Janet Goldberg McEnery

Janet Goldberg McEnery

Shareholder, Stearns Weaver Miller

Janet Goldberg McEnery is Board Certified by the Florida Bar as a specialist in Labor & Employment Law and is licensed in Florida, Missouri and Illinois. She represents private, public and non-profit employers in all aspects of labor and employment law, including defending employment discrimination and retaliation claims through jury trial, defending minimum wage/overtime claims, drafting employment contracts and policies, in collective bargaining, and representing employers in matters before the NLRB, PERC, and in Homeland Security and DOL audits and investigations. In addition, Janet works with employers in assisting them in ADA compliance issues, including with respect to their websites and service animal policies. She also has successfully defended employers who have been sued on a class action basis.

Janet has been recognized by Florida Super Lawyers (2007 – 2018), The Best Lawyers in America (2009 – 2019), Tampa Bay’s “Top Lawyers”, and Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite. She is a former President of the Academy of Florida Management Attorneys (AFMA) and a shareholder in Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson, P.A., Tampa office.

Janet is a frequent lecturer and author on a wide variety of topics related to Labor & Employment Law. She provides interactive training for clients on such topics as preventing harassment and discrimination claims, managing issues under the ADA and FMLA, and complying with wage and hour laws. In addition to practicing law, she is an adjunct professor at the University of South Florida teaching Employment Law at the Muma College of Business.

Janet received her J.D. from the University of Illinois College of Law and her B.A., magna cum laude from State University of New York at Buffalo.