Ann Plunkett Announces Betsey Mooney as New Principal Consultant of WorkPlace Partners

We are excited to announce that Elizabeth Jones “Betsey” Mooney has joined WorkPlace Partners as the new principal consultant of the firm.

With over twenty years of legal experience in both private practice and in-house settings, Betsey’s breadth of experience in labor and employment law and human resources consultation extends to the representation of private corporations, municipalities, non-profit organizations, institutions of higher education, and public and private schools.

Betsey has advised senior management on a wide variety of employment issues, including hiring practices, employment discrimination, reductions in force, FMLA, ADA, policy and procedure development, employee discipline, sexual harassment, employee investigations, terminations, immigration, and employee relations.  Throughout her career in private practice, she has represented clients in proceedings before state and federal courts and administrative agencies, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the Missouri Commission on Human Rights (MCHR), and the United States Department of Education Office for Civil Rights (OCR). 

In addition, as former Associate General Counsel at Washington University in St. Louis, Betsey has extensive experience advising higher education clients on a host of issues, including Title IX compliance and investigations, the creation and revision of University policies and handbooks, immigration issues, and campus disciplinary actions.

A 1995 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with Honors and Highest Distinction, Betsey earned her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1998. She is a member of both the Missouri Bar and Illinois Bar.

Betsey may be reached at
(314) 910 – 9041