ELIZABETH S. RUDNICK

Location: Memphis, Tennessee
Phone: 901-521-2860
Fax: 901-521-2861
Email: erudnick@rhpfirm.com

 

Narrative:

Elizabeth S. Rudnick co-chairs the employment discrimination defense practice group. Ms. Rudnick has more than twenty years of experience defending claims of employment discrimination, harassment, disability accommodation, federal civil rights violations, wage and hour disputes, retaliation, and all forms of practicing employment law.  Ms. Rudnick counsels employers of all sizes regarding compliance with federal, state, and local civil rights and discrimination laws, disability accommodation procedures, family leave, wage and hour compliance, and internal harassment investigations.  She handles all aspects of litigation, specializing in cases arising under Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, and section 1983.  She is also highly experienced in responding to administrative charges brought before the EEOC and state fair employment practices administrative agencies.

Ms. Rudnick has taken the qualifying coursework to be a Rule 31 general civil mediator.

Areas of Practice:

  • Litigation

Litigation Percentage:

  • 100% Employment

Bar Admissions:

  • Tennessee
  • Ohio (inactive)
  • Maryland (inactive)
  • S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee
  • S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee
  • S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

Education:

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
    • D., 1998
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • A., magna cum laude, 1995

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Tennessee Bar Association

  • Memphis Bar Association