Neil Duke is a shareholder in Baker Donelson’s Baltimore office. Mr. Duke handles a wide variety of labor and employment-related litigation and arbitration. Mr. Duke’s trial practice focuses on civil litigation with an emphasis on employment law, civil rights matters and defense of municipalities with respect to tort-based and constitutional claims.
Mr. Duke routinely provides counsel to employers on a variety of workplace issues affected by federal and state legislation. He represents employers in disputes involving FLSA wage/hour and compensation, Title VII, ADEA, ADA, OSHA, FMLA, as well as standard wrongful discharge and discrimination claims and employment contracts.
Active in numerous civic and professional organizations, Mr. Duke is former chair of the Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners. He is the author of several articles and is frequently called upon to speak at educational and professional seminars.
University of Baltimore School of Law, J.D., 1998, cum laude
The Citadel, B.A., 1986
District of Columbia
Court of Appeals of Maryland
Court of Appeals of the District of Columbia
U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Member – American Bar Association
Member – Baltimore City Bar Association
Member – Maryland Bar Foundation
Member – Maryland State Bar Association
Past President – Monumental City Bar Association
Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners
The Daily Record, Former Member of the Editorial Board
Loyola University Maryland, Former Adjunct Faculty, International Negotiations