Sonja McGill has extensive experience as a trial attorney in all phases of employment law and commercial litigation. Sonja provides strategic advice and counsel on a broad range of employment issues, including recruiting, hiring, employee relations, discipline and terminations, internal investigations, leaves of absence, wage and hour compliance, labor relations, EEO compliance, contingent worker issues, and immigration compliance management.
Sonja is a seasoned mediator and negotiator. Additionally, she regularly gives presentations and seminars on employment law training programs for companies’ HR and management departments and assists with formulating and revising HR policies.
Before entering private practice, Sonja served as in-house counsel for HMS Holdings, Inc. and J.C. Penney Corporation. Sonja successfully tried multiple nationwide labor and employment claims in state court, federal court, and arbitration as the first-chair trial defense attorney for both corporations.