Stephanie J. Mensing
Stephanie represents employee-plaintiffs seeking to protect their rights under federal, state, and local laws. For over a decade, Stephanie has represented plaintiffs in all types of employment disputes, including discrimination (e.g., race, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability), sexual harassment, retaliation, and wage and hour claims. Stephanie often takes on unpopular issues, including fighting for individuals with a criminal history and representing undocumented workers. She also volunteers with the Eastern District of Pennsylvania’s Plaintiffs’ Employment Panel, accepting panel cases filed by pro se litigants who were unable to obtain legal representation. Most recently, Stephanie obtained a $274,486.64 arbitration award for a client in a wage dispute with a former employer and a $120,000.00 settlement on behalf of employees whose former employer owed wages. Stephanie is an 8-time Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Star and was named as a “Lawyer on the Fast Track” in 2009. In her spare time, Stephanie trains in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and holds the rank of brown belt.