Laura Mays Joins Firm

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Published: June 13, 2018

Firm increases Kentucky presence

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Experienced litigator Laura L. Mays has joined Steptoe & Johnson’s Lexington office.  Her practice will focus on general litigation as well as labor and employment.

“Adding Laura to our team is a big step toward growing our litigation capabilities in Kentucky,” said Steptoe & Johnson CEO Susan S. Brewer.  “Her diverse knowledge, as well as her skills in and out of the courtroom, will be an asset to many of the clients we serve there.”

Mays’ experience involves defending clients faced with claims related to employment, insurance defense, products liability, toxic torts, workers’ compensation, professional liability, and others. She has represented clients in state and federal courts and before the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.  She has litigated claims arising from the Americans with Disabilities Act, Family and Medical Leave Act, the Whistleblower Act, and Fair Labor Standards Act.  Mays was named a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” from 2014 to 2016.

She earned her law degree from the University of Kentucky and her bachelor’s degree from Georgetown College.

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