Colodny Fass grows employment law team with seasoned partner
Jul 22, 2020
Colodny Fass announced today that seasoned employment law attorney, Christina Varghese, has joined the firm as a partner based out of the Sunrise office. Varghese brings vast insight from her previous roles as in-house counsel for the San Diego Zoo and Aflac, and her work heading up employment and labor law practice groups at private law firms. Varghese additionally compliments Colodny Fass’ continued commitment to diversity and inclusion through experiences gained as Aflac’s Director of Diversity, Employee Engagement and Advice and Counsel for Aflac.
“Christina strengthens our bench to support current and new client needs with her unique perspective from serving as both in-house counsel for major organizations and as outside counsel at national firms,” said Maria Abate, who heads Colodny Fass’ Employment Law Practice. “We are happy to enhance our existing services with a seasoned attorney who can assist companies of all sizes with projects of all sizes – from day-to-day employee issues to larger scale litigation needs.”
Varghese routinely advises clients nationwide on business continuity strategy, enforceability of restrictive covenants, drafting of employment agreements, leaves, terminations, reductions in force, performance management, diversity and inclusion, whistleblower matters and any applicable local, state and federal employment and labor laws such as, Title VII, FMLA, NLRA, ADA, FLSA, ADEA, HIPAA, WARN and OSHA.
About Colodny Fass
For more than 40 years, Colodny Fass has represented clients throughout Florida and across the nation in diverse areas of the law. Consistently named as one of the top firms in the State of Florida, Colodny Fass lawyers have attained the highest rating of “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell, the most respected attorney ranking service in the world. They also have been named perennially to the top listings of many respected publications such as SuperLawyers, South Florida Legal Guide Top Lawyers, Florida Trend’s Legal Elite and others. The Firm has also attained the AM Best “Best Recommended Attorney” and “Qualified Law Firm” status. Providing full-service law and governmental consulting with personal attention, Colodny, Fass effectively handles a multiplicity of matters “From the Capitol to the Courthouse.”