William Anthony is a Principal in the Albany, New York, and Hartford, Connecticut, offices of Jackson Lewis P.C. He is a member of the firm’s Board of Directors. Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Anthony joined the San Francisco office of Jackson Lewis.
He transferred to the firm’s Morristown office in 1991, the Hartford office in 2000, and moved to the Albany office in 2012. While at the Hartford office, Mr. Anthony served as Managing Partner from 2000 to 2008.
Mr. Anthony has handled numerous class and collective actions, including wage and hour claims alleging claims for improper payment of bonuses, misclassification of customer service employees, dispatchers, assistant retail managers, time share resort salespeople, pharmaceutical sales representatives and installation technicians and failure to pay minimum wage to tipped employees.
Mr. Anthony has been defending employment claims for almost twenty-five years in a number of federal and state courts around the country. He has helped clients obtain many dismissals and favorable results during that time. Mr. Anthony has trial experience in several states, including Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Montana.
Mr. Anthony advises clients on the full range of employment law issues and provides training on management skills, discrimination, harassment, wage/hour and disabilities management issues.