John Durishan

The Atlanta-based law firm Melville Johnson, P.C., is proud to have Associate Attorney John Durishan on its team to represent government and private sector employees with their employment law cases, including discrimination claims relating to age, race, gender, and sexual harassment.

As a member of our firm, Durishan has represented clients before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Office of Federal Operations (OFO), Merit System Protection Board (MSPB), and Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Attorney Durishan has handled cases involving:

  • Labor dispute mediation
  • Settlement negotiation
  • Arbitration
  • Depositions and litigation
  • Whistleblower Protection Act
  • Termination and adverse action appeals before the MSPB.

Since graduating with his J.D. from Albany Law School of Union University in 2011, Associate Attorney John Durishan has proven to be both effective and passionate in his representation of clients dealing with employment law cases. During his time at law school, Durishan interned at Albany Law School’s award winning clinic, representing low-income clients in unemployment hearings and interned for the Third Judicial District Town and Village Courts.

In addition to his experience as an attorney at Melville Johnson, P.C., Attorney Durishan’s previous work experience as a program assistant for New York State Office of the State Comptroller gives him valuable insight into the policies that affect employment law. While working for the state of New York, he helped create internal policies and procedures for equal employment and managed internal discrimination and harassment complaints. He is licensed to practice in the state of New York.

Attorney Durishan is committed to protecting employees whose legal rights have been violated. He is an asset to the Melville Johnson, P.C., team and will be significant asset to helping you with your employment law case.

If you’ve been the victim of discrimination in the workplace, or know somebody who may have a relevant case, the attorneys of Melville Johnson, P.C. have the experience, knowledge, and strategic insight necessary to help find justice. Take the first step in successfully handling your case and contact our firm or call us at (888) 594-0424 today.

Successfully litigated against all federal agencies for 24 years, has brought cases before most circuit courts of appeals, as well as the United States Supreme Court on behalf of federal employees he has represented.