DALLAS (October 5, 2018) – Syeeda Amin, special counsel in the Dallas office of Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been recognized among the Top 50 Women Lawyers by the Texas Diversity Council. This award honors female attorneys who have made a difference through their achievements and excel in the legal arena.
“Syeeda is an excellent example of the caliber of our attorneys who are committed to advancing diversity and inclusion at Littler and the legal industry,” said Earl “Chip” Jones, Dallas office managing shareholder. “On behalf of the firm, we congratulate Syeeda on this well-deserved recognition.”
As a member of Littler's Data Analytics Group, Amin oversees a team of attorneys and statistical analysts to conduct damage calculations for nationwide class actions, with special emphasis on wage and hour class actions. She also coordinates statistical analyses in Littler’s Pay Equity Assessment™ Tool, a proprietary technology which allows clients to evaluate pay equity risks in real-time. In addition, Amin assists clients in conducting data-based analyses to assess their hiring, promotion and termination practices. Her scope of knowledge also includes the Fair Labor Standards Act and the Older Workers Benefit Protection Act.
Amin is also a member of the firm's Business Restructuring Practice Group, counseling clients undergoing reductions-in-force and serves as member of the Diversity & Inclusion Council. She earned her J.D. from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, magna cum laude, and her B.S. from Yale University, cum laude.
Littler is the largest global employment and labor law practice, with more than 1,500 attorneys in over 80 offices worldwide. Littler represents management in all aspects of employment and labor law and serves as a single-source solution provider to the global employer community. Consistently recognized in the industry as a leading and innovative law practice, Littler has been litigating, mediating and negotiating some of the most influential employment law cases and labor contracts on record for over 75 years. Littler Global is the collective trade name for an international legal practice, the practicing member entities of which are separate and distinct professional firms.