Todd C. Duffield

Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC 

Todd Duffield is a shareholder in Ogletree’s Atlanta office. His practice focuses on representing employers in all aspects of labor and employment law, including counseling, labor-management relations, employment and restrictive covenant litigation.

Todd is a trusted advisor and regularly counsels corporate executives, in-house legal counsel, and human resources leaders on matters such as risk management; labor relations; restrictive covenants; workforce planning (including workforce growth and reductions in force); labor and employment issues pertaining to corporate mergers, divestitures, and other transactions; employee recruiting and hiring practices; leaves of absence; workplace accommodations; and employee discipline and termination.

Todd also represents and defends employers before administrative agencies (including the National Labor Relations Board, the National Mediation Board, the National Railroad Adjustment Board, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and the U.S. Department of Labor) and in state and federal courts throughout the country.

Todd has defended clients in single and multi-plaintiff employment disputes involving allegations of age, race, national origin, sex and disability discrimination, breach-of-contract claims, and whistleblower claims.

Todd also has extensive experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in disputes involving non-competition, non-solicitation of customers, non-recruitment of employees and non-disclosure agreements as well as disputes involving trade secrets, tortious interference with business and contractual relations, breach of fiduciary duty, and breach of the duty of loyalty.

As a member of the firm’s Traditional Labor Practice Group and co-chair of the Airline and Railroad Practice Group, Todd’s practice encompasses advising employers about their obligations under the National Labor Relations Act and Railway Labor Act, collective bargaining, grievances and arbitrations, and all forms of counseling regarding union and employee relations.

Todd serves as an editor to several authoritative labor law treatises; has published numerous articles on labor and employment subjects; is a frequent lecturer at labor and employment seminars, bar association meetings, and client seminars on labor and employment law issues.  Todd also presents in-house compliance training for senior executives and human resource managers.

Todd is an active member several American Bar Association committees, currently serves as the management co-chair of a regional subcommittee of the ABA Labor & Employment Section’s Committee on Practice and Procedure Under the NLRA, serves as a leader in the Boy Scouts of America, is involved in humanitarian relief efforts, spent two years as a missionary in the Caribbean and is fluent in Spanish.


  • J.D., with honors, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 1999
  • B.A., Brigham Young University, 1995

Admitted to Practice:

  • Georgia
  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, District of Utah
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third, Fifth and Eleventh Circuits

Professional Activities:

  • ABA Committee on Practice and Procedure Under the NLRA (Regional Co-Chair)
  • ABA Committee on Railway and Airline Labor Law
  • Society of Human Resource Management
  • J. Reuben Clark Law Society
  • Georgia, New York, Pennsylvania and Utah Bar Associations


Rate : $$$

What types of cases Attorney Todd C. Duffield & Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC  can handle?
Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC  can handle cases related to laws concerning Corporate, Litigation, Employment, Administrative, Mergers & Acquisitions. We manually verify each attorney’s practice areas before approving their profiles and reviews on our website.
Where is Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC  located?
Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC  is located at 191 Peachtree Tower, 191 Peachtree Street #4800, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA. You can reach out to Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC  using their phone line 404-870-1701. You can also check their website
How much would it cost to hire Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC ?
Todd C. Duffield lawyer charges are specific to each case. However, they work with contingency fees and its ranges from $$ to $$$. They also provide free consultation [and no obligation quotes] if you are interested to hire.
Are Todd C. Duffield reviews trust-able?
We have the ratings and reviews moderation team who checks and verifies every review submitted on our website manually. You can trust all the reviews you see on Todd C. Duffield lawyer profile listing.

Rate and write a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Is this your profile?Claim it now.

Make sure your information is up to date.
Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC 
191 Peachtree Tower, 191 Peachtree Street #4800, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
Get directions

Tyler Nicoll

Crosspointe Drive 1019
Naples 34110 FL US

Rick Cofer

West Avenue 1002
Austin 78701 TX US

Brian Orlow

Main Street 71-18
11367 NY US

Lina Stillman

Broadway 42
New York 10006 NY US