Carolyn A. McMenemy


Carolyn is an attorney at Schwartz Hannum PC and a member of the Firm’s Labor and Employment and Education Practice groups. She 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.


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Carolyn A. McMenemy


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  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, cum laude (2011)
  • Boston University, cum laude (2007)

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • New York

Professional Affiliations

  • Boston Bar Association
  • Massachusetts LGBTQ Bar Association
  • Women’s Bar Association Of Massachusetts