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Michele R. Fisher is a partner at Nichols Kaster whose practice is primarily dedicated to national wage and hour class and collective action litigation. She has represented tens of thousands of employees seeking to recover overtime pay, minimum wages, and commission payments. She also represents employees in individual employment matters, such as employment discrimination, retaliation, and sexual harassment. Michele has represented consumers in cases involving negligent and fraudulent financial advice and has handled other consumer matters. She has been instrumental in obtaining millions of dollars for her clients.
Michele is an experienced trial attorney who enjoys being in the courtroom. She has successfully handled numerous jury trials and arbitrations in her fight for employee and consumer rights. She has the experience, resources, and staff to take on any company regardless of size.
Michele is a member of the firm’s Management Committee charged with the running of the day-to-day operations of the firm. She is also the Chair of the firm’s Business Development and Marketing Groups, which originate class and collective actions and market the firm.
Michele is active in several organizations. She is the co-chair and a faculty member of the Practicing Law Institute’s Wage & Hour Litigation and Compliance conference, the Co-Chair of the ABA Federal Labor Standards Legislation Committee, and a chapter editor for BNA’s Wage and Hour Laws: A State-by-State Survey. She has also served as the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the ABA Federal Labor Standards Legislation Committee’s Midwinter Report, and an editorial board member for BNA’s the Fair Labor Standard Act Treatise. She has been named to the Super Lawyers, Top Women Attorneys, and Rising Star lists repeatedly, is a member of the Top 100 National Trial Lawyers, and a Lawyer of Distinction. Michele also volunteers as an attorney for the Children’s Law Center.
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