Morris James is pleased to announceAllyson Britton DiRoccohas been named in the 2017Delaware Business Times 40 Under 40.The 40 honorees are a select group of the region’s best and brightest young professionals, all under the age of 40, who are making a difference with their intelligence, initiative, and innovation.
Allyson is a member of Morris James' Employment Law and Education Law practice groups. She defends the interests of both public and private employers in a variety of industries against claims of discrimination, retaliation, constitutional claims, contract disputes, misappropriation of employers’ property rights or business opportunities, restrictive covenants, and other aspects of employment relationships in both state and federal courts. She also counsels employers concerning strategies for compliance with federal and state laws involving various aspects of employment law aimed at the prevention of claims. Allyson advises private and public institutions regarding matters such as benefits, employment, social media and privacy issues, and student/parent issues.
Allyson is active in the community as a volunteer Board Member for Girls, Inc. of Delaware, a volunteer committee member for Delaware Humane Association and she is on the Steering Committee for St. Elizabeth School. She is a volunteer with the Delaware Office of the Child Advocate as a guardian ad litem representing Delaware's abused, neglected and dependent children.