Kali T. Wellington-James

Kali T. Wellington-James

Associate

Berwyn, PA
Phone: 610.640.7801    Fax: 610.640.7835

wellingtonk@pepperlaw.com

Kali T. Wellington-James is an associate in the Labor and Employment Practice Group of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Berwyn, Pennsylvania office. Ms. Wellington-James concentrates her practice in employment litigation and counseling. She regularly represents employers before federal and state administrative agencies as well as before federal and state courts in claims brought by former and current employees alleging employment discrimination. Ms. Wellington-James also has experience representing employers in wage and hour collective actions.

In addition, Ms. Wellington-James regularly counsels employers regarding compliance with federal and state anti-discrimination laws, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, and employee relations issues and employee termination/discipline. Ms. Wellington-James counsels employers regarding the proper classification of employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Education

  • J.D., Villanova University School of Law, 2009, Staff writer and associate editor of student works, Environmental Law Journal; Vice president, Black Law Student Association (2007-2008); Participant, Villanova Farmworkers Legal Aid Clinic
  • B.A., Boston College, 2006

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Practice Areas