “Most Powerful Employment Attorneys” by Human Resource Executive magazine.

Lawdragon and Human Resource Executive magazine released the 11th edition of this annual guide recognizing the leading corporate, defense-side employment lawyers in the country. The competitive listing is based on hundreds of submissions and editorial research.

Carolyn is chair of the firm’s Hospitality Practice Group and former co-chair of the Labor & Employment Department. She represents and counsels restaurants, hotels, caterers, night clubs, lounges and fitness centers, as well as retail, financial services, healthcare and manufacturing industry clients. An authority on a variety of employment topics, including wage and hour laws and discrimination, Carolyn is often called upon to mediate difficult disputes as well.

Carolyn is a prolific writer and often speaks at legal conferences and industry events on various labor and employment-related topics. She serves in key leadership positions with the New York City Hospitality Alliance, the Board of Editorial Advisors for Hospitality Law, the Advisory Board for the Cornell Institute for Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations at Cornell University, as well as a number of other advisory groups for the university.