Erin Clarke
Erin Clarke

Erin K. Clarke

Tel 215.864.8318
Fax 215.864.8999

Erin K. Clarke is an associate in the Litigation Department and a member of the Labor and Employment Group.


Co-author, "Philadelphia Minimum Wage Rises With Other Cities, States," Law360, June 13, 2014

Ms. Clarke has also co-authored numerous Ballard Spahr Labor and Employment alerts, including:

Co-author, "U.S. Supreme Court Denies Challenge to California Decision that PAGA Claims Cannot be Waived in Arbitration Agreements," Ballard Spahr alert, February 9, 2015

Co-author, "DOL's Proposed Rule Would Generally Prohibit Pay Secrecy Policies for Federal Contractors," Ballard Spahr alert, September 19, 2014

Co-author, "Supreme Court Invalidates NLRB Recess Appointments," Ballard Spahr alert, June 26, 2014

"Philadelphia Mayor Raises Minimum Wage for City Contractors and Subcontractors," May 19, 2014

"Executive Order Increases Minimum Wage for Federal Contract Workers," February 19, 2014

"Supreme Court Issues Two Employer-Friendly Title VII Decisions," June 25, 2013

"Employee’s Firing over Off-Duty Medical Marijuana Use Is Legal, Colorado Court Holds," May 7, 2013

"Supreme Court Denies Review of Second Circuit Cases Adopting Moench Presumption for Fiduciaries of ERISA-Governed Plans," October 26, 2012

"City of Philadelphia Guidelines Clarify Paid Sick Leave Ordinance," June 26, 2012

"Transgender Employees Protected by Title VII, EEOC Finds," April 26, 2012

"NLRB Nixes Agreements Waiving Employees' Collective Action Rights," January 10, 2012

Speaking Engagements

"Hot Button Issues Under the ADA," Pennsylvania Municipal League, PELRAS Annual Training Conference, March 19, 2015

"Shrinking Economy, Shrinking Workforce: Reductions in Force and Workforce Reorganizations," Pennsylvania League of Cities and Municipalities, PELRAS Annual Training Conference, March 22, 2012

"Investigating Criminal Employee Conduct," Pennsylvania League of Cities and Municipalities, PELRAS Annual Training Conference, March 22, 2012

Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law (J.D. 2010)
Member, International and Comparative Law Journal; Teaching Assistant, Legal Research and Writing Program

University of Notre Dame (B.A. 2005)

New Jersey


U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania