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  Paul H. Derrick
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Paul H. Derrick is a partner in the firm's Raleigh office.  In nearly three decades of labor and employment practice, he has successfully defended employers throughout the country against individual, class, and collective actions raising a range of workplace and constitutional law issues, particularly in the agribusiness sector and retail and hospitality industry.

Mr. Derrick regularly provides preventive and strategic advice and litigates cases involving breaches of restrictive covenants, unfair competition and theft of trade secrets, discrimination of all types, retaliation, union organizing matters, wage and hour violations, employment-related torts, and more.  He has substantial experience representing public entities, including local governments, fire departments, and law enforcement, in Section 1983 civil rights employment, excessive force, First Amendment, and related actions.‎‎  Mr. Derrick also provides management training on union avoidance and most aspects of employment law.

Mr. Derrick is active in various national and state bar associations and business roundtable groups in the Carolinas and Tennessee, is a frequent speaker for several national seminar providers, and has been widely published and quoted on a variety of labor and employment topics.  He has been selected for the past six years as one of The Best Lawyers in America and a North Carolina Super Lawyer, and he was named a Fellow in Litigation Counsel of America. 

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