Paula Graves Ardelean
Firm: Butler Snow LLP
Address: 1020 Highland Colony Parkway, Suite 1400
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Membership: AssociationsAmerican Bar Association•Labor and Employment Section•Council Member (Section Governance)•CLE / Institutes and Meetings Committee•Employer Co-Chair•5th Annual Section of Labor and Employment Law Conference•Employer Co-Chair•Employme
University: Mississippi College, B.S.B.A., Accounting, 1983, University of Mississippi, J.D., cum laude, 1986 Editorial Board, Mississippi Law Journal
Admitted: 1986, Mississippi; U.S. District Courts, Mississippi: Northern and Southern Districts; Arkansas: Eastern and Western Districts; U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit; U.S. Supreme Court
Biography: Serving as counsel to some of the world's largest employers, Paula's practice focuses on employment counseling, training and employment, non-compete and trade secret litigation. Distinctions•AV-Rated, Martindale-Hubbell •Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Labor & Employment (Mississippi) - Band 1, 2015 •The Best Lawyers in America , Employment Law - Management, Litigation - Labor & Employment •Mid-South Super Lawyers , Employment and Labor, 2013-2015 •Fellow, College of Labor and Employment Lawyers •Fellow, American Bar Foundation •Fellow, American Bar Association •50 Leading Business Women, Mississippi Business Journal, 2009 •Mississippi Bar Young Lawyers Division, President's Award for Public Service Publications• Leave Policy Language: Mississippi, Practical Law Company, September 2012. • Hiring Requirements: Mississippi, Practical Law Company, September 2012. • Leave Laws: Mississippi, Practical Law Company, August 2012. • Mini-WARN Acts: Mississippi, Practical Law Company, June 2012.