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Boy to Share Best Employment Law Practices at Global Pet Expo in Orlando

March 14, 2018

Employment Law Attorney Suzanne Boy of Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A., will present two sessions at the Global Pet Expo at the Orlando Convention Center on March 21, 2018. In her first interactive presentation, “Test Your Employment Law IQ: Issue Spotting for Employers,” attendees will learn how to spot potential legal issues and gain a better understanding of important employment laws. In Boy’s second session, “Top Ten Reasons Employees Sue Their Employers,” attendees will learn how they can potentially avoid lawsuits, ways to effectively defend lawsuits if they are filed, and proactive steps to reduce liability.

Boy concentrates her practice in employment law, assisting clients with all aspects of employment-related litigation, claims, and client counseling. She frequently speaks to businesses and professional groups on various employment matters, is the lead blogger and editor of the Southwest Florida Employment Law Blog and is Conference Chair of the firm’s annual HR Law & Solutions conference.

Boy has been recognized for her professional achievements and community involvement. She has been named one of Gulfshore Business Magazine’s 40 Under 40 and Business Observer's 40 Under 40; recognized by Florida Super Lawyers magazine every year since 2010; and, one of 174 attorneys in Florida selected as an “Up and Comer” by Florida Trend Magazine’s Legal Elite. She also holds the highest AV rating by Martindale Hubbell.

Boy is the Legislative Director for the SHRM SWFL Board of Directors. She is a graduate of the 2012 Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Leadership class and serves on its Board of Directors. She previously served on the Chamber’s Women in Business Committee and was a founding member of the Leadership NEXT Committee. Boy is also a Trustee for the Canterbury School.

Boy received her undergraduate degree from the University of Florida (with honors, 2002), and her law degree from Stetson University College of Law (2006).

Boy may be reached at or by phone at 239.344.1403.