Susan Childers North is a shareholder at LeClairRyan and focuses her practice on counseling, mediation, arbitration and litigation of a variety of employment issues, including sexual harassment, race and sex discrimination, age discrimination, disability discrimination, wage and hour claims, as well as covenants not to compete, non-disclosure agreements, business conspiracy and trade secrets.
She also has significant experience in the development, implementation and enforcement of mandatory arbitration programs.
Ms. North is experienced in defending complex, multiple-plaintiff, and pattern and practice cases, including successfully defeating Title VII and 42 U.S.C. Section 1981 class action discrimination cases and wage and hour collective action cases under FLSA.
In addition, Ms. North counsels employers, credit reporting agencies, furnishers of information to credit reporting agencies, and debt collectors on compliance issues related to the FCRA and Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. She litigates these claims as well.