Danielle Barbour Wilson 
Associate
Education

Emory University School of Law, JD, 2009

The Order of Barristers

Moot Court Special Teams

Mock Trial Society

Tennessee State University, BS, 2006, magna cum laude

Professional and Community Activities

Pro Bono Appellate Counsel, NC Guardian ad Litem Program
North Carolina Bar Association, Minorities in the Profession Committee
Wake County Bar Association, Strategic Planning Implementation Committee
North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys, Diversity Committee
Capital City Lawyers Association, Vice President
American Bar Association, Section of Labor and Employment Law

Notable Accomplishments
Jurisdictions Licensed
301 Fayetteville Street, Suite 1900, Raleigh, NC 27601t: 919.783.2982|
P.O. Box 1801, Raleigh, NC 27602-1801f: 919.783.1075|
Danielle’s practice is focused in the areas of Litigation and Employment Law. She represents private and public employers in a wide range of labor and employment matters. Danielle has assisted in defending putative class actions before federal district and appellate courts and defended claims against local government entities. She also advises clients regarding data protection and privacy issues.

Representative Experience

  • Defends employers in a wide range of employment litigation in both state and federal courts
  • Defends charges against employers filed with federal and state agencies including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the North Carolina Department of Labor
  • Advises employers regarding compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Fair Labor Standards Act, and the North Carolina Wage and Hour Act
  • Drafts and revises employee handbooks and employment policies for compliance with applicable federal and state regulations  

Firm Management Responsibilities

​Danielle is a member of the firm's Diversity Committee.

Prior Legal Experience

Danielle was a summer clerk at Poyner Spruill for two years before joining the firm. She also worked as a summer intern to the Honorable Donald L. Graham of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.
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