TAMPA (October 2, 2013) — The Tampa office of national labor and employment law firm Fisher & Phillips LLP grows with the addition of Marci Britt as an associate attorney. Previously, Britt served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Virginia M. Hernandez Covington, United States District Judge for the Middle District of Florida.
With Fisher & Phillips, Britt will represent employers in all areas of labor and employment law, including discrimination, harassment, and retaliation claims, wage and hour disputes, whistleblower claims, and family and medical leave issues.
In 2009, Britt received her juris doctor from Vanderbilt University Law School. She served as an intern for the Honorable L. Clayton Roberts at the Florida First District Court of Appeal, and worked as an associate in Phelps Dunbar’s insurance and reinsurance practice group.
She earned her master’s degree in political science from Florida State University in 2003 after graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree, summa cum laude, from FSU in 2002.
Britt also served as a cabinet aide for the Florida Attorney General’s office under Charlie Crist. She helped to research and recommend opinions and policies that impacted administrative law, budgets, rule changes, and state boards and agencies.
About Fisher & Phillips LLP (www.laborlawyers.com)
Fisher & Phillips LLP represents employers nationally in labor, employment, civil rights, employee benefits and immigration matters. The firm has more than 285 attorneys in 31 offices. Founded in 1943, it is one of the largest U.S. law firms to concentrate its practice exclusively upon representation of employers in labor and employment matters. In addition to the Tampa office, the firm has offices in Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbia, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Gulfport, Houston, Irvine, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Louisville, Memphis, New England, New Jersey, New Orleans, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, San Antonio, San Diego, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C.