Membership Directory - Individual

Gilliard Gerald

Senior Counsel
Member Since: 2023


Industry Code: AUTO
Street Address: 2200 Woodland Pointe Avenue
City Name: Herndon
Province: Virginia
Zip Code: 20152
Email Address:
Phone: Available to Members
Mobile Phone: Available to Members
Race: African American/Black
Primary Areas of Practice: Employment Discrimination, Employment Litigation, Employment Contracts, Employment Tax, Business Restructuring and M&A, Class Action, Immigration, Leaves of Absence and Disability Accommodation, Non-Competition and Non-Solicitation Agreements, Mediations, Traditional Labor Law NLRA, Workplace Accommodation, Union Organization and Campaigns, Whistleblowing Compliance and Investigation, Workplace Drug Testing
Description of Member's Practice: I am an attorney reporting to the Assistant General Counsel for Labor and Employment and responsible for roughly 2000 American corporate employees. I provide ongoing counsel and guidance on all legal matters relating to employee relations, corporate strategies, procedures, and programs within corporate HR. I write company Human Resources policies. I reduce legal risk by counseling Human Resources department on matters such as recruiting, hiring, performance improvement discipline, layoffs, separations, and terminations.
Member Type: In-House / Corporate Counsel
Firm/Company: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Firm/Company Size: 50-100+
Firm/Company Office Locations: Virginia, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin
Bar Admissions (up to 10): District of Columbia, Virginia
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: 75 - 100
Referred By: Alison Davis