Cynthia Sass

Cynthia Sass

Sass Law Firm
  • Arbitration & Mediation, Civil Rights, Employment Law
  • Florida
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Cynthia N. Sass, Esquire, is the sole shareholder of Sass Law Firm, a four-attorney firm based in Tampa, Florida. Cynthia Sass obtained her law degree from the University of Richmond School of Law in 1987 and graduated from Smith College. She was admitted to The Florida Bar in 1987. She is also admitted to the United States Supreme Court, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the U.S. District Court for the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida. Since 1990, Cynthia Sass has limited her practice to labor and employment matters. Ms. Sass has been active in the litigation of employment discrimination cases in various federal and state courts, and has significant experience in all aspects of the practice of employment law. Cynthia Sass is a member of the Florida Supreme Court Committee on Standard Jury Instructions, and is Employee Co-Chair of the Technology Sub-Committee of the Employment Rights and Responsibilities Section of the American Bar Association's Labor & Employment Law Section. She is also Employee Co-Chair of the American Bar Association's Labor & Employment Law Employment-at-Will and National Programs subcommittees, as well as a Board Member of the Hillsborough County Bar Association's Trial Lawyer Section. She is the past Chair of The Florida Bar Labor and Employment Law Section for 2006-2007, served as its Legal Education Chair in 2004-2005, and the CLE Chair for 2003-2004. Cynthia Sass was President of the Florida Chapter of the National Employment Lawyers Association, also called Florida NELA, in 1999-2000. Florida NELA is the state chapter of a national organization of lawyers who represent individual employees in cases involving employment discrimination, wrongful termination, employee benefits and other employment-related matters Ms. Sass is also a member of the National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA). Cynthia Sass served as co-Chair of the Individual Rights Committee of the Labor and Employment

Practice Areas
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Civil Rights
  • Employment Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    VISA or MASTER CARD ONLY
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    We also accept check or cash
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Shareholder
Sass Law Firm
- Current
Associate
Alley and Alley
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Assistant State Attorney
State Attorney of the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit
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Education
University of Richmond
J.D. (1987)
Professional Associations
Labor and Employment Section, Hillsborough County Bar Association
Co-Chair
- Current
Webinar Subcommittee, Section of Labor and Employment Law, American Bar Association
Employee Co-Chair
- Current
Technology Subcommittee of the Employment Rights & Responsibilities Committee, Section of Labor and Employment Law, American Bar Association
Employee Co-Chair
- Current
The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers
Fellow
- Current
Employment-at-Will Subcommittee, Section of Labor and Employment Law, American Bar Association
Employee Co-Chair
- Current
Employment Rights & Responsibilities Committee, Section of Labor and Employment Law, American Bar Association
Committee Member
- Current
Labor and Employment Law Section, The Florida Bar
Executive Council Member
- Current
Florida State Bar # 691320
Member
- Current
Labor and Employment Section, The Florida Bar
Co-Chair
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Trial Lawyers Section, Hillsborough County Bar Association
Board Member
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Employment Law Committee, Florida Supreme Court Committee on Standard Jury Instructions
Committee Member
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Spoliation Subcommittee, Employment Law Committee, Florida Supreme Court Committee on Standard Jury Instructions
Chair
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Publications
Articles & Publications
- Settlement Agreements
- To Catch a Thief: Prosecuting, Defending and Insuring Claims for Cyber Espionage
Overview of Confidentiality, Non-Compete, and Non-Solicitation Agreements
The Termination Process
Speaking Engagements
10 Biggest Mistakes Employers Make From a Plaintiff Attorney's Perspective - Emerging Legal Issues: Employment Lawyers and Corporate Counsel Seminar, Hillsborough County Bar Association (Tampa, Florida), March 2011
Employment Claims You Should Know About - Seminar Luncheon, Tampa Bay Paralegal Association (Tampa, Florida), February 2014
Websites & Blogs
Website
Social Media
Contact & Map
601 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa, FL 33603
USA
Telephone: (813) 251-5599
Fax: (813) 259-9797