Expert Workplace & School Investigations | (971) 291-7672 | lori@watsonlawpdx.com

Impartial investigations of . . .

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Harassment | Discrimination | Title IX 

and other workplace & school matters

Workplace and School Investigations

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Prompt | Thorough | Impartial



Expertise


  • As an attorney with experience and special training in conducting investigations, I provide expert investigation services.



Understanding 


  • Having worked extensively in Employee/Labor Relations positions for large and complex organizations, I understand employees, collective bargaining agreements, workplace cultures and human conflict.


  • I know that investigations can be disruptive, so I utilize a variety of strategies to minimize the impact on your workplace.



Cost Effectiveness


  • Not having the overhead costs of a large firm allow me to provide expertise at a reasonable rate.





Investigation Experience

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Education

  • Private and Public College and University
  • Private and Public Elementary, Middle and HIgh School
  • Education Service District
  • School District


Healthcare

  • Hospital
  • Healthcare Clinic
  • Academic Health Center


Public Employers

  • County
  • City
  • Port


Private Employers

  • Retirement & Assisted Living Communities
  • Religious Organizations
  • Fishing Industry
  • Construction, Engineering, Planning & Design
  • Insurance Industry

Employment Advice & Assistance

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Employee & Labor Relations Consulting

Corrective Action and Termination Advice

Mediation of Employee Conflicts

Employer Policies and Employee Handbooks

Wage & Hour Advice

ADA Reasonable Accommodation Assistance

Bio - Lori Watson, Attorney at Law

Education

  • Juris Doctorate - Willamette University College of Law
  • Master of Science - Healthcare Management - Oregon Health and Science University
  • Bachelor of Science, Social Science - Western Oregon University


Memberships

  • Association of Workplace Investigators
  • Oregon State Bar


Specialized Training/Certification

  • Association of Workplace Investigators Institute
  • Title IX Investigations Training - T9 Mastered
  • Title IX Hearing Officer Training - T9 Mastered
  • Trauma Informed Interviewing - Oregon Attorney General's Sexual Assault Task Force
  • Unconscious Bias - Cook Ross
  • Certified Meyers-Briggs Practitioner
  • DiSC Teambuilding
  • ADA/Reasonable Accommodation - David Fram


Work Experience - 

Human Resources/Employee & Labor Relations/ Internal Investigator

  • Oregon Health & Science University, School of Medicine
  • Legacy Health
  • Hollywood Entertainment (Hollywood Video)


Work Contexts

  • Private, corporate, for profit, non-profit and public sectors
  • Union and non-union environments
  • Large and small organizations
  • Healthcare, academic and retail sectors
  • Advising executives, physicians, faculty/academic leaders

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Send me a quick email

Watson Law Workplace Investigations, LLC

email: lori@watsonlawpdx.com

(971) 291-7672