Alana Genderson advises clients on labor and employment best practices and defends clients in all phases of employment litigation. Alana frequently counsels clients on independent contractor classification, temporary employment, and employment franchise issues. She also has an active Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) practice, representing clients from initial investigations and emergency responses to formal hearings, appeals, and administrative rulemaking.
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Alana participated in the firm’s Public Interest Fellowship Program, gaining litigation experience in D.C. Superior Court with the Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia. Alana currently serves as a co-chair for the DC Legal Aid Society Generous Associates Campaign and as a Legal Aid coordinator for the firm.
Duke University, 2007, B.A., With Distinction
The George Washington University Law School, 2010, J.D., With Honors
District of Columbia
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Employment, Law360 (2017)
Winner, The National Law Journal’s Litigation Department of the Year – Labor and Employment (2014)