Partner / Honolulu
Melissa H. Lambert
Melissa Lambert is a Partner in the firm's Honolulu office and a member of the Litigation practice group. She concentrates her practice in commercial litigation, employment litigation, and trust and estate litigation. In addition, Ms. Lambert counsels employers in all aspects of employment law.
Assists employers in responding to charges of discrimination, including sex, race, national origin, age and disability, filed with federal and state agencies. Defends clients against wrongful discharge, discrimination, harassment, whistleblower, and retaliation lawsuits filed in federal and state courts.
Advises employers regarding compliance with federal and state employment laws, wage and hour issues, discipline and discharge, personnel policies and procedures, corporate restructuring and downsizing issues, and successor employer liability. Assist clients with drafting employee handbooks, job descriptions, employment contracts, and confidentiality and non-competition agreements.
- Hawaii State Bar Association
- Hawaii Employers Council
- Hawaii Women Lawyers
- Hawaii Women's Legal Foundation
- Junior League of Honolulu
- Georgetown Club of Hawaii
- Society for Human Resource Management