LaKeshia is an associate in the Business Litigation group who focuses her practice on labor and employment and education matters. LaKeshia provides support and advice to clients on a range of employment issues involving discrimination, harassment and retaliation claims under federal and state law including Title VII and to colleges and universities on matters involving Title IX and sexual misconduct. Additionally, LaKeshia works with clients to develop agreements, handbooks and policies that are in compliance with applicable law.

Prior to beginning her legal career, LaKeshia gained valuable experience as a social worker in the healthcare industry where she proactively identified and addressed complex barriers for individuals and entities. As a result, LaKeshia utilizes these skills to provide labor and employment advice and solutions to healthcare clients.

Presentations

  • Minorities In the Profession, A Real Life Discussion: Advice From Minorities in the Legal Profession for Future Minorities in the Profession, NCCU School of Law Diversity Pipeline Event, March 18, 2020 (Durham, NC)