Sonja is a member of Bell Nunnally's Labor, Employment and Benefits and Litigation practice areas. She has extensive experience as a trial attorney in all phases of employment law and commercial litigation and came to the firm after serving in an in-house capacity for several major corporations. Sonja provides strategic advice and counsel on a broad range of employment issues, including recruiting, hiring, employee relations, discipline and terminations, internal investigations, leaves of absence, wage and hour compliance, labor relations, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) compliance, government contractor compliance issues, contingent worker issues and immigration compliance management. She also frequently serves as a mediator and negotiator.
Sonja is active in her communities beyond her involvement with LCLD. Among other memberships and activities, she is a board member for Big Thought and REAL School Gardens, a Texas Bar Foundation fellow, a member of the Coalition for a New Dallas, the Executive Women Dallas, and the Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce. Sonja is also the immediate past president of the Princeton Alumni Association of Dallas/Fort Worth. Sonja recently joined theTexas Lawbook's Editorial Advisory Board.
Sonja loves good food and music, running, sports, and hanging out with her dogs at the local dog park.
Areas of Practice
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Labor & Employment Law
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