Overview

Jennifer L. Ciralsky advises and represents employers in a broad range of employment law matters arising under federal and state law, including claims based on:

  • Title VII
  • The Family and Medical Leave Act
  • The Americans with Disabilities Act
  • The Fair Labor Standards Act
  • The Age Discrimination in Employment Act
  • The Wisconsin Fair Employment Act

She appears before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Wisconsin Equal Rights Division and in federal courts defending management in employment litigation and administrative charges, particularly in the area of discrimination.

Additionally, Jennifer counsels clients in wage and hour and FMLA compliance, discipline and terminations, and affirmative action obligations.

Previously, Jennifer worked in the employment groups at a large Washington, D.C. firm and a large Milwaukee firm.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

American Bar Association

Member, Board of Directors

Jewish Family Services

Recognition

Order of the Coif

Beta Gamma Sigma, International Honor Society

Named, Recognised Practitioner

Chambers USA

2017

Speaking Engagements

Equal Pay for Equal Work

Wisconsin Bar 2017 Health, Labor, and Employment Law Institute, Wisconsin Dells, WI

August 17, 2017

Strategies for Dealing with the Toxic Employee

ACC Wisconsin Annual Conference, Elkhart Lake, WI

May 18, 2017
Littler’s 6th Annual Brewers Briefing 2016

Milwaukee, WI

September 7, 2016

The DOL’s Proposed Changes to the White Collar Overtime Regulations and the Ongoing Attack on Independent Contractor Misclassification

ACC Wisconsin Annual Conference, Elkhart Lake, WI

May 19, 2016

The Remote Worker: Managing the Telecommuting, Flexible, and Road Warrior Employee

2015 Annual Conference and Meeting of Members - Association of Corporate Counsel, Wisconsin Chapter, Elkhart Lake, WI

April 30, 2015

The Great Arbitration Debate

Littler Mendelson, Milwaukee, WI

September 9, 2014

Common and Costly Mistakes Employers Make in Litigating and Settling Employment Disputes

Annual Conference - Association of Corporate Counsel, Wisconsin Chapter, Elkhart Lake, WI

May 2014

The New Era of Hiring and Investigating Employees: What You Need to Know and When You Need to Know It

Annual Conference - Wisconsin Society for Human Resource Management, La Crosse, WI

October 2013

The Rewards and Costs of Enforcing Employee Non-Compete and Non-Solicitation Agreements

Annual Conference - Association of Corporate Counsel, Wisconsin Chapter, Elkhart Lake, WI

May 2013

The New Era of Hiring and Investigating Employees: What You Need to Know and When You Need to Know It

Association of Corporate Counsel, Milwaukee, WI

February 2013

Education

  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 2002 magna cum laude
  • M.B.A., Georgetown University, 2002
  • B.A., University of Wisconsin, 1996

Bar Admission

Wisconsin
District of Columbia

Courts

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois