Burlington, VT: Attorney Andrea O. Wright has  joined the northern New England law firm Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC. Andrea joined the firm’s Labor and Employment Group in Brattleboro, Vermont in February.

Andrea Wright comes to DRM after having worked at a large wholesale grocer, first in their Tax Department and most recently as In-House Counsel in their Labor and Employment division. She investigated and responded to EEOC and state law discrimination charges, regularly worked with HR and management on day-to-day employment issues, and participated in the negotiation of labor agreements and arbitrations. Prior to that, Andrea worked as an attorney in Peru at a “Big 4” consulting firm.

“We are thrilled that Andrea has joined our team in Brattleboro.” DRM director Tim Copeland said. “Her international experience and her compassionate approach to the field are of tremendous benefit to our clients.”

In her role as Of Counsel at Downs Rachlin Martin, Andrea Wright represents businesses in all facets of labor and employment law, including employment counseling and advicelabor relationslitigation and management training. Andrea has law degrees from Pontifical Catholic University of Peru and Boston University.