We are pleased to welcome Stacy De Leon as an associate in Tressler’s Local Government Practice Group. Stacy represents local government entities and private sector employers. Her practice handles all aspects of tort liability defense, constitutional claims, contract issues, employment disputes, education matters and business litigation. “I am very excited to join the firm,” said Stacy De Leon. “I look forward to working with Tressler’s experienced group of attorneys and diverse clients.” Prior to joining Tressler,…
This week is Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week, which is a cause very dear to Annette’s heart.   Annette’s daughter Elizabeth passed away back in 2013 from mitochondrial disease. Every year, during the third week of September the mitochondrial disease community comes together to bring awareness and educate others on this rare genetic disease.  MitoAction is a nonprofit organization which started in 2005 from a New England support group.  During the awareness week, MitoAction encourages…
Tuesday, September 21, 2021 The way in which health care providers deliver information to patients looks very different now than it did a few years ago — and the pandemic has only accelerated that transformation. Today, telehealth is a primary method of consultation across most health services, including mental health, COVID-19 virtual screening, ongoing care and more. As the health care industry digitizes many of its services — for convenience, preference or safety — administrators…
Monday, September 20, 2021 Are you looking for a career as an ADR practitioner but nervous about opening up your own practice? Are you confident in your dispute resolution skills but unsure how to apply them full-time in the workplace? Consider the role of organizational ombuds. An organizational ombuds is an employee of an organization dedicated exclusively to assisting serving other employees through coaching, facilitation, problem solving, mediation and other techniques. The ombuds exists to…