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Stacey McKee Knight

Partner
stacey.knight@kattenlaw.com
Los Angeles – Century City Office
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Overview

Stacey McKee Knight serves as national co-chair of Katten's 200-attorney Litigation practice, and is a member of the firm's Board of Directors. She also is one of the founding members of the Katten Women's Leadership Forum, an organization instrumental in creating the firm's award-winning workplace flexibility and advancement programs. With a strong and versatile practice spanning labor and employment law, as well as deep experience in groundbreaking matters at the intersection of property rights and free speech as related to union activity, she delivers a full complement of employment-related legal services to prominent and long-standing clients from coast-to-coast. Stacey represents clients in venues ranging from the US Department of Labor to federal court.

Stacey's extensive class action experience at the state and federal levels includes wage and hour class actions and collective actions, such as Fair Labor Standards Act, meal and rest period, donning and doffing, vacation and regular rate of pay claims. She has served as lead counsel for dozens of matters involving claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, and reasonable accommodation under state and federal law.

She represents management in a variety of labor relations matters, including collective bargaining, arbitration, picketing and leafleting, injunction proceedings and unfair labor practice charges. She also represents employers in litigation and day-to-day preventive counseling, including hiring, promotion, disability accommodation and termination of their employees and compliance with local, state and federal employment laws.

A frequent speaker and author, Stacey has educated audiences on an array of topics, including employment legislative developments, wage and hour, employment discrimination and harassment, and disability discrimination and accommodation.

Shown below is a selection of Stacey’s engagements.

Recognition

Daily Journal

Daily Journal, Top Labor and Employment List, 2013–2014, 2016
Super Lawyers, 2007–2008, 2010, 2012–2017

National Law Journal

National Law Journal, Litigation Trailblazers, 2015
Stacey McKee Knight

Education

  • JD, University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
  • BA, University of Redlands

Bar Admissions

  • California

Recognition

Daily Journal

Top Labor and Employment List, 2013–2014, 2016
Super Lawyers
2007–2008, 2010, 2012–2017

National Law Journal

Litigation Trailblazers, 2015
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Memberships

  • Employment Law Strategist, Editor
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Executive Committee, Labor & Employment Law Section