Florida NELA

National Employment Lawyers Association of Florida

Welcome to the Florida Chapter of the National Employment Lawyers Association.
You'll find valuable information here for employment attorneys and clients alike... read more

Promoting Employment Law Education

Promoting the civil rights of employees, applicants and former employees, and to assist the lawyers who represent them... read more

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Our Mission

The Florida Chapter of the National Employment Lawyers Association (Florida NELA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of workers' rights. Its membership is restricted to attorneys who primarily represent employees when handling employment-related legal matters. Florida NELA's current membership includes more than 160 attorneys, who are located throughout the state of Florida.

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Recent News

  • 11th Circuit NELA Chapters Spring Conference Photos

    Sights and sounds of the Joint Conference in Savannah, GA.

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  • 11th Circuit Spring Conference

    11th Circuit NELA Chapters Spring Conference

    SAVE THE DATE! March 21st & 22nd at the Hyatt Regency in Savannah Georgia. Download the full details of the program in PDF format below :

    Spring Conference Brochure View PDF

  • Sheriff's Office Set to Settle Case

    SARASOTA - The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is seeking to settle a federal civil rights lawsuit brought by one of its former deputies for $597,593.

    Sheriff's Office Set to Settle Case View Press Release

  • Summer Advocacy Fellows 2013 Recipient Announced

    Congratulations Recipient of the 2013 Florida NELA Summer Advocacy Fellowship:
    Raana Burney Hosted by Patrice A. Pucci, P.A.

  • Jury rules against Largo Company in sexual harassment case

    TAMPA - A federal jury has awarded more than $20 million in damages to eight former employees of a Largo travel company where male managers were accused of groping and sexually harassing female workers. The total payout will be less because of a federal cap on damages.

    Jury rules against Largo Company in sexual harassment case View Press Release

  • Smith v. City of New Smyrna

    Orlando Jury Awards $444,000 to Female Fire Fighter/Paramedic Whom New Smyrna Beach Fire Department Harassed, Retaliated Against And Wrongfully Fired. View the entire press release below :

    Smith v. City of New Smyrna Press Release View PDF

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