Andriette A. Roberts represents employers in her labor and employment practice. She handles cases involving employee allegations of sexual harassment; defamation; the denial of employee benefits; discrimination based on age, race, sex, national origin, and disability; whistleblower claims; wrongful discharge; and related matters. Andriette also regularly advises companies from small startups to global conglomerates on the day-to-day employment relationship, and she devotes time to providing strategic advice related to the negotiation and administration of collective bargaining agreements.
Andriette provides support on all matters before the National Labor Relations Board, the National Mediation Board, and labor arbitration proceedings. Employers seek counsel from Andriette on other employment policy issues including reductions in force, wage and hour, whistleblower, termination, and discrimination matters. Andriette drafts employment policies and agreements and advises clients about the particular impact that mergers, acquisitions, and other major business transactions will have on labor and employment.
A strong advocate for pro bono work, Andriette currently is vice chair of the Pro Bono Committee for the New York office. She maintains an active pro bono practice.
Clark Atlanta University, 2005, B.A., Cum Laude
Hofstra University School of Law, 2009, J.D.
US District Court for the Southern District of New York
US District Court for the Eastern District of New York
AWARDS AND AFFILIATIONS
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Employment, Law360 (2017)
Member, American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Section
Member, New York City Bar Association, Labor and Employment Section
October 2013 - Social Media: The Ongoing Evolution of Internal Controls, The Investment Lawyer, Vol. 20 No. 10
April 2010 - Understanding the Unemployment Trust Fund Crisis of 2010, National Employment Law Project
6/1/2017 - Morgan Lewis Advises Ferguson Enterprises in Sale of Endries International
3/24/2016 - Morgan Lewis Advises Mercury Systems Inc in $300M Microsemi Businesses Acquisition
10/14/2015 - Morgan Lewis Advises Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget in $513M Pending Acquisition
10/1/2014 - Morgan Lewis Represents UBM in $972M Purchase of Advanstar Communications