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Ashley A. Diaz, Attorney

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Ashley A. Diaz’s practice focuses mostly on labor and employment issues, as well as employment-based immigration. She is a member of the firm’s labor, litigation, benefits and immigration departments.  Ashley primarily focuses her practice on defending employers’ interests in the areas of:

  • Sex Harassment and Other Hostile Work Environment Claims
  • Disability Discrimination and Failure to Accommodate Cases
  • Non-Compete, Non-Solicitation, Non-Disclosure and Trade Secret Cases
  • Grievance Arbitrations pursuant to Collective Bargaining Agreements
  • Wage and Hour claims.

Ashley’s immigration practice includes working extensively with employers and their foreign national employees to secure lawful status for employment in the United States. Specifically, she assists employers in the preparation and filing of H-1B, L-1, TN, and other nonimmigrant visas, and applications for employment-based Permanent Residency.

Prior to joining Lowenbaum Law, Ashley had the unique opportunity to intern in New York City for the New York Yankees’ legal department. She worked closely with the Chief Operating Officer and Deputy General Counsel assisting with transactional matters as well as analyzing legal issues for the organization.

CIVIC INVOLVEMENT:
Missouri Botanical Garden Young Friends Council
Red Shoe Society – St. Louis

Education

Saint Louis University School of Law, J.D., Certificate in Employment Law, cum laude

Missouri State University, B.S., cum laude


Bar and Court Admissions

  • Missouri
  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri

Outside the Office

When Ashley is not at work she enjoys spending time with her dog, Baxter. He keeps her busy running around Forest Park and dog parks throughout the city. Ashley is very interested and committed to the redevelopment of the City of St. Louis. She tries to stay up-to-date with as much development news as possible in the region.

Ashley commits her time to volunteering for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of St. Louis through its Young Professionals group, the Red Shoe Society – St. Louis. She is also a member of the Missouri Botanical Garden Young Friends Council where she supports the internationally recognized organization and serves as an ambassador for the Garden within the community.