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Morgan E. Sharma

Associate

Morgan Sharma represents clients in all facets of commercial litigation. Prior to joining Keker, Van Nest & Peters, Ms. Sharma served as a law clerk to the Honorable Matthew Kennelly of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Ms. Sharma earned her J.D. from The University of Chicago Law School and graduated summa cum laude from George Washington University with a B.A. in psychology and criminal justice. During law school, Ms. Sharma participated in the Federal Criminal Justice Clinic.

Morgan Sharma represents clients in all facets of commercial litigation. Prior to joining Keker, Van Nest & Peters, Ms. Sharma served as a law clerk to the Honorable Matthew Kennelly of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Ms. Sharma earned her J.D. from The University of Chicago Law School and graduated summa cum laude from George Washington University with a B.A. in psychology and criminal justice. During law school, Ms. Sharma participated in the Federal Criminal Justice Clinic.

Lyft Drivers Lose Second Bid for Emergency Covid-19 Sick Pay

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A group of Lyft drivers in California lost their latest bid to convince a state court judge to immediately reclassify them as employees with paid sick leave to help fight the spread of Covid-19. Read more

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San Francisco Superior Judge Ethan Schulman denied a motion that would have reclassified Lyft drivers as employees, so that they can reap the state’s paid sick leave, agreeing with a federal judge who found that such a ruling would jeopardize drivers' access to federal coronavirus relief. Read more

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