Akilah F. Craig

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Offices Houston
Phone 713.588.7042
Fax 713.588.7062

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Akilah is an associate in the Vorys Houston office and a member of the labor and employment group. Akilah defends employers in and before federal and state courts and administrative agencies on claims arising under various employment statutes, including  Title VII, the American with Disabilities Act, and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, and their state law counterparts.  She also counsels clients, particularly in the retail and energy industries on a wide range of employment matters, including calculating overtime rates, employment of minors, state law wage and hour requirements, internal investigations, and discharge and discipline of employees.  Akilah has presented seminars on workplace civility, restrictive covenants, and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Akilah received her J.D. from Baylor Law School. While in law school, Akilah was a member of the school’s nationally-recognized advocacy program. Akilah competed in and received numerous awards for her participation in national mock trial and moot court competitions.  She received her B.A. from Franklin and Marshall College.

Prior to joining Vorys, Akilah was an associate at a boutique litigation firm, focusing her practice on complex commercial litigation. Akilah represented large corporations, small family businesses, and individuals in matters involving tort and contract claims.

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