Overview

As a member of the Littler CaseSmart – Charges™ team and based in Texas, Laura B. Williams is responsible for handling charges from investigation to conclusion. She works on client-dedicated service teams, specializing in 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.

Laura has experience in various aspects of management-side labor and employment litigation, administrative proceedings, and advice and counsel, including: 

  • Labor relations issues before the NLRB and disputes under collective bargaining agreements
  • Wage and hour matters under FLSA and various state laws
  • Discrimination claims related to Title VII, ADA, ADEA, PDA
  • Retaliation
  • Mass layoffs and WARN Act compliance

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Texas State Bar

Member

Dallas Bar Association

Recognition

Named, Ones To Watch

Labor and Employment Law - Management and Litigation

Best Lawyers in America

2021-2022

Education

  • J.D., Washington University in St. Louis, School of Law, 2012
  • B.A., University of Missouri, St. Louis, 2009

Bar Admission

Texas

Courts

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