How Teleicia Helps Clients
Teleicia’s labor and employment law practice encompasses various aspects of litigation and proactive counseling. Her practice ranges from counseling employer on hiring and termination decisions, including reduction-in-force decisions, and compliance with federal and state employment laws, to drafting employee handbooks and policies. She has extensive experience representing management in employment litigation matters, including discrimination and retaliation, wrongful termination and promotion, and harassment and hostile work environment claims and cases. Teleicia also represents employers in single-plaintiff discrimination cases at both the administrative level and in federal and state court.
Teleicia regularly advises her clients on best practices in both traditional and non-traditional labor relations, providing counsel to both union and non-union employers. Teleicia’s practice includes representing employers in unfair labor practice proceedings before the National Labor Relations Board and providing guidance on compliance with National Labor Relations Act. She helps companies negotiate collective bargaining agreements, handle employee grievances and labor arbitrations, and develop strategies for responding to union campaigns and elections.
Teleicia was named to Pennsylvania’s Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2017, Billy Penn’s “Who’s Next” leaders in law list in 2017 and National Black Lawyers “Top 40 Under 40” in 2015.
What Clients Can Expect
With labor and employment matters, the myriad of regulations and legislative changes that employers must comply with can be daunting; accordingly, clients need an attorney who is committed to keeping them updated on best HR practices, legal update and an experienced counselor to address the latest concerns. Clients can expect a responsive business partner committed to providing cost-effective counseling, guidance on nuanced employment matters, practical advice on common workplace issues and a tenacious litigator.
Outside the Office
Teleicia is a Philadelphia transplant, who grew up in Detroit, MI. She met her husband while studying at Penn State Law, and the couple recently welcomed their first child, Clay, so when not in the office she spends her time exploring museums, restaurants and hidden city gems with her husband and son.
Teleicia was an NCAA scholar-athlete in track & field during her undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan.
Penn State Dickinson School of Law, J.D.
University of Michigan, B.A.
- New Jersey
- U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
- U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
Corporate Counsel for Women of Color
Pennsylvania Bar Association
National Employment Law Council Fellow (2014, 2015)
Pro-bono attorney with the Philadelphia VIP
Young Involved Philadelphia Board Prep Fellow (2016)
National Black Law Students Association, volunteer; former National Director of Programming and National Director of Alumni Affairs