Ms. Pickett is a partner focusing on employment law and employment litigation in the public and private sectors. She is an experienced counselor and advises clients regarding a wide range of employment issues, including wage and hour payment and compliance, hiring, worker classification, incentive compensation, leave, discipline, termination, privacy rights, workforce restructuring, and personnel policies.
Ms. Pickett has extensive experience working on the employment aspects of business transactions, including mergers, asset purchases, and spin-offs, and has worked on over 200 potential or closed transactions. This depth of experience has allowed Ms. Pickett to hone a practical and business-focused insight into employment issues and their interplay with significant business concerns.
As a litigator, Ms. Pickett has represented businesses and public entities in individual cases and class actions, including cases involving wage and hour issues, discrimination, harassment, worker classification, wrongful termination, theft of trade secrets, violations of non-competition agreements, and breaches of contract.