Rashal Baz Zureikat

Associate

Office: Chicago

Direct: 312-741-4475

Fax: 312-422-6110

rbaz@nullohaganmeyer.com

  • Professional Overview

    Rashal Baz Zureikat is an attorney in the Chicago office of O’Hagan Meyer. Her practice focuses on the representation of management in a range of labor and employment law matters and includes a variety of single plaintiff, class action, and wage and hour work in both State and Federal Court.

    Rashal represents and counsels clients in employment law matters including race, age, national origin, sex, and disability discrimination and retaliation in both single-plaintiff and class contexts. She advises clients in many industries, including industrial, staffing, technology, construction and retail.  Rashal’s experiences also include drafting employee policies, master service agreements, pyrotechnic compliance regulations and advising clients regarding such policies and practices.

    Rashal maintains an active pro bono practice by partnering with organizations such as Chicago Volunteer Legal Services, Cabrini Green Legal Aid, CARPLS, and the National Immigrant Justice Center. Prior to joining the firm, Rashal worked as a summer law clerk for the Honorable Mona Majzoub, Magistrate Judge of the Eastern District of Michigan, as well as corporate software, data and privacy work for SAP’s legal department. She established her career within Seyfarth Shaw’s Labor and Employment department and now concurrently works as an Adjunct Professor for Loyola University Chicago’s Business Law Clinic.

    Rashal currently services as the President for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’s Young Professionals Committee of Chicago and is also a National Next Generation Board Member of ALSAC/St. Jude. She has aided numerous businesses and start-ups in establishing their corporate documents and IRC 501(c)(3) status.

  • Practice Areas
  • Education and Admissions

    Education

    • J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law (2017)
      Senior Editor, Children Legal Rights Journal
      Treasurer, Labor & Employment Law Society
      CALI Awards: Property, Business Practice: Transaction Skills
    • B.B.A., University of Michigan, high honors (2014)
      University Academic Honors

    States Licensed

    • Illinois
  • Professional Organization Memberships
    • Illinois State Bar
    • American Bar Association
    • Chicago Bar Association
    • Arab American Bar Association
  • News, Honors, Publications & Speeches
    • Honored in July 2018 as St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’s Volunteer of the Month.
    • Publications:
      • The Swinging Pendulum of the Ideal Office Space (July 2018)
      • Increase the Injunctions: NLRB Urges The Frequency Of Requesting Temporary Injunctions (June 2018)
      • Party On! The 11th Circuit Holds Filing a Written Consent is Enough For Opt-in Plaintiffs To Achieve Party Status (April 2018)
      • Click To Complain: Using Technology to Outsource Workplace Harassment Grievances (March 2018)
      • If Pain, Yes Gain—Part XLIV: Austin Becomes First City In Texas To Mandate Paid Sick Leave (February 2018)
      • EEOC-Initiated Litigation FY 2017 (January 2018)
      • Click for Backup: New Ordinance Requires Chicago Hotels to Provide Staff with “Panic Buttons” (October 2017)
      • Workplace Harassment: EEOC Challenges Employers to Step-Up Their Approach (July 2016)
      • Spotlight On: The Human Rights Campaign (May 2016)
    • Speeches:
      • Move Conference: Leadership Through Board Service & How to Get Involved (November 2019)
      • ACCESS 45th Annual Dinner – Award Presenter (April 2016)