Ashley Totorica is an associate in the Stamford office of Ogletree Deakins. His practice encompasses the full range of employment law counseling and litigation. Mr. Totorica defends employers in state and federal courts, as well as in proceedings before state and federal administrative agencies. In addition, he works with employers on matters relating to labor arbitration and union grievances.
Mr. Totorica provides advice and counsel to management regarding human resources issues and employment law compliance, such as pre-employment screening, hiring, discipline, and termination, as well as drafting and review of employment policies and handbooks to ensure compliance with state and federal law.
During law school, Mr. Totorica served as a Teaching Assistant in Constitutional Law and worked in a clinic with the Appellate Bureau of the Middlesex County District Attorney's Office where he briefed and argued cases before the Massachusetts Appeals Court. Mr. Totorica was selected as an American Bar Association Janet D. Steiger Fellow, and served in the New Hampshire Attorney General's Office handling issues regarding antitrust and competition law. After law school, he clerked for the Connecticut Superior Court and was chosen to work on the Complex Litigation Docket on cases involving intricate legal issues.