Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce

03/14/2017 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 03/17/2017 09:47

Boy to Share Employment Law Practices at Global Pet Expo in Orlando

Boy to share employment law practices at Global Pet Expo in Orlando

Fort Myers, Florida - Employment Law Attorney Suzanne Boy of Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A., will present two courses at the Global Pet Expo at the Orlando Convention Center on March 22-24, 2017. In her first presentation, 'Employment Law 101: What Every Employer Should Know,' Boy will educate business owners and supervisors on basic employment laws, including discrimination, harassment, retaliation, social media, and performance management. In her second presentation, 'Please Sign Here: A Guide to Workplace Documentation,' Boy will teach attendees how to prepare and implement solid employment policies and contracts, as well as how to ensure handbooks do not violate NLRB rules on protected concerted activity.

Boy concentrates her practice in employment law, assisting clients with all aspects of employment-related litigation, claims, and client counseling. She frequently speaks to businesses and professional groups on various employment matters, and is the lead blogger and editor of the Southwest Florida Employment Law Blog.

Boy has been recognized for her professional and community involvement. In 2014, she was named one of Gulfshore Business Magazine's Forty Under 40, as well as named to Business Observer's 40 Under 40 list the same year. For six consecutive years, Boy has been recognized by Florida Super Lawyers® magazine for her work in business litigation and employment & labor. In 2012, she was one of 174 attorneys in the entire state of Florida selected as an 'Up and Comer' by Florida Trend Magazine's Legal Elite.

Boy currently serves on several boards and committees, including SHRM SWFL, Canterbury School Board of Trustees, and the Florida Bar Twentieth Judicial Circuit's Grievance Committee. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Florida (with honors, 2002), and her law degree from Stetson University College of Law (2006). She can be reached at [email protected] or by phone at 239.344.1403.

Henderson Franklin is the largest, locally-based law firm between Tampa and Miami with over 50 attorneys dedicated to providing a wide range of legal services in the areas of business and tax planning, business and civil litigation, employment law, estate planning, family law, intellectual property, workers' compensation, real estate, and land use and environmental law. Since 1924, Henderson Franklin has been assisting clients build their homes, businesses and communities in Southwest Florida. Henderson Franklin operates offices in Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Sanibel Island and Naples (by appointment only). For more information on Boy, visit

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