Prior to joining our firm, Ms. Knox worked as an Employee Benefits Law Specialist in the Office of Exemption Determinations for the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) in Washington, D.C. Her responsibilities included the evaluation, development, and closure of requests for individual exemptions from the prohibited transaction provisions under Title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). She also represented her office as a speaker in EBSA's Fiduciary Education Campaign.
Ms. Knox counsels clients on designing and implementing employee benefits that fit the employers’ and employees’ needs. She is able to explain the complex laws in plain English, making her a key asset to employers as an employee benefits consultant.
|Education:||Georgetown University Law Center
LL.M., Taxation with Employee Benefits Certificate
|Syracuse University College of Law
|James Madison University
|Bar and Court Admissions:||New York|
|United States Tax Court|
|Memberships:||American Bar Association|
|New York State Bar Association|
|Previous Experience:||Law Clerk, U.S. Department of the Treasury|
|Office of General Counsel: General Law, Ethics and Regulation|
|Employee Benefits Law Specialist, U.S. Department of Labor|
|Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA)|
|Office of Exemption Determination|