News & Events

New Associate Attorney Joins The Firm

The Firm will also be welcoming Ms. Charlotte Smith as an Associate Attorney later this summer. She is a recent graduate from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law. Ms. Smith was managing editor for the North Carolina Journal of International Law along with having several of her own publications. She [..]

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Summer Associate Announcement

The Law Offices of Gilda A, Hernandez, PLLC is proud to announce the hiring of two summer associates for the summer of 2018.   Robert Tucci is a rising third-year law student at Wake Forest University School of Law. He received the CALI (highest grade) Award in several courses and is a member of the Wake [..]

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Labor Rights Week

Ms. Hernandez will be a guest speaker at the Labor Rights Week event, hosted by the Mexican Consulate in Raleigh, in August 2017.

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Summer Associate Announcement

The Law Offices of Gilda A. Hernandez, PLLC is proud to announce the hiring of two summer associates for the summer of 2017. Thomas Zamadics, a rising second-year law student at the University of North Carolina School of Law, is President of the UNC Labor & Employment Law Association, and is interested in practicing employment [..]

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11 More States and the District of Columbia Increase Minimum Wage Requirements

As of January 1, 2015, twenty-nine states have minimum wage requirements higher than the federal-mandated $7.25 per hour. Ten states – Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Rhode Island, Vermont, and West Virginia – along with the District of Columbia increased their minimum wage effective January 1, 2015. New York raised its minimum wage on [..]

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