Bayardo E. Alemán

Shareholder
Miami
305-789-3506
baleman@stearnsweaver.com
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Bayardo E. Alemán is a Shareholder in the Labor & Employment Department. He represents employers and management in all areas of labor & employment law, including defending employment discrimination, sexual harassment, retaliation, and whistleblower lawsuits. Bayardo has extensive experience defending wage and hour lawsuits and representing employers against employees in violation of non-competition and non-solicitation agreements. He also represents clients in ERISA litigation, including defending claims seeking recovery of health insurance benefits. 

Bayardo also counsels employers on day-to-day human resources issues. He frequently speaks and conducts trainings on labor & employment issues in English and Spanish. He is also a regular contributor to the firm’s labor and employment law blog, BeLabor the Point.
              

Representative Experience
  • Obtained summary judgment victory in state court for aerospace company in lawsuit brought by former employee claiming whistleblower status and alleging retaliation.
  • Successfully secured dismissal of over 20 lawsuits arising out of the denial of health benefits claims.
  • Obtained summary judgment victory in state court for healthcare company seeking to enforce non-competition agreement against former employee.
  • Obtained summary judgment victory in federal court for educational institution in lawsuit brought by former employee alleging pregnancy discrimination.
  • Obtained summary judgment victory in federal court for multinational bank in lawsuit brought by former temporary employee alleging sexual harassment and retaliation.
  • Obtained summary judgment victory for international hotel in lawsuit alleging disability discrimination and retaliation by former employee.
  • Obtained summary judgment victory in state court for national supermarket chain manager in lawsuit by former employee alleging tortious interference with a business relationship.
  • Obtained summary judgment victory in state court for local hospitality client in lawsuit brought by former employee for unpaid wages following employee’s termination.
  • Defends employers before federal, state, and local administrative enforcement agencies on a full range of employment related claims, including conducting internal investigations of discrimination and harassment claims. 
  • Pro bono: Representing Central American juvenile in obtaining permanent status visa for the United States.
Professional and Community Involvement
  • Defense Research Institute – Employment and Labor Law and Life, Health and Disability Committees
  • Dade County Bar Association, Member
  • The Florida Bar, Labor and Employment Law Section, Member
  • South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Member
  • Put Something Back, Pro Bono Project
  • Lawyers for Children America, Inc.
  • American Bar Association, Member
Recognition
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, “40 Under 40 Outstanding Lawyers of South Florida,” 2016
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Contact

Miami Office
Museum Tower
150 West Flagler Street, Suite 2200
Miami, FL  33130
305-789-3200 phone
305-789-3395 fax


  • Miami

    Museum Tower
    150 West Flagler Street
    Suite 2200
    Miami, FL 33130

    Miami-Dade: (305) 789-3200
    Fax: (305) 789-3395

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  • Tampa

    SunTrust Financial Centre
    401 East Jackson Street
    Suite 2200
    Tampa, FL 33602

    Phone: (813) 223-4800
    Fax: (813) 222-5089

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  • Fort Lauderdale

    New River Center
    200 East Las Olas Boulevard
    21st Floor (Penthouse A)
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

    Phone: (954) 462-9500
    Fax: (954) 462-9567

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  • Tallahassee

    Highpoint Center
    106 East College Avenue
    Suite 700
    Tallahassee, FL 32301

    Phone: (850) 580-7200

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