As a member of the Littler CaseSmart – Charges™ team and based in West Virginia, Dennise Smith is responsible for handling charges from investigation to conclusion. She works on client-dedicated service teams, focusing on handling administrative agency charges. She investigates charge allegations, reviews pertinent documents, interviews key witnesses, and provides clients an assessment of the risks associated with the charge. In partnership with the client, she defends the charge by drafting persuasive position statements and responses to the agency’s requests for information.
Dennise's background includes over 15 years of experience in handling administrative charges, litigation, and compliance counseling in workplace safety claims, employment discrimination, wrongful discharge, and sexual harassment claims.