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Karla E. Sanchez

Associate

Phone: 303.299.8418

Fax: 303.297.2900

ksanchez@shermanhoward.com

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Legal Secretary

Mary Ann Meise
303.299.8109

Areas of Emphasis

Labor and Employment

Education

  • Juris Doctor, with honors, The University of Texas School of Law, 2010
  • Bachelor of Arts, with honors, The University of Chicago, 2006
  • Fluent in Spanish

Karla Sanchez represents employers in all aspects of labor relations including federal and state court litigation, representation before federal and state agencies, organizing defense, labor arbitration and other matters. Karla also represents employers by counseling and litigating FLSA and discrimination claims and advising employers about their policies and practices. Karla began her career with the National Labor Relations Board as an attorney in Region 27 (Denver).

Professional Activities
  • Admitted Illinois, 2010
  • Admitted Colorado, 2012
  • Member, American Bar Association, 2010-present
  • Member, American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, 2010-present
  • Member, American Bar Association Labor and Employment Section, 2010-present
  • Judge, Rocky Mountains Super Regional ILSA Philip Jessup International Law Moot Court, 2011
Publications and Presentations
  • Co-author, Routine Remedy or Radical Departure–Is Backpay for Unlawful Immigrants Beyond the Scope of the Board’s Remedial Processes? Mezonos Maven Bakery, 357 NLRB No. 47 (2011)
Previous Experience
  • Field Attorney, National Labor Relations Board, 2010-2011