PR 2018 No. 13
TAYLOR ENGLISH WELCOMES EMPLOYMENT AND LABOR RELATIONS PARTNER TAMIKA R. NORDSTROM
ATLANTA, May 2, 2018 – Taylor English Duma LLP is pleased to welcome Tamika R. Nordstrom as a partner in the Employment and Labor Relations Practice Group. Nordstrom brings 20 years of experience working with corporate clients on a wide range of employment litigation and arbitration matters. Nordstrom joins from Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP.
“Tamika possesses a deep knowledge of both federal and state employment laws that enhances our capabilities in representing corporate clients in this ever-evolving area of law,” said Marc Taylor, a founding partner of Taylor English. “We are pleased to add her proven skills at both trial and arbitration to our practice, and welcome her to our growing roster of employment and labor attorneys.”
Nordstrom handles labor and employment matters involving discrimination, harassment and retaliation claims pursuant to Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) as well as state-specific employment law claims.
She counsels corporate clients on matters related to negotiating settlement and severance agreements and assists corporations with hiring, wage and hour issues, termination and investigation of employment disputes. She also advises her clients in drafting and seeking enforcement of non-competition and trade secret agreements.
Nordstrom is involved with several professional associations including the American Employment Law Council, Gate City Bar Association, Georgia Association of Black Women Lawyers, Georgia Association of Women Lawyers, Lawyer’s Club of Atlanta, the National Bar Association and the State Bar of Georgia. She previously served as president of the Hamline University School of Law Alumni Board and as a member of DePauw University’s Board of Visitors and Alumni of Color Council. She also served on the Gender Fairness Implementation Committee for the Minnesota Supreme Court.
Nordstrom earned her undergraduate degree from DePauw University and her law degree from Hamline University School of Law.
Taylor English Duma LLP is a full-service law firm headquartered in Atlanta, GA. Built from the ground up to provide highest-quality legal services for optimal value, the firm combines the best aspects of a traditional law firm with seasoned attorneys managing their practices remotely throughout the United States. Together, our attorneys work each day to provide timely, creative, and cost-effective counsel to help clients solve problems and achieve goals. Taylor English represents all types of clients – from Fortune 500 companies to start ups to individuals. The firm is the Georgia law firm member of Geneva Group International (GGI), the leading worldwide alliance of accounting and law firms. More information is available on the firm’s website at www.taylorenglish.com.