Kathryn S. Crouss

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Kathryn S. Crouss

Associate
Location:
Springfield, Massachusetts
Phone:
413-693-2787
Fax:
413-739-7740
Email:

Katie is a member of the litigation department and handles all aspects of civil litigation, including employee and management side employment law litigation, personal injury, and domestic relations litigation.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Law
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Domestic Relations & Family
  • Personal Injury
  • Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • Connecticut

Education

  • Western New England University School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts
    • J.D. cum laude - 2012
    • Honors: Recipient: CALI Award for Excellence: Non-profit Law Spring, 2011
    • Honors: Dean’s List
    • Honors: Recipient: Academic Scholarship, 2008-2011
    • Honors: Rodney E. and Gail M. Blakesley Law Scholarship, 2010
    • Honors: David Nelson Case Endowed Memorial Scholarship, 2011
    • Law Review: Western New England Law Review, Editor-in-Chief, 2011 - 2012
    • Law Review: Western New England Law Review, Staff Member, 2010 - 2011
  • Allegheny College
    • B.A.
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

Honors and Awards

  • Federal Litigation: pension rights Fall, 2011
  • Notary public

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Hampden County Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Law Review Advisory Committee, Member
  • Board of Directors, Dress for Success – Western Massachusetts chapter, Member

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Springfield . Northampton

Education

  • Western New England University School of Law, J.D., 2012, Cum Laude
  • Allegheny College, B.A. in Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • State of Connecticut

Awards, Achievements & Appointments

  • Recipient: CALI Award for Excellence: Non-profit Law Spring, 2011; Federal Litigation: pension rights Fall, 2011
  • Notary public
  • Dean’s List: Western New England University School of Law
  • Editor-in-Chief: Western New England Law Review, 2011-12
  • Staff Member: Western New England Law Review, 2010-11
  • Author: Welcome to The Jungle: Salespeople and the Administrative Exemption to the Fair Labor Standards Act, Vol. 34, Western New England Law Review,2012
  • Recipient: Academic Scholarship, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011; Rodney E. and Gail M. Blakesley Law Scholarship, 2010; David Nelson Case Endowed Memorial Scholarship, 2011

Professional & Community Activities

  • Member: Law Review Advisory Committee
  • Member: Board of Directors, Dress for Success – Western Massachusetts chapter

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Hampden County Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Law Review Note:  Welcome to The Jungle : Salespeople and the Administrative Exemption to the Fair Labor Standards Act; published in Vol. 34, Western New England Law Review

Don’t Fall into Common Traps: An Employer’s Obligations to Sick and Disabled Employees
BusinessWest, May 5, 2014

The Bay State’s Personnel Records Law Beware — There Are Some Traps for the Unwary Employer
BusinessWest, November 4, 2013

Bullying in the Workplace: Legislation Seeks to Protect Workers from Abuse, Harassment
BusinessWest, July 29, 2013