February 9, 2021 (New Orleans) – Proskauer associate Atoyia Harris has been named to the Lawyers of Color Hot List 2020. The Lawyers of Color selection committee, based on their independent research, chose honorees with noteworthy accomplishments and dedication to diversity pipeline initiatives.
Atoyia is an associate in the Labor and Employment Department and a member of the Employment Litigation & Counseling Group. With bench trial, jury trial, and administrative hearing experience, Atoyia approaches each matter strategically to provide the best result for her clients. She has advised and successfully defended matters on a wide variety of issues. Additionally, she provides training and conducts in-house investigations for her clients.
Prior to law school, Atoyia received her Bachelor of Music in Industry Studies with emphasis in classical piano from Loyola University New Orleans and was member of the Loyola University women’s basketball team. She received her J.D. with an International Law Certification from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law. Read Atoyia’s full profile here: Lawyers of Color Hot List 2020.
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