Lori Baggett represents companies in many aspects of labor and employment law, with a particular expertise in workplace safety and health (OSHA) issues. She is one of a handful of Florida lawyers with OSHA 30 certification. She represents clients dealing with fatal and catastrophic accidents and helps them resolve OSHA citations and whistleblower complaints. She also advises and counsels employers on workplace legal compliance issues and defends employment-related claims. Her clients represent numerous industries, including construction, propane and natural gas equipment and systems, and retail.
Ms. Baggett’s experience defending companies in disputes with current or former employees includes federal and state lawsuits claiming discrimination, harassment, retaliation, failure to pay minimum or overtime wages, violations of the FMLA, and violations of non-compete restrictive covenants. She also represents companies in the construction industry, including large-scale national home builders, general contractors, suppliers, and manufacturers, in the areas of construction defects, contract disputes and OSHA investigation and compliance.
As a former Division I basketball player, Ms. Baggett believes in the power of teamwork. Whether working with colleagues or clients, she takes a collaborative, partnership approach.