Employment & Labor Associate to Participate in Leadership Development Program
August 17, 2018
According to the Chamber’s website, Leadership Charleston’s mission is to "identify and motivate emerging leaders and to develop their leadership potential by introducing them to the realities, opportunities and challenges of our civic and business communities."
During the 10-month course, the class will gain firsthand experience working with various community leaders and organizations on some of the most challenging issues and opportunities facing the Charleston region.
About Melissa Fried Spence
Melissa is an employment attorney in Charleston, South Carolina, where she focuses her work on building proactive strategies that help clients avoid long, protracted legal disputes involving a variety of labor and employment matters. She has represented employers in both state and federal court against lawsuits arising under Title VII, ADA, ADEA, FMLA and the FLSA. She also represents employers before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the South Carolina Human Affairs Commission.
Nexsen Pruet, LLC is one of the largest law firms in the Carolinas, with more than 190 attorneys and offices in Columbia, Charleston, Greenville, Hilton Head and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, as well as Charlotte, Greensboro and Raleigh, North Carolina. Founded in 1945, Nexsen Pruet provides a broad range of legal services to the business community and represents companies and other entities in local, state, national and international venues.