Robert Vercruysse and Anne-Marie Welch's Recent Jury Trial Win Profiled in Law360
Robert Vercruysse and Anne-Marie Vercruysse Welch recently concluded a five-day trial on behalf of their client HP Pelzer Automotive Systems Inc. The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee jury returned a verdict in favor of the automobile parts manufacturer in the suit brought by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. A March 20, 2018 Law360 article details the developments of the case and features quotes from the father-daughter legal team.
Robert M. Vercruysse is nationally recognized as a leading counselor, negotiator and litigator in all facets of employment, labor, civil rights and ERISA litigation. His clients include automobile manufacturers and suppliers, newspapers, news organizations and television stations, distributors, financial institutions, hospitals, physician groups and universities.
Anne-Marie Vercruysse Welch is a Member in Clark Hill’s Labor & Employment Practice Group. She defends employers in state and federal lawsuits and administrative proceedings against wrongful discharge, discrimination, harassment, retaliation and related statutory and tort claims. She also prosecutes and defends claims pertaining to confidentiality, non-competition and non-solicitation agreements.
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