ChelseaTill

Associate

Dallas + 1.214.969.4824

Chelsea Till represents and advises employers in a variety of labor and employment matters. Her litigation experience includes claims brought under Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), California's Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA), and other federal, state, and local laws. She has represented clients in wage and hour class and collective actions, single plaintiff discrimination litigation, and employment contract disputes in state and federal courts. A portion of Chelsea's practice also focuses on counseling clients on employment matters, including HR policies, compensation practices, worker classification, employment agreements, and state law compliance.

Chelsea represents employers across various industries, with particular experience representing commercial airlines. Recently, Chelsea sat second chair for a jury trial in the Dallas County District Court and won a unanimous jury verdict on behalf of a regional airline in a dispute involving a former pilot. She also has experience defending airline clients in arbitrations, federal investigations, and in federal appellate courts.

Chelsea maintains a substantial pro bono practice and is active in the Firm's Border Project. She won asylum on appeal for a Venezuelan family and has worked in Laredo, Texas, screening and counseling individuals seeking asylum in the United States.

She is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Dallas Bar Association.

Experience

  • Envoy Air defeats class certification in retention bonus disputeJones Day obtained an order denying class certification on behalf of Dallas-based Envoy Air Inc., which flies under the American Eagle brand.
  • Envoy Air defeats class certification in employment disputeJones Day obtained an order denying class certification on behalf of Dallas-based Envoy Air Inc., which flies under the American Eagle brand.
  • Envoy Air victory over age discrimination claims upheld by Fifth CircuitJones Day obtained a victory at the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals on behalf of Dallas-based Envoy Air Inc., which flies under the American Eagle brand.
  • Sumitomo Heavy Industries invests $46 million into Highview PowerJones Day advised Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd., a technology leader in industrial machinery and environmental and power technologies, in its $46 million investment into Highview Power, a global leader in long-duration energy storage solutions.
  • Citigroup Global Markets, BofA Securities, Deutsche Bank, and Wells Fargo Securities, as representatives of the underwriters, complete $300 million bond offering by KB HomeJones Day represented Citigroup Global Markets Inc., BofA Securities, Inc., Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, and other representatives of the several underwriters, in connection with the public offering by KB Home, one of the nation’s largest homebuilders, of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 4.80% Senior Notes due 2029.