Ellen McCann (EMcCann@unum.com) has worked for Unum Group for 20 years. She advises Human Resources on all employment-related legal issues, with particular emphasis on FMLA, ADA, leaves of absence, wage/hour compliance, military leaves, restrictive covenants and employee relations issues. She also provides daily legal support to Unum’s Leave Management Center, which provides leave administration services to its customers. Presently, Unum’s leave administration product includes administration of over 225 state leave laws in addition to FMLA and covers over 1.6 million lives. She also provides legal support for Unum’s ADA offering. 

Ms. McCann received her BA from the College of the Holy Cross and her JD from the University of Notre Dame Law School. She is a certified trainer for SHRM and CE credit and is a frequent national speaker on FMLA and ADA. She worked for a law firm in Boston for seven years prior to joining Unum.