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Shannon ("Missy") S. Spainhour

Shannon ("Missy") S. Spainhour
mss@dhwlegal.com
(828) 771-0833
(704) 904-0506 mobile

Areas of Practice:

Litigation
Labor and Employment
Appellate Practice

NC Dispute Resolution Committee Certified

       Superior Court Mediator

Education:

Sewanee, The University of the South, BA, 1997

Wake Forest University School of Law, JD, 2001

Professional Associations:

                 Member, Labor and Employment Section

                 Young Lawyers' Division, 2001-2010

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS:


Recognized by Business North Carolina magazine as a member of the "Legal Elite" in the field of Employment, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.
Recognized by Super Lawyers magazine as a member of the Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" in 2012, 2013 and 2014.

Recognized by Business North Carolina magazine as a member of the "Legal Elite" Women Lawyers, 2014.

Speaker, NC/SC Labor & Employment Lawyers Continuing Education Annual Meeting: "Class and Collective Actions under the FLSA and NC Wage and Hour Act," 2014.

Previous Employment:

Cranfill, Sumner & Hartzog, LLP, Charlotte, NC, 2001-2004

Fisher & Phillips, LLP, Charlotte, NC, 2004-2007

K&L Gates, LLP (f/k/a Kennedy Covington), Charlotte, NC, 2007-2010

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