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Cheryl A. Luce

Associate

Chicago
Direct: (312) 460-5838
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Cheryl A. Luce is an associate in the Chicago office of Seyfarth Shaw LLP and a member of the firm's Labor and Employment Department and Wage and Hour Litigation Practice Group.  Ms. Luce represents employers before state and federal courts, the Department of Labor, the EEOC, and state administrative agencies.  She is experienced in wage-and-hour, discrimination, family and medical leave, accommodation, discipline, discharge and workplace investigation issues. Ms. Luce also has experience counseling employers on employee benefits and ERISA issues.
 
Ms. Luce's practice focuses on defending employers against class and collective action claims arising under state wage-and-hour laws and the Fair Labor Standards Act. She is experienced in researching, drafting and assisting in the preparation of various court filings, including motions for summary judgment, discovery, and documents related to collective and class actions and settlements.
 
Prior to joining Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Ms. Luce was an employment associate at a law firm in Chicago. While in law school at the University of Michigan Law School, Ms. Luce served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Michigan Journal of Gender & Law. Ms. Luce was selected for inclusion as an Illinois Rising Star in 2016 and 2017 by Super Lawyers Magazine.
Cheryl A. Luce is an associate in the Chicago office of Seyfarth Shaw LLP and a member of the firm's Labor and Employment Department and Wage and Hour Litigation Practice Group.  Ms. Luce represents employers before state and federal courts, the Department of Labor, the EEOC, and state administrative agencies.  She is experienced in wage-and-hour, discrimination, family and medical leave, accommodation, discipline, discharge and workplace investigation issues. Ms. Luce also has experience counseling employers on employee benefits and ERISA issues.
 
Ms. Luce's practice focuses on defending employers against class and collective action claims arising under state wage-and-hour laws and the Fair Labor Standards Act. She is experienced in researching, drafting and assisting in the preparation of various court filings, including motions for summary judgment, discovery, and documents related to collective and class actions and settlements.
 
Prior to joining Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Ms. Luce was an employment associate at a law firm in Chicago. While in law school at the University of Michigan Law School, Ms. Luce served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Michigan Journal of Gender & Law. Ms. Luce was selected for inclusion as an Illinois Rising Star in 2016 and 2017 by Super Lawyers Magazine.

Education

  • J.D., University of Michigan Law School, cum laude (2013)
    Editor-in-Chief, Michigan Journal of Gender & Law
  • B.A., University of Chicago, with Honors (2009)

Admissions

  • Illinois

Courts

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Affiliations

  • Federal Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association

Accolades

  • Named Illinois Rising Star for 2016 and 2017 by Super Lawyers Magazine