Somer V. Jefferiss
Mrs. Jefferiss’ practice has focused on Human Resources and employment law for the past decade. As Counsel and Director of Compliance for Datamatics Management Services, Inc., Mrs. Jefferiss works closely with company executives, HR professionals and labor management consultants to resolve legal and business issues employers face. Combining her knowledge of federal and local employment and labor laws with her software expertise, Mrs. Jefferiss directs clients in HRIS, TLM and Payroll software configurations.
Mrs. Jefferiss advises clients in various industries, both large and small, on drafting and implementing company policies and procedures. She frequently oversees projects for client companies including internal or 3rd party audits, undergoing workforce management changes or revising internal practices to ensure compliance. Mrs. Jefferiss hosts training sessions and seminars throughout the country on topics from wage and hour compliance, anti-discrimination policies, implementation best practices, and informational sessions on federal and state regulations.
Mrs. Jefferiss graduated with an Economics degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder and with her Juris Doctorate from Willamette University College of Law in Salem, Oregon. She is licensed to practice law in the State of New Jersey and the 3rd Circuit District Court and is a Certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR) through the Human Resources Certification Institute. She resides in Alexandria, Virginia with her husband and three young sons.