Kimberly Veirs counsels clients in all facets of employment law including wage and hour, discipline and discharge, and discrimination claims. She advises employers on a variety of employment law issues, involving the FMLA, ADA, FLSA, OSHA and other state and federal employment law statutes.
Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims, Kimberly worked with a Pennsylvania-based employment boutique law firm representing employers in all stages of employment law and workers’ compensation litigation. Kimberly earned her law degree from the University of Mississippi and a B.A. in honors political science from the University of Tennessee.
Pennsylvania Bar Association
American Bar Association
Represented Hibbett Sports (Nasdaq: HIBB) in Acquisition of City Gear
Represented a global engineering company in a Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration complaint filed by a former employee
Settled a hybrid class action case for a private hospital operator for alleged failure to pay nurses for time worked due to a time keeping system that would automatically deduct time for lunches each day
Recently settled a sensitive matter for a non-profit dialysis provider in which an employee had alleged that her employer’s treatment of her amounted to disability discrimination
Represented EDSCO Fasteners in its acquisition of Tower Support Services, LLC
Represented NN, Inc. in the acquisition of the assets of Bridgemedica, LLC
Represented Family Treatment Network in its acquisition of Behavioral Care Specialists
We represented Mainsail Partners in its $30 million growth equity investment in Bio-Optronics.
Represented J. Alexander’s Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: JAX) in its definitive agreement to acquire 99 Restaurants
Represented Envision Healthcare in its acquisition of Infinity HealthCare