Robert DePriest

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Associate
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia
Phone:
202-331-9260
Fax:
866-452-5789
Email:

Robert DePriest joined KCNF in 2017. Mr. DePriest's work focuses on federal sector labor and employment litigation, primarily Fair Labor Standards Act, Title 5, and other wage and hour violations, as well as discrimination and retaliation claims.

Before joining KCNF, Mr. DePriest was an attorney with Mehri & Skalet, PLLC in Washington, DC, where he represented clients in federal sector labor and employment matters. Mr. DePriest was also previously an attorney with The Brownell Firm, PC in Washington, DC, where he represented federal employees in government investigations, professional responsibility and ethics matters, and disciplinary actions. He has represented clients before the Merit Systems Protection Board, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Federal Labor Relations Authority, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and numerous federal agencies.

Mr. DePriest graduated from The George Washington University Law School in 2009, where he was president of the Native American Law Students Association and Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity. He received an undergraduate degree in History from Vanderbilt University in 2006. He is licensed to practice in the District of Columbia and New York.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2017

Areas of Practice

  • Fair Labor Standards Act
  • Title 5
  • Wage and hour violations
  • Discrimination and retaliation
  • Federal sector labor and employment litigation

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • New York

Education

  • The George Washington University Law School, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. - 2009
  • Vanderbilt University
    • B.A. - 2006
    • Major: History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers Association, Member
  • DC Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Mehri & Skalet, PLLC in Washington, DC, Attorney
  • The Brownell Law Firm, PC in Washington, DC, Attorney