Stephanie Y. Olivera

Associate

Akron
222 South Main Street
Akron, OH 44308
P 330.849.6671
F 330.376.4577
E solivera@ralaw.com



Stephanie Y. Olivera

Associate

Phone: 330.849.6671
Fax: 330.376.4577
Email: solivera@ralaw.com

Ms. Olivera focuses her practice on employment and labor law. She represents public and private sector clients in employment-related counseling and litigation on a broad array of matters, including claims of discrimination based on race, gender, disability, age, sexual harassment and hostile work environment, Section 1983 claims, employment contracts, and wage and hour disputes, in state and federal courts and before various administrative agencies. She also counsels clients on various federal, state, and local statutes to ensure compliance with applicable laws. Ms. Olivera’s employment practice further includes representation of clients in immigration law matters.

Education

  • J.D., Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
    • magna cum laude
    • Dean’s List Honors
    • CALI Award for Academic Excellence – Legal Writing and Litigation
    • Cleveland-Marshall Interscholastic Moot Court Team, Chairperson and Member
    • Cleveland-Marshall Journal of Law and Health, Research Editor
    • Cleveland-Marshall Hispanic Law Student Association, President
    • Cleveland-Marshall Student Bar Association, Member
  • B.A., Tiffin University, Criminal Justice Studies
    • magna cum laude
    • Dean's List Honors

Professional Affiliations

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Akron Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association, The Northern District of Ohio Chapter
  • American Bar Association

Community Affiliations

  • The International Institute of Akron, Board Member
  • United Way of Summit County, New Business Committee, Member

Presentations

  • “"Top 10 Recent Employment Law Developments" - Akron Area SHRM Half-Day Legislative Conference (May 2018)
  • Current Employment Law Developments Affecting All Employers in Ohio" - Roetzel's Executive & Corporate Counsel Forum (2017)
  • "2017 Roetzel Labor & Employment Law Breakfast Briefing - Part II” - Akron (2017)
  • Akron Area SHRM Legislative Conference (2017)
  • “2017 Roetzel Labor & Employment Law Breakfast Briefings” - Cleveland, Akron (2017)

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Languages Spoken

  • Fluent in Spanish