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Joanna M. Rodriguez

Associate
Pittsburgh

P 412-338-5186
F 412-232-3441
Joanna.Rodriguez@jacksonlewis.com

Biography

Joanna M. Rodriguez is an Associate in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. Her practice focuses on representing employers in labor and employment-related litigation, in federal and state courts in both Pennsylvania and West Virginia. 

While attending law school, Ms. Rodriguez served as the Student Bar Association President, and was recognized by the faculty as 2014’s Student Leader Award recipient. She also served as a research editor for the Journal of Technology Law & Policy and competed on Pitt Law’s Mock Trial Team at the 2013 AAJ’s Student Trial Advocacy Competition in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, Ms. Rodriguez worked for a mid-size general civil litigation defense firm in Downtown Pittsburgh.

Professional Associations and Activities

  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Member

Pro Bono and Community Involvement

  • American Heart Association, Volunteer
  • Squirrel Hill Food Pantry, Volunteer

See AllBlog Posts by Joanna M. Rodriguez

Pennsylvania Governor Seeks to Expand Overtime Pay to Currently Exempt Employees
January 22, 2018

Frustrated by years of unsuccessful efforts to raise the minimum wage through the state’s Republican-controlled legislature, and in response to the recent federal court invalidation of the Obama-era DOL’s rule that would have doubled the minimum salary requirement for the executive, administrative and professional exemptions (i.e. Read More