Hamed Moradi

Hamed Moradi

Associate

Houston Employment Attorney - Hamed Moradi

Hamed Moradi is an employment attorney who represents employers and clients against claims of trade secret and noncompete violations, FLSA collective actions, contractual disputes, and lawsuits involving claims of discrimination, retaliation, harassment, and wrongful termination.

Prior to joining the firm, Hamed worked for a boutique litigation firm where he represented national and local trucking companies in complex and high exposure personal injury cases in both state and federal courts.  He was also a judicial clerk with the 157th District Court in Harris County.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Law
  • Employment Litigation

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas

Representative Experience

  • Assisted in defeating certification of collective action under the FLSA of potentially 500 class members in a suit seeking overtime compensation
  • Obtained bill of review vacating a default judgment two years after its rendition
  • Secured summary judgment dismissing all plaintiff’s claims in a gender discrimination lawsuit in U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • Defended national and international companies in collective actions under the Fair Labor Standards Act
  • Represented corporations in various industries in trade secret and noncompete lawsuits
  • Defended employers against claims of discrimination, retaliation, wrongful termination, the Americans with Disabilities Act violations, and claims under the Family and Medical Leave Act in both state and federal courts
  • Represented clients before EEOC and state agencies across the United States
  • Assisted employers in DOL investigations of wage and hour practices
  • Helped employers effectively respond to union organizing efforts and assisted in NLRB investigations

Education

  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D. – 2020
    • Journal of Intellectual Property Law, Managing Board
  • Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran
    • LL.M, International Commercial Law – 2014
  • Qazvin International University, Qazvin, Iran
    • LL.B. – 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas, Labor and Employment Law Section
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association

Speeches and Publications

Finality of Judgments,” State Bar of Texas: Civil Appellate Practice 101, September 9, 2020