Donald C. Works III: Lawyer with Jackson Lewis P.C.

Donald C. Works III

Shareholder and Office Litigation Manager
Orlando,  FL  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • General Employment Litigation
  • Wage and Hour
  • Construction
  • Retail
  • Financial Services
  • Health Care
  • Professional Services
University Auburn University, B.S., 1977
Law SchoolUniversity of Miami, J.D., 1981
Admitted1982, Florida; 1984, U.S. District Court, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida; 1985, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1999, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida

Professional Associations and Activities

•Central Florida Human Resources Association
•Florida State Bar Association
•Human Resource Association of Broward County, Past President
•Society for Human Resource Management


Donald Works is Office Managing Shareholder of the Orlando, Florida, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. Mr. Works defends employers in connection with discrimination, harassment, and retaliation claims and wage and hour collective actions.

As a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), he also works closely with in house counsel and human resource professionals to conduct HR audits, develop employment agreements and implement personnel policies. Mr. Works has also earned the SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) designation.

Mr. Works is a frequent speaker on a variety of labor and employment law topics and conducts compliance training for management on discrimination, harassment and wage and hour issues.


May 7, 2014

Florida Supreme Court Rules Florida Civil Rights Act Bars Pregnancy Discrimination

May 7, 2014

The Florida Civil Rights Act's ban on discrimination based on gender can cover claims of pregnancy discrimination, the Florida Supreme Court has ruled, resolving a conflict among the appellate courts in the state. Delva v. The Continental Group, Inc., No. SC12-231 (Fla. Apr. 14, 2014). The Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992 (“...

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MIAMI, FL (October 13, 2015) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country's preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the Daily Business Review (DBR) named the firm a winner of its Litigation Department of the Year awards in the Labor and Employment Litigation category. Now in its third year, DBR's annual awards...

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Donald C. Works III

390 N. Orange Avenue, Suite 1285
OrlandoFL 32801


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