Aaron Herreras Szot helps clients who are facing a wide range of employment discrimination matters navigate all phases of litigation before administrative bodies such as the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) and the U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board (“MSPB”). Aaron’s practice is particularly focused on disability discrimination, including failure to accommodate cases and disability retirement.
Aaron joined KCNF in January 2016. She received her education at the University of Chicago (B.A., 2010) and the George Washington University Law School (J.D., 2015), where she was Executive Editor for The Federal Circuit Bar Journal, a Member of the GW Moot Court Board and the GW Alternative Dispute Resolution Board. Aaron was awarded the Ogden W. Fields Labor Law Award for highest overall proficiency in labor law.
At the George Washington University Law School, Aaron focused her studies on labor and employment law. While in law school, she interned at the American Federation of Government Employees, working on employment discrimination cases for federal sector employees. She also interned at the National Labor Relations Board in the Appellate and Supreme Court Litigation Branch, assisting on cases concerning unfair labor practice charges filed by Employers, Unions, and individuals.
Previously, Aaron worked as a case manager at Bergmann & Moore, LLC in Bethesda, Maryland where she handled veteran’s disability claims at all levels of the VA administrative process.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Maryland State Bar Association
- District of Columbia Bar
- Women’s Bar Association of the District of Columbia
- D.C. Women’s Bar Association Task Force against sexual harassment
- Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers Association
- National Employment Lawyers Association
- American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Group