Alecia W. Winfield
Littler shareholder Alecia W. Winfield skillfully guides clients through workplace compliance challenges, serves as an early career mentor for the firm’s diverse associates and devotes significant effort to advancing her community and the legal industry.
Winfield works with in-house counsel and human resources to provide advice and counsel on challenging personnel and policy-related compliance issues. She performs audits on the full spectrum of wage and hour issues, including payroll practices and overtime exemptions. Winfield defends employers wage and hour class actions, and single-plaintiff discrimination, harassment and wrongful termination lawsuits. Her tested and credible legal skills contributed to a complete class decertification and Private Attorneys General Act summary adjudication for a security services company client – a career highlight. As a core member of the firm’s Employment Practices Audits practice group, Winfield conducts employment practices audits using the firm’s innovative technology product, Audit QB.