CFO Council: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Policy and Workers Compensation

Staff Report

Thursday, May 19th, 2022

 Plan to join us on Wednesday, May 25th as we welcome Attorney Shawn Kachmar of HunterMaclean. Shawn will discuss issues related to diversity, equity, and inclusion policies as well as workers compensation.

About our Speaker:

Shawn Kachmar is a partner with HunterMaclean and practices in the areas of employment law, employee benefits, and business litigation. He has recently successfully represented companies faced with claims under Title VII, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), and the Fair Labor Standards Act, as well as a wide variety of business disputes. Shawn also advises employers on employment agreements, executive compensation and ERISA matters, alternative dispute resolution, and restrictive covenants. He is a frequent speaker at employment law and human resources seminars and is a registered arbitrator in the state of Georgia.

Shawn received his B.S., with high distinction, in Public Policy from Pennsylvania State University his J.D., with distinction, from the Emory University School of Law. Shawn is active in the community. He is an elected member of the Savannah-Chatham County Public School Board and serves on the boards of several organizations, many devoted to education. He is also an instructor for Georgia Southern University's LAW program and is a graduate of the Leadership Georgia class of 2013 and the Leadership Savannah class of 2006.

About our Sponsor:

From offices in Savannah and St. Simons Island, HunterMaclean represents companies and individuals in Georgia, across the Southeast, and throughout the United States. Clients range from global companies to mid-size and small businesses and include Fortune 500 companies, banks and hospitals, professional service organizations, non-profit corporations, and start-up ventures. Founded in 1879, the Firm is committed to building long-term, strategic relationships to help clients navigate a constantly evolving business landscape.