Joanne Heft is an Associate in the Labor & Employment Department. Joanne represents clients in many areas of employment law, including wage and hour claims, discrimination claims, and whistleblower claims. Joanne also assists employers in drafting their company policies, agreements, and applications. Joanne earned her J.D. degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Miami School of Law. In addition to being a member of the Florida Bar, Joanne is also a member of the Bar in Ontario, Canada, having earned a J.D. degree from Osgoode Hall Law School, York University in Toronto.
Publications & Presentations
Kiwis Will Have the Protection of Paid Domestic Violence Leave. What About Floridians?
BeLabor The Point Blog |September 2018
Substance Over Forms: FMLA and I-9
Stearns Weaver Miller's 28th Annual Labor and Employment Law Seminar|April 2018
The Department of Labor’s Proposed PAID Program: An Invitation To Turn Yourself In Or To Turn Yourself Inside Out?
BeLabor the Point Blog |March 2018
Florida’s Minimum Wage to Increase to $8.25 per hour –What About the Loonie, eh?
BeLabor the Point Blog |November 2017
Stearns Weaver Miller Adds Seven Associates Across Five Practice Areas