Bobbie Hoye is a licensed attorney in Maryland, Georgia, and the District of Columbia and has over ten years of legal experience. Ms. Hoye joined UMBC’s Office of the General Counsel in 2012, as the Assistant General Counsel/Human Relations Officer. Ms. Hoye’s prior experience includes working as an Assistant Attorney General with the District of Columbia Office of the Attorney General, as a labor and employment associate, and as an Equal Employment Opportunity investigator and mediator. Ms. Hoye has extensive experience handling matters related to discrimination, sexual harassment, retaliation, work force reduction, adverse actions, and union grievances. She also has significant experience in conducting investigations and mediating cases of alleged violations under Title VII, ADEA, and the ADA. She has represented clients before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Merit Systems Protection Board, Office of the Special Counsel, and the DC Office of Employee Appeals. Ms. Hoye has held positions representing institutions of higher education, private industry, and the federal government.
Ms. Hoye holds a Bachelor of Arts dual degree in Business and Communications Rhetoric from the University of Pittsburgh, and a Juris Doctor from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.