U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Meeting of March 20, 2013 - Development of a Quality Control Plan for Private Sector Investigations and Conciliations
FAYE A. WILLIAMS was appointed as the Regional Attorney in the EEOC's Memphis District Office in July 2006. There, she directs and manages the district's litigation program for Tennessee, Arkansas, and the seventeen counties in the Northern District of Mississippi. Prior to joining the EEOC in 1989, Ms. Williams served as a judicial law clerk in the Middle District of Tennessee, Nashville Division. Ms. Williams began with EEOC as a Trial Attorney in November 1989. As a trial attorney, she litigated cases and conducted jury trials in Tennessee and Arkansas arising under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Americans with Disabilities Act and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. She served as supervisory trial attorney from 2001 until July 2006. Ms. Williams has served as speaker for the Tennessee Bar Association, National Employment Law Council, Memphis Bar Association, Arkansas Bar Association, NAACP Chapters, human resources and community and civic groups. Ms. Williams is a 1985 graduate of the University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law. She is a member of the National Employment Lawyer's Association, member of the Tennessee Chapter of the National Employment Lawyers' Association, member of National Bar Association, Ben F. Jones Chapter, Past Member of Board of Director of Memphis Area Legal Services, and Government Fellows, American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Lawyers.