Charla Stevens to Present at BIA Event on Opioids in the Workplace

McLane Middleton attorney Charla Bizios Stevens is part of the Business and Industry Association’s panel discussion on “An Employers’ Guide to Opioids in the Workplace” on September 27, 2017 in Portsmouth, N.H.

The informative luncheon will explore the legal, medical, and social ramifications of opioid and other substance abuse on large and small businesses. Discussion will focus around risks and responsibilities of employers with addicted workers or their dependents, as well as options and accommodations to help troubled employees into recovery.

Charla is the chair of the firm’s Employment Law Practice Group.  She has extensive background addressing litigated and non-litigated employment issues such as discrimination, harassment, employee classification and wage and hour claims. She assists employers in responding to labor audits, preparing personnel policies and minimizing risk in the hiring, discipline and termination of employees. Charla conducts management and harassment training and works with employers to maintain legal compliance in a cost-efficient and effective way.  She has extensive experience conducting internal investigations for private employers, independent schools and colleges and universities.

Charla can be reached in the firm’s Manchester office at (603) 628-1363 or

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