Pierce Atwood LLP is pleased to announce that Suzanne W. King has joined the firm as a partner in the Employment Practice Group. Suzanne will be working in the firm’s Boston and Portsmouth offices. Suzanne counsels employers on a broad range of employment issues including hiring, terminations, employment agreements, harassment claims and investigations, workforce reductions, FMLA, accommodations issues, compliance with federal and state wage and hour laws, and more. Suzanne regularly represents employers and before administrative agencies, including the EEOC and MCAD.
Suzanne’s background also includes assisting colleges and universities with policies and procedures affecting students and employees, including student complaint procedures and Title IX compliance.
Prior to joining Pierce Atwood, Suzanne was a partner in the labor and employment firm of Schwartz Hannum PC. Prior to that, Suzanne spent 15 years as in-house employment counsel for Wheelabrator Technologies.