Plaintiff's side civil litigation emphasizing labor and employment, including wage and hour class actions, medical malpractice, and serious injury claims.
Established in 1986
• Bollard v. Society of Jesus - Action brought against the Jesuits for sexual harassment of a priest (story ran on 60 minutes) (9th Circuit) 196 F.3d 940
• Red Wing Shoe Company - Wage and Hour Class action for misclassification of employees as exempt. $2.2 million settlement for a class of 50.
1388 Sutter Street
San Francisco CA 94109
Yes, free initial consultation.
Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Employment law changes daily and is, therefore, interesting and "cutting-edge."
The more informed, the better the client.
Yes, we actually request our clients to prepare a timeline with supporting documents as part of our intake process.
It depends on the case and the client.
I have been a lawyer for over 20 years in my own private practice. Before being a lawyer, I had a career in social services working with youth, drug abuse prevention and mental health.
I worked in social work before practicing law. This background led me into representing workers who are treated unfairly.
Direct and effective communication with a good dose of compassion.Personal interests:
My personal interests include caring for my two teenage sons, cooking and travel.
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