HOUSTON, TX—Scott Nelson, a leading labor and employment lawyer with more than two decades of experience handling complex domestic and international employment matters and commercial litigation, has joined Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP as a partner in the firm’s Houston office.
Nelson focuses his practice on complex employment litigation in federal and state courts, with a particular emphasis on wage and hour class and collective actions, ERISA litigation, and trade secret and restrictive covenant matters. He also has an active counseling practice, advising clients on all aspects of employment law compliance, including internal investigations, executive terminations, mass layoffs, employee policies, employee training, due diligence, international employment law issues, restrictive covenants, and wage-and-hour matters.
Nelson joins Hunton Andrews Kurth from Seyfarth Shaw LLP, where he was a partner. He also previously served as leader of Baker McKenzie LLP’s domestic U.S. Employment Counseling and Litigation practice.