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Elizabeth K. Dorminey

Of Counsel, Wimberly, Lawson, Steckel, Schneider & Stine P.C.

Elizabeth K. (Betsy) Dorminey is of counsel with the firm. She received a B.A. magna cum laude from the University of Georgia in 1976, a license ès lettres from the Sorbonne in 1978, a J.D. from UGA’s Law School in 1981, and an  LL.M. from Columbia in 1984.  She clerked for the Hon. Ed Carnes on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and worked for the U.S. Departments of Justice and Commerce prior to joining the firm.  Ms. Dorminey is a member of the State Bars of Georgia, Connecticut, and New York, and is admitted to practice in Federal District and Appellate Courts throughout the Southeast.  With Larry Stine and Mark Waschak, she is co-author of “Occupational Safety & Health Law: Compliance and Practice”  (Thomson/West 2008).  Her practice concentrates in all aspects of employer defense, including but not limited to litigation the Fair Labor Standards Act, Title VII employment discrimination, and occupational safety and health.  She is a member of the Executive Committee of the Labor & Employment Practice Group of the Federalist Society, and serves on the Board of the Friends of the Georgia Museum of Art.


Education

  • B.A., magna cum laude, The University of Georgia
  • License ès lettres, Université de Paris
  • J.D., The University of Georgia
  • LL.M., Columbia Univeristy

Publications

Veiled Meaning: Tolerance and Prohibition of the Hijab in the U.S. and France
Engage Volume 13, Issue 1, March 2012
May 29, 2012
Kasten v. Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp. - Post-Decision SCOTUScast
SCOTUScast 04-11-11 featuring Elizabeth K. Dorminey
April 11, 2011
Lewis v. City of Chicago - Post-Decision SCOTUScast
SCOTUScast 06-17-2010 featuring Elizabeth K. Dorminey
June 17, 2010
SCOTUScast 5-20-09 featuring Betsy Dorminey
AT&T v. Hulteen
May 20, 2009

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