Michelle Lee Flores

Partner, Labor and Employment, Akerman, LLC

Michelle Lee Flores is an employment litigator with deep experience handling jury and bench trials, arbitration, mediation and pre-litigation negotiations involving sex, race, religion, age and disability harassment and discrimination, and wage and hour violations, including class actions, and wrongful termination.

Michelle advises clients on employment compliance, internal investigations, discipline, terminations, reductions in force and wage and hour matters. She prepares workplace policies and procedures manuals, drug testing policies, employment contracts and separation agreements, and harassment and discrimination prevention policies, including preventive counseling and in-house training.

Education
J.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1993
B.A., Arizona State University, 1990, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Past Appearances

In the Workplace: July 26, 2018

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Michelle Lee Flores (Partner, Labor and Employment, Akerman, LLC) and Jessica Schilling (Senior Vice President, Chief People Officer, HEINEKEN USA) on the Thursday, July 26, 2018 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, July 26, 2018

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In the Workplace: October 11, 2018 Episode Featured ImageIn the Workplace: October 11, 2018

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Michelle Lee Flores (Partner, Labor and Employment, Akerman, LLC) and Jessica Schilling (Senior Vice President, Chief People Officer, HEINEKEN USA) on the Thursday, October 11, 2018 edition of In the Workplace.

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