Philadelphia- January 7, 2015 - Weber Gallagher Partner Julie Kinkopf has been elected to the Board of Philadelphia Society of People and Strategy (PSPS) for the 2016-2017 year.
PSPS is a professional organization for Human Resources Executives where they may exchange ideas and knowledge. The group seeks to advance the human resources profession and provide professional development enhancement for its members.
Kinkopf is a former General Counsel and firm attorney who represents companies in employment and general litigation matters, defends public and private employers in all areas of employment law and advises managers and business owners.
She represents clients in employment law including hiring, discipline, termination, leave management, wage and hour disputes, discrimination and retaliation issues, reductions in force and enforcement of non-competition agreements. She also drafts and reviews employee handbooks, personnel forms, employment contracts and severance agreements. She represents clients in government audits and investigations. Her litigation experience includes a 50-day jury trial concerning an employment matter.
Before starting her own firm in 2013 and spending three years at another Bala Cynwyd employment firm, Kinkopf was General Counsel to a large medical company with 21 locations in Pennsylvania, Maryland and Illinois.
A frequent lecturer and author, Kinkopf’s articles have appeared in the Legal Intelligencer and HR Insights magazine.
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