About the Author

Michelle R. Magruder

Michelle R. Magruder

Michelle R. Magruder is a director at Fairfield and Woods P.C. in Denver, a Meritas member firm. She has extensive trial and hearing experience, particularly in the areas of employment law and personal injury. In addition to representing parties in employment litigation, Michelle also counsels clients in employment law matters, contracts, and general liability matters. She has represented private companies, insurance carriers and other entities in the defense of employment discrimination claims, unemployment insurance claims, wage and hour claims, contract disputes and general liability claims. Michelle may be reached at mmagruder@fwlaw.com.

Article List

  • Employer drug and alcohol policies: What to include

    In today's society, it is important for employers to have a written drug and alcohol policy for their employees. The health and well-being of a company’s employees is critical to the success of each employee, as well as the company. This article will outline key points that should be included...

  • Legal termination for legal marijuana use: A legal trend?

    On June 15, 2015, the Colorado Supreme Court issued its opinion in the case of Coats v. Dish Network, 350 P.3d 849 (Colo. 2015). The Colorado Supreme Court’s opinion affirmed the Colorado Court of Appeals decision of April 25, 2013, which ruled that an employer can terminate an employee who...

Advertisement. Closing in 15 seconds.