Christina Harris SchwinnChristina Harris Schwinn, Pavese Law Firm partner and legislative director for SHRM SWFL, will speak at the SHRM SWFL lunch meeting on Wednesday, March 8 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Crowne Plaza, located at 13051 Bell Tower Dr. in Fort Myers. Sponsored by Pavese Law Firm, Schwinn will provide a legal update on significant employment law cases from 2016, a legislative update regarding pending federal and state legislation impacting employers, and an agency roundup on the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), Department of Labor (DOL) and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). SHRM SWFL, an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management, is a group of human resource professionals who come together to discuss issues related to human resource management and find ways to better serve their employers and employees.

Registration for the lunch meeting is $21 for SHRM SWFL members, $25 for non-members and guests and $15 for students. Attendance at the lunch meeting can be used for one recertification credit with the HR Certification Institute and one credit for SHRM Certification. For more information or to register for the lunch meeting, visit www.shrmswfl.wildapricot.org.

Schwinn is available to speak to local businesses and organizations on a variety of employment law topics and she can be reached at 239-336-6228 or christinaschwinn@paveselaw.com. Schwinn’s primary practice areas are employment law, business transactions, community association law and real estate law. Schwinn is an accomplished public speaker and regularly writes articles that have been published both locally and nationally in a variety of publications.

Pavese Law Firm is a full-service law firm with offices in Fort Myers, Cape Coral and West Palm Beach. The firm provides a broad range of legal services for individuals, families, small businesses and large corporations. Practice areas include agricultural, banking and finance, bankruptcy, business and corporate, civil litigation, condominium and homeowners’ associations, construction, employment, environmental and water, estate planning, probate and trust, marital and family, land use and government, and real estate law. Established in 1949 as a one-person general practice firm, Pavese Law Firm has grown into one of the largest legal practices in Southwest Florida. With a long history of service to Southwest Florida, Pavese Law Firm has played a significant role in the growth of local businesses, communities and major development projects. For more information, visit www.paveselaw.com.