Susan K. Lessack

Susan K. Lessack


Berwyn, PA
Phone: 610.640.7806    Fax: 610.640.7835

Philadelphia, PA
Phone: 215.981.4569    Fax: 215.981.4750

Examples of the types of representative engagements in which Ms. Lessack has participated include:

  • assist clients in making decisions affecting employees that are in compliance with employment laws
  • conduct audits of human resources policies and procedures
  • defend litigation and administrative claims involving allegations of employment discrimination based on race, gender, religion, national origin, age and disability
  • advise clients concerning the appropriate classification of workers as employees or independent contractors and prepare independent contractor agreements
  • negotiate and draft employment and separation agreements
  • counsel clients on issues related to employee wellness programs
  • advise clients regarding the enforceability of restrictive covenant agreements
  • conduct investigations of employee harassment and advise clients regarding the remediation of sexual and other harassment claims counsel clients concerning the design and implementation of reductions in force
  • investigate data breach incidents involving employees
  • counsel clients regarding the proper classification of employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act.


  • J.D., highest honors, George Washington University National Law Center, 1988, Order of the Coif; associate, The George Washington University Law Review.
  • B.B.A., Personnel Management, with distinction, George Washington University, 1983, Member, Beta Gamma Sigma (business honor society)

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania

Court Admissions

  • United States Supreme Court, 1993
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 1988
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1988

Practice Areas

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