Danielle represents and counsels clients in employment disputes. She has experience defending and counseling clients in the general areas of restrictive covenant agreements, discrimination, harassment, and retaliation claims, employment and separation agreements, and employee handbooks and company policies.
Prior to joining Mintz, Danielle was an associate with a Washington, DC law firm dedicated to employment law. In her role at this firm, she represented clients at evidentiary hearings before federal administrative agencies, and at mediations and settlement conferences. Danielle also worked with a DC law firm focused on representing individuals in government investigations, disciplinary actions, administrative litigation, security clearance adjudications, and related matters.
In law school, Danielle was a law clerk for two law firms in the greater Washington, DC area as well as for Bread for the City, an agency serving poor communities in Washington. Danielle also served as a Notes Editor of the Public Contract Law Journal, where her Note was published in the winter of 2018.
- George Washington School of Law (JD, with honors)
- Furman University (BA)
Recognition & Awards
- JD Supra 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards – Employer Liability Issues
March 12, 2021 | Webinar | By Michael Arnold, David Barmak, Jessica Catlow, Micha Mitch Danzig, Geri Haight, Andrew Matzkin, David Lagasse, O'Kelly E. McWilliams, III, Jennifer Rubin, Tyrone Thomas, Alexander Hecht, Danielle Bereznay, Jennifer Budoff, Delaney Busch, Corbin Carter, Emma Follansbee, Natalie C. Groot, Paul Huston, Brie Kluytenaar, Brendan Lowd, Audrey Nguyen, Nicole Rivers, Richard Block
February 5, 2021 | Blog | By Danielle Bereznay, Michael Arnold
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November 2, 2020 | Blog | By Danielle Bereznay
September 25, 2020 | Blog | By Brie Kluytenaar, Danielle Bereznay
September 20, 2020 | Blog | By Danielle Bereznay, Michael Arnold
Below we summarize the DOL’s interpretative guidance, and note in bold where the DOL has either reaffirmed or changed its guidance in light of the federal court decision. As a reminder, the law expires on December 31, 2020.