Joanne Albertsen is an associate attorney whose practice focuses primarily on collective and class unpaid wage actions, discrimination and harassment, employment and severance agreements, mass layoffs, and whistleblower actions. Joanne lives in Portland, Oregon with her husband, cat, and young son. She loves hiking and gardening in the beautiful Pacific Northwest and writing speculative fiction when it’s too rainy to venture outdoors.
When summer approaches, students and many other workers search for seasonal employment. Federal and state laws contain special consideration for seasonal work, employment of minors, and internships that may [...]
By far the most common questions our firm receives involve discrimination, harassment and retaliation. Many people believe that discrimination, harassment and retaliation in the workplace are simply and wholly [...]