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Nadine C. Abrahams

Office Managing Principal
Chicago

P 312-803-2512 F 312-787-4995
Nadine.Abrahams@jacksonlewis.com

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Nadine C. Abrahams

Biography

Nadine Abrahams is office managing principal of the Chicago, Illinois, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. She represents management in employment cases in federal and state courts and before administrative agencies, and she is co-leader of the firm's General Employment Litigation practice group.

Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, Nadine was a partner with another prominent national labor and employment firm. She previously was senior counsel for the Employment Litigation Division of the City of Chicago Law Department. She has been based in Chicago her entire career and has extensive experience litigating all forms of labor and employment matters throughout the Midwest, in federal courts, state courts, and before administrative agencies.

Nadine practices the spectrum of employment matters, including claims such as race, age, religion, national origin, disability and sex discrimination, sexual harassment, retaliatory discharge, and wage and hour issues. Her class action, collective action, and multi-plaintiff experience includes suits by both private parties and by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

Nadine also routinely counsels clients on a variety of employment practices, including employment contracts and employee handbooks. She conducts employee training seminars, harassment investigations, and frequently speaks on employment-related topics.

Honors and Recognitions

  • Legal 500 USA, "Recommended Attorney" (2020)
  • Martindale-Hubbell, "AV Preeminent - Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence" (2019)
  • Super Lawyers®, "Super Lawyer" (2009, 2013-2021)

 

Professional Associations and Activities

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • DRI
  • Illinois State Bar Association