Janet E. Wise is Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law by The Florida Bar and has been since 2001. As an attorney with the Sass Law Firm, she brings over 25 years of experience to a practice which primarily represents employees from both the private and public sectors in workplace disputes. Ms. Wise speaks frequently on employment law topics, especially in the area of attorney ethics, and serves on various committees, both locally and nationally. Her most recent accolade is being named a Florida Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters.
Janet Wise graduated cum laude from Newberry College before obtaining her law degree from Georgia State University College of Law, and she is dual admitted to both The Florida Bar and the State Bar of Georgia. As a past President of the Florida Chapter of the National Employment Lawyers Association, Ms. Wise continues to support attorneys who practice in the area of labor and employment law by her work on the both the Ethics and Sanctions Committee of NELA, and its Governance Committee. Additionally, she is working to ensure that board certified attorneys in this specialty are fully qualified as a member of the Labor & Employment Law Certification Committee, a standing committee of The Florida Bar.