MaryJo L. Roberts, J.D. ’06, was named counsel in the labor and employment practice group at Phelps Dunbar’s New Orleans office. Her practice area encompasses a broad range of labor and employment law disputes including Title VII and state law discrimination, harassment and retaliation litigation, Americans with Disabilities Act litigation, EEOC complaints and investigations, employment contracts, non-competition and non-solicitation agreements, confidentiality agreements, and wage and garnishment litigation. She litigates a variety of state tort law claims including claims of defamation, intentional infliction of emotional distress, battery, and assault. She has been an associate at Phelps Dunbar since 2007.