Vedder Price Snags Ex-Venable OSHA Atty In DC

Law360 (March 13, 2018, 6:07 PM EDT) -- Vedder Price PC bolstered its Washington, D.C., team Monday with the addition of a former Venable LLP attorney who focuses on traditional labor matters and Occupational Safety and Health Administration compliance.

Nicole A. Smith told Law360 on Tuesday that she was asked to join Vedder Price by Amy L. Bess, after Bess became the first female chair of the firm’s labor and employment practice. Smith said she had been in contact with Bess from years before when she had interviewed for new firms, though she turned down an offer from Vedder Price at the time.

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