As a member of the Littler CaseSmart – Charges™ team and based in Colorado, Monica L. Blackwood 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.

Monica has more than 20 years of experience. She has focused on labor and employment law for 15 years in both the public and private sectors, primarily related to the aviation industry. 

*Not licensed to practice law in Colorado.

Speaking Engagements

The Pendulum Swings: The National Labor Relations Board under the New Administration

Employers Council/ Employment Law Update 2021, Denver, CO

June 17-18 2021


  • J.D., Lewis & Clark Law School, 2002
  • B.A., University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1997

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