Everything You Wanted to Know About LGBTQ+ Issues in Investigations but Were Afraid to Ask

We are looking forward to the upcoming Association of Workplace Investigators in-person New York Metro Local Circle meeting on May 24 from 5:30-7:00 PM ET, generously hosted by Robinson & Cole and AWI Board member Britt-Marie Cole-Johnson. Jessica Rinaldi, Senior external investigator at EPT Legal and former prosecutor of hate crimes at the Manhattan DA’s…


What Lawyers Want From Mediation

We would like to thank everyone who attended yesterday’s program “What Lawyers Want From Mediation”, hosted by NYSDRA. Our colleague, mediator Elena Paraskevas-Thadani served as a panelist, along with David Berger, Paul Radvany, and Eastern District of New York ADR Administrator Danielle Shalov, and discussed feedback received from attorneys about their experience in mediation. The…


Not winning in the moment is not the same as “failure”.

After a crushing defeat which cost his team the playoffs, Superstar Bucks athlete, Giannis Antetokounmpo, responds to a reporter’s question— whether he considers this season a “failure.” “Do you get a promotion every year on your job? No, right? So every year, your work is a failure?” “Michael Jordan played 15 years, won six championships….


Need to Get to the Bottom of it? Use Our Workplace Investigations: Training Presentation

Do you need to train your team on how to conduct an effective workplace investigation? EPT Legal released their newest train-the-trainer course on how to conduct effective workplace investigations, in partnership with LexisNexis. The training program covers topics such as complaint intake and protocol, planning an investigation, preserving confidentiality, witness interviews, document requests, report writing,…


Men and their Mental Health

Check out this blog post from our international affiliate Byrne Dean, “Men and their mental health.” It highlights some of the struggles men face in their mental health and how we all can step up and support them more in the workplace. https://www.byrnedean.com/our-thinking/men-and-their-mental-health


Building Your Career in a Masculine Environment Webinar

Check out this stellar webinar entitled “Building Your Career in a Masculine Environment” featuring Victoria Lewis, the CEO of our International Affiliate Byrne Dean. It is incredibly enlightening and worth the listen (regardless of gender) to learn about the importance of authenticity, compassionate leadership, and the value of emotions in the workplace. Click on the…

Congratulations on Passing the Bar Exam Najmah!

Congratulations on Passing the Bar Exam Najmah!

Please join EPT Legal in congratulating our colleague, Najmah James, on passing the NY bar exam! Najmah has been an integral part of EPT for 5 years, working as a Paralegal and then an investigator all through law school. We are very proud and excited to see what she accomplishes next!