Jones | Harper Legal, P. C. represents federal employees in employment discrimination cases, adverse personnel action cases, and employee labor matters. The firm handles all phases of pre-trial litigation, all phases of evidentiary hearings, and post-hearing matters (preparing and responding to appeals and petitions).
Jones | Harper Legal, P. C. represents employees in mediations (both informal and formal), as well as arbitrations.
Jones | Harper Legal, P. C. provides advice and counsel to employees who find themselves subject to investigation for conduct and/or disciplinary matters. The firm also provides advice to employees who believe they may have been subject to unlawful employment discrimination and are unsure of the next steps they should take.

ANDREA M. HARPER

Attorney at Law

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Andrea M. Harper is the founder and principal of Jones | Harper Legal, P. C.

Prior to entering private practice, Ms. Harper was a trial attorney for the Federal Aviation Administration for approximately 21 years, serving as a Senior Attorney for labor and employment law. She appeared as lead counsel in cases before various Federal Labor Relations Authority arbitrators, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Merit Systems Protection Board, the National Transportation Safety Board, and the Department of Transportation.

Additionally, Ms. Harper served as the point of contact for Human Resources/Labor Relations for issues related to possible disciplinary actions against employees and acted as the legal representative in meetings with management officials to discuss and decide on employee reasonable accommodation requests. She also prepared and presented EEO training to high-level management officials, and developed comprehensive, CLE-approved training courses for new attorney hires. 

 

Ms. Harper is a certified mediator and arbitrator, as well as a certified EEO investigator.

Memberships & Professional Associations

  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

  • Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys

  • National Employment Lawyers Association

  • State Bar of Georgia

Education

  • J.D. -  University of Georgia

  • B.S. - North Carolina A&T State University