Meet Kathlyn Perez


Perez Law LLC focuses on assisting businesses in three areas: (1) working with clients on retainer as outside employment counsel, (2) creating and conducting in-person, virtual, or module employment law trainings, and (3) workplace investigations.

For nearly 15 years, Kathlyn Perez, founder of Perez Law LLC, has represented all types and sizes of businesses ensuring compliance with federal, state, and local employment laws, counseling on employee relations and HR issues, conducting internal investigations and trainings, negotiating employment contracts, and navigating high risk departures, severances, and settlement agreements.
Prior to starting her own business, Kathlyn was a Shareholder at Baker Donelson where she practiced in employment law and commercial litigation, handling the defense of all types of employment litigation, as well as complex business matters involving clients in a variety of industries.

Kathlyn graduated magna cum laude and Order of the Coif from Tulane University School of Law and resides in New Orleans with her husband, who is also an attorney, and their two young children.

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Tulane University Law School, J.D. 2006

Washington and Lee University, B.S. 2002

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