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Christopher J. Eby

Christopher J. Eby

Partner

1400 Wewatta Street
Suite 500
Denver, CO 80202
chris.eby@nelsonmullins.com

Chris focuses on employment litigation and counseling. He has represented employers before federal and state courts and agencies in a variety of employment matters, including Title VII discrimination and harassment claims, wage and hour class and collective actions, claims brought under the Americans with Disabilities Act and Family and Medical Leave Act, and noncompete and...

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Chris focuses on employment litigation and counseling. He has represented employers before federal and state courts and agencies in a variety of employment matters, including Title VII discrimination and harassment claims, wage and hour class and collective actions, claims brought under the Americans with Disabilities Act and Family and Medical Leave Act, and noncompete and trade secret enforcement. In addition, he advises clients on employment issues, including policy interpretations, compliance issues, employee discipline, and employee termination. Chris also assists employers in drafting policies, handbooks, and employment agreements. 

Christopher J. Eby

trade secret enforcement. In addition, he advises clients on employment issues, including policy interpretations, compliance issues, employee discipline, and employee termination. Chris also assists employers in drafting policies, handbooks, and employment agreements. 

Chris focuses on employment litigation and counseling. He has represented employers before federal and state courts and agencies in a variety of employment matters, including Title VII discrimination and harassment claims, wage and hour class and collective actions, claims brought under the Americans with Disabilities Act and Family and Medical Leave Act, and noncompete and... trade secret enforcement. In addition, he advises clients on employment issues, including policy interpretations, compliance issues, employee discipline, and employee termination. Chris also assists employers in drafting policies, handbooks, and employment agreements. 

Experience

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Experience

  • First and second–chair experience in discrimination, harassment, and wage and hour cases in federal and state court throughout the U.S.
  • Extensive experience with trade secret, noncompete, and employee mobility issues
  • Advised employers on day–to–day workplace issues 
  • Assisted clients in preparing and implementing employment documents, including employee handbooks and policies and employment agreements
  • Conducted in–person training programs across the country for executives, management, and employees regarding a variety of topics
  • Advised employers in connection with complex internal investigations, disciplinary actions, and employee terminations

Previous Professional Experience

  • Judicial Fellow, Douglas County District Court (2011–2012)
  • Litigation Intern, Colorado Attorney General’s Office (2010–2011)

Education

  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law, JD (2011)
    • Articles Review Editor, Transportation Law Journal
    • Staff Editor, Denver Law Journal of International Law and Policy
  • George Washington University, BA, Political Science (2008)

Admissions

  • Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado

Practice Areas

Industries

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  • University of Denver Professional Mentoring Program (2013–present)
  • Minoru Yasui American Inn of Court (2010–present)
  • Rotary International — DTC Rotaract Club (2010–2014)
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