Christopher P. Hammon - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Christopher P. Hammon

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009

Chris Hammon practices in the areas of labor and employment litigation, arbitration, counseling, and investigation.  He represents management in all variety of employment disputes before federal and state courts and administrative agencies and before various arbitral tribunals.  Mr. Hammon also provides human resources counseling advice to employers on compliance and employee management and relations issues.Mr. Hammon has experience representing employers in a wide range of industries, with particular expertise in the transportation, aerospace, and health care fields.  Mr. Hammon also has significant expertise assisting domestic employers with labor and employment issues relating to their operations abroad, and with counseling foreign companies on compliance issues involving their U.S. operations.Mr. Hammon lectures frequently on a variety of labor and employment law topics.  He is fluent in Spanish, being a native speaker of that language.

Florida International UniversityBS 1994Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D. 1999
Order of the CoifAmerican Criminal Law ReviewCuban American Bar AssociationAmerican Bar Association Dade County Bar AssociationNational Hispanic Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Middle, Northern and Southern Districts of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, First and Eleventh Circuits
Mr. Hammon has successfully:
  • Handled numerous discrimination, retaliation, and harassment cases for large national retailers
  • Represented nationwide retailer in wage and hour class action
  • Represented national health care clients in various discrimination, retaliation, and whistleblower cases
  • Conducted independent harassment and discrimination investigations for nationwide clients in variety of industries
  • Provided ongoing counseling and advice to large, medium, and small businesses on compliance with labor and employment laws
  • Provided ongoing advice on restructuring, employment issues to several family offices and related businesses
  • Represented national and local clients (small and large ) in wage and hour investigations by U.S. Department of Labor

Office Location

701 Brickell Avenue, Suite 1600
Miami, FL 33131
United States

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management