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Christina Sondermann Capizzi represents the interests of management in all facets of Labor & Employment Law. Prior to joining McMahon Berger, Ms. Capizzi spent over four years as an Assistant Circuit Attorney in St. Louis, Missouri. As a prosecutor, Ms. Capizzi represented the State of Missouri as the first chair in over twenty jury trials, second chair in an additional five trials and argued before the Missouri Court of Appeals.
Ms. Capizzi’s employment practice includes all facets of employment law, including employment discrimination claims under Title VII and the Missouri Commission on Human Rights, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the Family and Medical Leave Act. She is involved in litigating employment discrimination claims as well as investigating and responding on behalf of management to employee claims before administrative agencies. Ms. Capizzi also represents management before the National Labor Relations Board in unfair labor practice charges, challenges to elections and post-election conduct. In addition, she advises clients on employment-related matters such as employment contracts and daily human resources issues.
Southeast Missouri State University
St. Louis University
Admitted To Practice
- State of Missouri
- United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
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The U.S. Senate confirmed Alexander Acosta as head of the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) on April 27, solidifying Trump’s pro-business stance on labor following...
Employers familiar with the time-consuming task of responding to broad requests for information from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) will be pleased to learn...
Effective January 1, 2017, Missouri’s minimum wage will rise from the current $7.65 per hour to $7.70 per hour. The increase in the minimum wage...
The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a 2014 dismissal of a race discrimination suit alleging an employer’s ban on dreadlocks violated federal law. Equal...