Schwartz Hannum PC is thrilled to announce that Carolyn A. McMenemy has joined the Firm. Carolyn counsels clients on a wide variety of legal matters.
Carolyn develops policies and procedures to ensure clients’ compliance with federal, state and local employment laws. She represents businesses, non-profit organizations, and educational institutions in litigation matters. Carolyn has extensive experience investigating complaints and grievances. She also assists clients with improving disciplinary policies and procedures, responding to claims of discrimination and harassment, employee termination and severance agreements, and relations with labor unions.
Prior to joining the Firm, Carolyn served as Labor Counsel for the Human Resources Division of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Carolyn has also served as Lead Counsel at the Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General and as an Assistant Borough Chief for the New York City Law Department.
Carolyn is a cum laude graduate of both Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and Boston University and a member of the Boston Bar Association, the Massachusetts LGBTQ Bar Association and the Women’s Bar Association Of Massachusetts.
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Schwartz Hannum PC is thrilled to announce that Chambers USA has ranked Schwartz Hannum PC in Band 4 for the Labor & Employment – Massachusetts practice area. Schwartz Hannum PC is the only woman-owned law firm recognized by Chambers USA in the Labor & Employment – Massachusetts practice area.
One Chambers commentator said “Schwartz Hannum PC is always very quick to get back to us.”
Chambers USA has also recognized Sara Goldsmith Schwartz and William E. Hannum III as leading attorneys in labor and employment law in Massachusetts. This is the eighteenth consecutive year that Sara has been honored, and Will’s twelfth year being acknowledged by Chambers.
Chambers USA 2023 reports that “Sara is tough and super smart. She does a great job” and that Will is “A brilliant attorney who is very well respected.”
The rankings, which are determined by a rigorous process that includes a detailed written submission by the Firm and in-depth, objective research and interviews, were published in the recent Chambers USA 2023 guide. Chambers and Partners publishes guides worldwide, and has been a recognized leader in its field since 1990.