In the guest chair:


With Nancy Rafuse

Atlanta Managing Partner at Polsinelli, Nancy Rafuse, joined us in the studio today to talk about the law and how it affects all different types of business.

Polsinelli is a large national law firm which added an Atlanta office in January 2014. The firm represent clients in health care, real estate, financial services, technology, energy, life sciences and business litigation. The firm is in 19 cities nationwide and has been named “the fastest growing law firm in the country six years in a row” by The American Lawyer Magazine.

Nancy represents and advises employers on the full range of employment law and litigation issues in today’s business environment. She is a shareholder and managing partner of the national firm’s Atlanta office. She has been selected by Benchmark Litigation among Benchmark’s Top 250 Women in Litigation. She is one of five women attorneys from the state of Georgia recognized for the national honor.

Notable Quotes:

“Whenever you see laws change everybody sits down to see how it applies to them and if they need to change anything.”-Nancy Rafuse

“One issue that everybody is facing right now is how they go about paying their employees.”-Nancy Rafuse

“Any business going into the hiring process will start low with a salary and see if the candidates negotiate them up.”-Nancy Rafuse

“Social media is an issue for all businesses now.”-Nancy Rafuse

“Social media is the modern age water cooler.”-Nancy Rafuse

In the headlines:

Other stuff: