Karmyn W. McCloud advises and represents employers in a broad range of employment law matters arising under federal and state laws, including:

  • Discrimination on the basis of race, national origin, religious, sex, age, or disability
  • Harassment in the workplace
  • Retaliation, including worker’s compensation retaliation
  • Retaliation and interference with rights under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • Wage and hour disputes
  • Breach of employment contracts

Karmyn assists employers with responding to administrative charges of discrimination before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and claims for unemployment benefits before the Texas Workforce Commission.

Prior to joining Littler, Karmyn clerked for the Hon. Jeff Bohm, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of Texas.

Professional & Community Affiliations


Garland R. Walker American Inn of Court


Labor and Employment Law Section

Houston Bar Association


Greater Houston Black Chamber of Commerce


Houston Urban Debate League

News, Analysis & Press

Dual Representation Can Lead to a Duel with Your Clients, co-author

55 S. Tex. L. Rev. 769


Books & Book Chapters

  • Littler on Bankruptcy & Employment Law Issues, Littler National Employer Library

Speaking Engagements

2016 Houston Employer Conference

Houston, TX

August 11, 2016


  • J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 2012
  • B.B.A., University of Michigan, 2009With Distinction

Bar Admission



  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas