Littler Mendelson, P.C. • Houston, Texas
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1301 McKinney Street, Suite 1900
Houston, Texas 77010
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AREAS OF PRACTICE
Ms. Headley is the managing shareholder of the Houston office of Littler Mendelson. Her practice encompasses all labor and employment related matters including labor and employment litigation in federal and state court and administrative proceedings before the National Labor Relations Board, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Ms. Headley also regularly counsels employers on employment issues involving federal and state employment and labor laws. She has represented employers in numerous types of employment disputes including federal and state court cases alleging discrimination on the basis of age, race, sex, national origin, religion, and disability discrimination and sexual harassment. Ms. Headley has litigated state court cases involving alleged workers’ compensation discrimination, breach of employment contract, enforcement of covenants-not-to compete, and other workplace claims.
Ms. Headley has represented employers in collective bargaining and before the National Labor Relations Board in cases involving salting, alleged discrimination because of union activity, and refusal to bargain.
Ms. Headley was selected as one of Texas’ Top 50 Female Super Lawyers for 2003 in the Law & Politics and Texas Monthly 2003 Survey . She has been listed in the Best Lawyers in America publication since 2001 under Labor and Employment Lawyers and in the Chamber USA 2003 survey of America’s Leading Business Lawyers . Ms. Headley was selected by the Texas Lawyer in 2001 as one of 16 ?go to? labor and employment lawyers in Texas. She is a member of the Employee Rights and Responsibilities Committee of the Labor and Employment Section of the American Bar Association. Ms. Headley is also a member of the Labor and Employment Section of the Texas State Bar and currently serves on the Council for the State Bar Labor and Employment Section. She is a member of the Houston Bar Association and the Labor and Employment Section of the Houston Bar Association. Ms. Headley is also a member of the Houston Chapter of Associated General Contractors and serves as Co-Chair of the Human Resources and Employment Law Committee for Associated General Contractors. She is a frequent speaker on various labor and employment issues, including harassment.
- College: Texas Tech University; University of Houston, B.F.A., 1972
- Law School: University of Houston, J.D., cum laude, 1982