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Benton N. Wood

Fisher Phillips, Partner

Orlando, Florida
Benton Wood, who is a partner in the firm's Orlando office, is Board Certified by the Florida Bar as a Labor and Employment Law expert, and he is a litigator who represents private and public sector employers in all aspects of employment and labor law. Benton focuses his practice in employment law litigation and has litigated a multitude of employment-related claims on behalf of management, including sex discrimination, race discrimination, age discrimination, national origin discrimination, disability discrimination, unlawful retaliation, Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) violations, Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) violations, Equal Pay Act (EPA) violations, Whistle-blower retaliation, workers' compensation retaliation, civil rights violations (including violations of the 1st, 4th and 14th Amendments to the U.S. Constitution), unpaid wage violations, breach of employment contracts, breach of settlement agreements, defamation, invasion of privacy, assault, battery, false imprisonment, intentional infliction of emotional distress, and negligent hiring. Benton also has extensive experience representing public and private sector employers throughout Central Florida in employment arbitrations conducted under the rules of the American Arbitration Association (AAA), the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) and the Florida Arbitration Code. Benton represents management in other labor matters, including labor negotiations, impasse proceedings and unfair labor practice litigation with the State of Florida Public Employees Relations Commission (PERC). Professional Activities Community Activities

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Firm Prospects attorney tracking launched in 2015/2016. Prior employment history currently unavailable.

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