Willig, Williams & Davidson
1845 Walnut Street - 24th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Toll free: (800) 631-1233 / (215) 656-3600


Attorney's Practice Areas

Labor Law - Union Representation

Employment Law - Individual and Class Representation

Unemployment Compensation Benefits


Lauren Hoye

A partner in Willig, Williams & Davidson’s labor department, Lauren M. Hoye represents labor unions and individual employees before state and federal courts and in arbitrations, negotiations and administrative proceedings. Lauren also regularly provides counseling and training to her clients on public and private sector labor law, as well employment law and employment disputes.

Lauren’s commitment to representing employees began as a law student in the University of Pittsburgh Unemployment Compensation Practicum at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As a law student, Lauren advocated for indigent unemployed workers in Western Pennsylvania, representing them at their unemployment compensation hearings and pursuing their cases to the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania. She continues to practice in the are of unemployment compensation law in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Lauren has served as a speaker and/or instructor for the American Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, the Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board and Bureau of Mediation, the AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee, and the Labor and Employment Relations Association, as well as other organizations.   She has spoken on topics ranging from legal ethics, to social media, to practical skills training.

Lauren serves as an arbitrator in the compulsory arbitration program of the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas.  She is a proud volunteer with the Support Center for Child Advocates, representing abused children in the child welfare system.  Since 2014, Lauren has been selected by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star,” an honor awarded to no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys practicing law in Pennsylvania.


  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., Magna Cum Laude, 2009
  • Washington University in St. Louis, M.S.W., 2006
  • Grinnell College, B.A., with honors, 2004


  • Willig, Williams & Davidson, Associate, 2010-2017; Partner, 2017-Present
  • Stember Feinstein Doyle Payne & Cordes, Associate, 2009-2010

Court Admissions

  • New Jersey Supreme Court, 2009
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 2009
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2010
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2013
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 2013

Professional Affiliations

  • Philadelphia Bar Association, 2010-Present
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, 2009-Present
  • American Bar Association, 2009-Present
  • AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee, 2010-Present


  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2014 - 2018

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