A shareholder in the firm's Baton Rouge office, Ms. Cancienne practices in the areas of labor, employment and health care litigation. She has extensive experience in defending employers in wrongful discharge, discrimination, harassment, civil rights, First Amendment, defamation, wage and hour, and whistleblower litigation. She regularly counsels public and private sector employers in all aspects of employment law, including drafting personnel policies and procedures, employment contracts, confidentiality and trade secret agreements, and covenants not to compete. She also regularly represents health care providers in medical staff, peer review and credentialing matters.
Baker Donelson's Labor and Employment Practice Group represents management exclusively in all areas of labor and employment law. We have extensive litigation experience in state and federal courts defending all forms of employment related lawsuits. We also represent employers before all governmental bodies charged with enforcement of employment statutes and policies, such as the National Labor Relations Board, the Department of Labor and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The firm's labor and employment attorneys are also committed to counseling with and providing representation for our clients regarding their most valuable assets - their human resources.
Firm Practice Areas
Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights; Business and Transactions; Construction; eBusiness / Technology; Eminent Domain; Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation; Environmental, Health Care; Equipment Leasing; Estate Planning / Probate; Financial Services and Transactions; Government Investigations and Litigation; Health Law; Immigration; Intellectual Property; International; Labor & Employment; Litigation; Public Policy; Real Estate; State Public Policy Group; Taxation - Federal & State / Local; Transportation.