Sirote & Permutt Attorney Gaile Pugh Gratton Featured in Business Alabama Magazine
Gaile Pugh Gratton, shareholder at Sirote & Permutt, was featured in the April 2014 issue of Business Alabama Magazine. One of only six female attorneys chosen for the article, Gratton offered key insight about labor and employment law, specifically discrimination in the workplace.
“It is important to be proactive, because it establishes the employer will not tolerate discrimination. That helps avoid potential problems and can serve as an effective defense in case of discrimination.”
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Gratton has considerable experience litigating employment claims and is a member of the firm's Labor & Employment Group. She advises clients on the development and implementation of workplace policies and procedures to ensure legal compliance. She conducts investigations of discrimination claims and employee misconduct, as well as performing labor audits. Gratton prepares employee and personnel manuals for private and public employers. Gratton received her J.D. from Harvard University. She is a Martindale-Hubbell AV rated attorney, the highest ranking attainable demonstrating achievement of preeminent status in the areas of legal ability and professional ethics. Gratton has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America for Labor & Employment Law for the years 2012-14. She was also recently featured in B-Metro Magazine as a Top Flight attorney.