Janice Sued Agresti

Associate

Overview

Janice Sued Agresti advises and represents employers in a broad range of labor and employment matters arising under both state and federal laws. Janice has experience with restrictive covenants, investigations, high-profile matters and employment litigation. Janice also counsels clients with respect to various federal, state and local laws, including matters related to COVID-19.

During law school, she clerked at an established regional law firm and served as a judicial intern for the Honorable David R. Strawbridge, Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and the Honorable Garrett D. Page, Judge in the 38th Pennsylvania Judicial District. During law school, Janice was also a staff editor for the Temple International and Comparative Law Journal and a board member of the Latin American Law Students Association and School Discipline Advocacy Service.

Before practicing law, Janice taught high school history in Philadelphia and New York City, where she honed her public speaking skills.

Janice is bilingual and can serve clients in two languages. She is also an active member of the National Hispanic Bar Association and the Dominican Bar Association.

Before joining Faegre Drinker, Janice was an associate at a major international labor and employment law firm, and seconded with a NYC Fortune 250 company.

Credentials

Bar Admissions

New Jersey
New York
Pennsylvania

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

Languages

Spanish

Education

Queens College, CUNY
B.A. magna cum laude, Phi Alpha Theta

Temple University Beasley School of Law
J.D. Certificate in Trial Advocacy, Temple International & Comparative Law Journal - Staff Editor (2017)

Queens College, CUNY
M.S.Ed. Master's Extension Certificate in Bilingual Education

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

  • National Hispanic Bar Association
  • Dominican Bar Association

Honors

  • National Employment Law Council (NELC) — Academy Fellow, 2019-20
  • Super Lawyers — Rising Star, 2019-20
  • Hispanic National Bar Association — Participant, Latina Leadership Academy, 2019
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law — Outstanding Oral Advocate in Trial Advocacy and Legal Research & Writing; Distinguished Class Performance in Evidence; Conwell Scholarship Recipient, 2013-17; Dean's List, Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017
  • Queens College, City University of New York —Intensive Teacher Institute Scholar; Taft Fellow, 2009; Excellence in History Faculty Award, 2008

Awards Methodology

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