The Higgins Firm is proud to announce that Anne Hunter Williams has joined the firm. Anne will be focusing on all areas of employment law as she heads up our Employment Law Practice Group. Specifically, Anne represents employees in wrongful termination, harassment and discrimination cases. Anne also negotiates severance packages and reviews non-competition covenants for terminated employees.
Anne graduated from DePaul University College of Law in Chicago, Illinois, after obtaining her undergraduate degree in English Literature from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana. Anne was an associate in a boutique labor and employment firm in Chicago. She then served as an Assistant Attorney General in Illinois where she practiced employment discrimination defense in the Government Representation Bureau. Anne moved to Tennessee in 2000 and became Group Publisher with M. Lee Smith Publishing, LLC where she focused on publishing labor and employment manuals and reports.
Anne has been involved in the private practice of law in Tennessee focusing on employment discrimination and wage and hour law on behalf of individuals. She practices in both state and federal courts and before the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). We are pleased to welcome her to the firm and look forward to using her skills and expertise on behalf of our clients.
If you have an employment law question for Anne or any of our Tennessee Labor Law Attorneys, feel free to send and email or call at anytime.