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Elina  Basham
Elina  Basham
Associate 
222 Lakeview Avenue
Suite 400
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
 
Tel:
561.653.5000
Fax:
561.659.6313
 
 

Elina Basham focuses her practice on litigation and counseling in labor and employment matters. She has experience with the defense of employers in a wide range of areas, including Title VII, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Florida Civil Rights Act, as well as whistleblower and retaliation claims.

Elina also has experience in handling complex commercial litigation, representing government entities and financial institutions in seeking recovery for Civil RICO, fraud and unjust enrichment claims, as well as complex professional liability and government liability matters.
 
Published Works & Lectures
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Strategies for Employment Class and Collective Actions: Leading Lawyers on Addressing Trends in Wage and Hour Allegations and Defending Employers in Class Action Litigation (Inside the Minds), Contributor, Aspatore, 2012
 
Professional Memberships & Activities
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American Bar Association, Member
 
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The Florida Bar, Young Lawyer's Division, Member
 
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Dade County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Member
 
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Palm Beach County Bar Association, Young Lawyer's Division, Member
 
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National Association of Professional Women, Member
 
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University of Miami Young Alumni, Member
 
Related Professional Experience
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Office of the Public Defender, Eighth Judicial Circuit, Gainesville, FL, 2010
 
Other Languages
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Russian
 



Elina  Basham

Practice
Labor & Employment
Litigation
Education
J.D., University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2011
A.B., University of Miami, 2007; cum laude; Dean's List; Alpha Delta Pi
Bar Admissions
Florida
 
 
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