Kevin E. Griffith - Littler Mendelson P.C.

Kevin E. Griffith

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2008
Phone: 614-463-4201

Kevin E. Griffith practices primarily in the areas of business competition litigation and employment litigation. He has extensive litigation experience in cases involving corporate raiding and interference with contract claims, and enforcing and defending employment  contracts, trade secrets and covenants-not-to-compete. He has defended hundreds of employment discrimination and wrongful termination cases, including several seminal cases before the Ohio Supreme Court. 

In addition, Kevin counsels large corporate clients concerning mass layoffs, executive officer terminations, protecting business information, and compliance with federal and state employment-related laws, such as:

  • Sarbanes-Oxley Act and Dodd-Frank Act's whistleblower provisions
  • Economic Espionage Act
  • Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
  • Sexual harassment laws
  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Age Discrimination in Employment Act
  • Fair Credit Reporting Act
  • State wrongful termination laws

Kevin also represents executives on an individual, non-litigation basis, and assists clients throughout the United States develop and implement workplace substance abuse policies. His law practice is enhanced by the legal project management training he received from a former senior director of Microsoft's legal technology and operations department.

University of Notre DameBA Notre Dame Law SchoolJ.D.
Defense Research InstituteColumbus Bar AssociationOhio State Bar AssociationFederal Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit
  • Ohio Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin

Office Location

Fifth Third Center, 16th Floor
21 East State Street
Columbus, OH 43215
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Employment Law - Individuals of the Columbus-OH Metro Area
Kevin E. Griffith has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment
Qui Tam Law