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Kelly R. Kichline Rejoins Jackson Lewis in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, NV (June 14, 2019) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Kelly R. Kichline has rejoined the firm’s Las Vegas office as a Principal. Ms. Kichline rejoined the firm from Caesars Entertainment Corporation, where she was Vice President and Chief Counsel, Employment Law.

"We are thrilled to welcome Kelly back to the firm,” said Nadine C. Abrahams and John M. Nolan, Co-Leaders of the firm’s General Employment Litigation Practice Group. “She has a successful record in managing single and multi-plaintiff cases, class action litigation, and will enhance not only our local capabilities in Las Vegas, but our national capacity to help clients navigate complex employment law issues. We are pleased that she decided Jackson Lewis was the best place for her to practice.”

Ms. Kichline has extensive experience handling employee issues in the hospitality industry, as well as employee issues arising in the heavily regulated gaming industry, including extensive federal and state compliance requirements. Ms. Kichline has significant experience advising and counseling clients in all areas of employment law compliance, focusing on claims prevention and efficient resolution strategies. She has experience managing single and multi-plaintiff cases, class actions, agency systemic investigations, reductions in force, independent contractor classification audits, performing and workplace investigations, and gender pay equity studies. She also drafts executive severance agreements and employment agreements including provisions for restrictive covenants, trade secrets, and mandatory arbitration.

Ms. Kichline represents employers in state and federal court proceedings and before administrative agencies. She handles cases and administrative agency matters including discrimination, harassment, retaliation, FMLA, and wage and hour claims, as well as non-competition and misappropriation of trade secrets matters. Ms. Kichline also provides advice and counsel to clients on prevention of claims through employment practices including employee handbooks, employment contracts, application of policies and procedures, and implementing practical, proactive measures. 

Ms. Kichline earned her J.D. and B.A. from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She spent many years working as a human resources manager and is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR).

Jackson Lewis’ Las Vegas office can be reached at (702) 921-2460. 

About Jackson Lewis 
Jackson Lewis P.C. is a law firm with more than 900 attorneys in major cities nationwide serving clients across a wide range of practices and industries. Having built its reputation on providing workplace law representation to management, the firm has grown to include practices in the areas of government relations, healthcare and sports law. Named the "Innovative Law Firm of the Year" by the International Legal Technology Association, the firm’s commitment to client service draws clients to Jackson Lewis for excellent value-driven legal advice.

Additional information about the firm can be found at jacksonlewis.com.

For more information, please contact:
Lara Hamm, Director of Communications and Public Relations
T: (267) 319-7803 / E: Lara.Hamm@jacksonlewis.com

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Nadine C. Abrahams

Nadine C. Abrahams
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Kelly R. Kichline
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John M. Nolan

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