Taft Cincinnati attorney Maria Castro has been named to the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber of Commerce Cincy Next Class of 2021. The eight-month program is part of the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber’s Harnessing Young Professional Energy platform (HYPE) and is designed for early-career professionals seeking the meaningful growth needed to advance personally and professionally. The program is built to provide emerging leaders with the essential leadership foundations to get them to the next level in their careers. The curriculum is grounded in a civic-minded technique meant to develop the region’s young professional talent into tomorrow’s distinguished leaders.
Castro is an attorney in Taft’s Employment and Labor Relations practice group. Her scope includes drafting employment policies and employee handbooks, conducting workplace investigations, litigating disputes on behalf of employers, and advising clients on a variety of immigration matters including temporary visas, permanent residence, and U.S. citizenship.