Watanabe Nason is pleased to announce the placement of Cynthia Jackson with Dentons. Ms. Jackson was the Chair of Baker & McKenzie’s North America Compensation and Employment Law Practice Group and resident in their Palo Alto office.
Ms. Jackson has over 35 years of experience representing some of the world’s largest companies in complex domestic and international employment counseling and litigation matters. She is recognized as a “Leader in her Field” by CHAMBERS USA which states “Cynthia Jackson is an experienced lawyer who is well known for defending companies in complex employment litigation matters. Clients appreciate her ability to get straight to the point and to provide practical advice”.
In addition to traditional US practice issues such as wrongful termination, whistleblower investigations and defense, ERISA, discrimination and harassment, unfair business practices, wage and hour and other compensation and employment matters, Ms. Jackson also advises multinationals on international employment matters including workforce expansions and retrenchments, locally compliant employment practices and agreements, Global Codes of Conduct, Global Supply Chains and corporate social responsibility, global hotlines, and global data privacy issues. She also represents employers in appellate proceedings, administrative proceedings, arbitrations and class actions.
Ms. Jackson was selected for, among other successes, her work advising multinational clients on data privacy and security as it pertains to employment policies, workplace investigations and cross-border employment litigation, which encompass multiple privacy and employment laws and their distinctions in the jurisdictions where her clients operate.