Anne E. Duprey

Managing Associate
T 614.559.7203
F 614.464.1737
10 West Broad Street
One Columbus Center, Suite 2300
Columbus, Ohio 43215-3484

Anne (“Annee”) is a managing associate in Frost Brown Todd’s Columbus office. Her practice focuses on the representation of employers in a broad spectrum of labor and employment matters, including employment litigation, traditional labor work, and advising employers on day-to-day personnel issues. Annee has represented a wide variety of small, mid-size, and large employers, including those in the manufacturing, logistics, technology, food service, construction, retail, health care, and customer service industries, as well as, several Ohio municipalities.

She handles a range of employment law matters before state and federal courts and administrative agencies, including:

  • Discrimination, harassment, and retaliation lawsuits
  • Breach of contract cases involving noncompete, nonsolicitation, and nondisclosure agreements
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission charges
  • Interference and retaliation claims under the Family and Medical Leave Act
  • Wage and hour lawsuits under the Fair Labor Standards Act and related state laws
  • Union grievances, arbitration, and unfair labor practice charges
  • Workers’ compensation and workers’ compensation retaliation lawsuits

In addition to her litigation practice, Annee frequently advises management regarding employment and personnel issues that arise in the workplace, including:

  • Termination and discipline matters
  • Reasonable accommodations and related medical leave issues
  • Personnel policies and employee handbooks
  • Wage and hour issues
  • Noncompete, nonsolicitation, and nondisclosure agreements
  • Harassment avoidance
  • Traditional labor issues

Annee is a regular speaker on labor and employment trends, discrimination and harassment issues, and best employment practices. She also provides ongoing education and training to many clients, which allows employers and their staff to identify and address human resources concerns with confidence.

Outside of the office, Annee enjoys spending time with her husband, exploring the metro parks with her dog, traveling, and trying the latest Columbus restaurants. She also enjoys serving as the vice president of Government Affairs for the Human Resources of Central Ohio and volunteering in the community.

Highlights & Recognitions

  • Selected for inclusion in Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Stars®, 2018-2019
  • Ohio State Bar Association Leadership Academy, 2017
  • Columbus Bar Association Barrister Leadership Program, 2014

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Human Resources Association of Central Ohio, Vice President of Government Affairs
  • Leadership Council on Legal Diversity, Mentor
  • Frost Brown Todd Charity Committee
  • Ohio State Bar Association Columbus Bar Association
  • National Association of Women Business Owners of Central Ohio
  • Pelotonia, 50-Mile Rider, 2014, 2015
  • Susan G. Komen 3-Day (60 Mile Walk), 2012
  • Susan G. Komen 5K Participant, 2013, 2014
  • Ronald McDonald House of Central Ohio, Volunteer, 2013-2014

Civic & Charitable Organizations

  • Ronald McDonald House of Central Ohio
  • 50 Mile Rider in Pelotonia - 2014 and 2015
  • Susan G. Komen
  • Mid-Ohio Foodbank

Non-FBT Publications and Events

"PUSHING THE LIMITS: Requiring Physical Fitness Tests for Promotion," Ohio Public Employer Labor Relations Association Newsletter, Fall 2013

"Preventing Claims of Workers' Compensation Retaliation," Belmont County Safety Council, April 2013

"Social Media: The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly," Columbus Preparatory Academy Staff, August 2012

"NLRB Comments on What it "Likes" in Employers Social Media Policies," Ohio Public Employer Labor Relations Association Newsletter, Spring 2012

Other Contact Info


Janet Fisher
T 614.559.7246