Jeannette Walker Kornreich is an employment lawyer with over 25 years’ experience working in both the public and private sectors. Jeannette joined Employment Matters LLC as a Senior Investigator in July 2018 after 17 years of experience working as in-house legal counsel for the Colorado state courts with a primary focus in civil rights and employment law matters. Before then, she worked in the Labor and Employment Law Section of the Colorado Attorney General’s Office for several years. Jeannette is a former clerk to the Honorable Charles D. Pierce of the Colorado Court of Appeals and a trained mediator.
As the sole legal advisor to the Colorado state courts’ Division of Human Resources, Jeannette’s background includes extensive experience working with all levels of management and the judiciary to assess potential legal liability regarding employee relations concerns. Working closely with Human Resources in conducting workplace investigations and providing advice, coaching and training on applicable federal and state laws, as well as conveying best practices for managing employee conduct issues, has primed Jeannette’s current focus in workplace investigations. Jeannette’s immediate demonstration of proficiency, professionalism, and a seasoned approach to conducting impartial workplace investigations at EMFIG makes her a welcome addition. She is also a member of the Association of Workplace Investigators (AWI).