HOLLY M. PERKINS ELECTED MEMBER OF JOSEPH, HOLLANDER & CRAFT LLC
(WICHITA / TOPEKA / LAWRENCE, Kan.) – Joseph, Hollander & Craft LLC has elected Holly M. Perkins, of the firm’s Topeka and Lawrence offices, as a new member.
Perkins joined Joseph, Hollander & Craft in 2013 as the firm was expanding its civil litigation and employment law practice in northeast Kansas. She is a trial lawyer with an emphasis in labor and employment law and general civil litigation.
Perkins advocates for large and small employers before state and federal courts and administrative agencies, defending allegations of sexual harassment, retaliation, wrongful discharge, and discrimination claims. She also aids employers pursuing former employees for violations of non-compete agreements and misappropriation of trade secrets.
“Holly has been a driving force in our expansion in Topeka, Lawrence and the Kansas City suburbs,” said Christopher M. Joseph, who leads the firm’s Northeast Kansas Division. “Her legal expertise has drawn new clients to the firm. As a result, we’ve added additional attorneys and staff, with more to come on board soon.”
Perkins earned her bachelor’s degree in finance at the University of Connecticut and her J.D. from the University of Kansas School of Law. While attending law school, she participated in a Judicial Externship with The Honorable John Lungstrum of the U.S. District Court, District of Kansas. She is admitted to practice in Kansas state and federal courts, Missouri state courts, and the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri. She holds the Martindale-Hubble Law Directory’s highest AV rating for attorneys.
Perkins serves on the board of directors for both the Shelter, Inc., of Lawrence, and the Lawrence Humane Society.
Joseph, Hollander & Craft LLC has 16 attorneys and offices in Wichita, Kansas City, Lawrence & Topeka. The firm’s primary practice areas include civil litigation, management employment and labor law, complex criminal defense, commercial law and family law. See more at JosephHollander.com