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Lauren Wong-4741 pplauren a. wong

Associate
T: 901.844.4441
F: 901.844.4435
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Ms. Wong's practice is devoted to litigating employment disputes and ERISA matters on behalf of employers and self-funded employee welfare benefit plans throughout the United States.

In addition to her experience with Title VII discrimination lawsuits and administrative charges, Ms. Wong also has experience in handling issues concerning the Railway Labor Act as well as civil litigation and contract disputes. Before joining Lawrence & Russell, Ms. Wong served as a law clerk to the Honorable Lorrie K. Ridder of the Circuit Court of Tennessee for the Thirtieth Judicial District at Memphis. Ms. Wong also served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Holly M. Kirby of the Tennessee Court of Appeals and worked for the legal department at Pinnacle Airlines.


EDUCATION

• The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphrey's School of Law, J.D. 2009
• Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN, B.A. magna cum laude 2004


PRACTICE AREAS

• Labor & Employment Litigation
• ERISA
• Subrogation
• Sexual Harassment
• Title VII Discrimination
• Age Discrimination in Employment
• RLA
• Collective Bargaining Agreements
• Arbitrations
• Appeals
• Americans with Disabilities Act

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

• Tennessee Bar Association
• Memphis Bar Association
• American Bar Association

 

ADMITTED

• U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
• U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
• U.S. District Court for the District of North Dakota
• U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
• Tennessee Supreme Court
• U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit 
• U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit
• U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit
• U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas
• U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas
• U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
• U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
• U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
• U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
• U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee
• U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee