Membership Directory - Individual

Pirtle Shalanna

Partner and Chief Talent, Diversity & Inclusion Officer at Parker Poe
Member Since: 2018


cityName: Charlotte
province: NC
Phone: Available to Members
Mobile Phone: Available to Members
Race: African American/Black
Languages (Fluent): English
Description of Member's Practice: Shalanna L. Pirtle has been a practicing employment law litigator since 2007, evaluating all types of employment discrimination claims under Title VII, the ADA, ADEA, Section 1981 and other statutes, as well as employment contract disputes, wrongful discharge claims, wage and hour issues, and a wide variety of tort claims. Shalanna advises clients daily regarding employee discipline, disability and religious accommodations issues, and wage and hour matters, and has experience handling business litigation, contract disputes, and disputes over non-competition agreements. She also routinely conducts workplace investigations and diversity and inclusion training for employers. Shalanna recently added mediation to her practice and is certified by the North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission. In addition to employment claims, Shalanna mediates a wide variety of disputes, including at the state and federal level, and at both the pre-litigation and litigation stages. Depending on varying courts' certification requirements, Shalanna is available to mediate disputes nationwide.
Member Type: Outside Counsel
Member Profile: Certified Mediator Employment Law Counselor and Litigator Chair, Diversity & Inclusion Committee
Firm/Company: Parker Poe
Firm/Company Profile: Full-service mid-sized regional firm
Firm/Company Website:
Former Member of the Bench: No
Percent of Members Time Spent on Employment Law Matters: 75 - 100
Percent of Member's Practice Spent on Plaintiff's Employment Matters: 0
Referred By: Karla Anderson