Bay Area Employment Lawyers

The San Francisco Bay Area Employment Lawyer Richard Koss assists California employees and employers in labor law matters ranging from discrimination to retaliation to contract issues.

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California Employment Discrimination Lawyer Serving the San Francisco Bay Area

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Main Office

Main Office
600 Allerton St., Suite 202
Redwood City  CA  94063

  • (650) 722-7046

Other Offices

  • Antioch Office - By Appointment
    511 West Third Street
    Antioch,  CA  94509

Richard N. Koss

Attorney Richard N. Koss devotes his legal practice to representing Bay Area employees and employers in labor relations matters, such as retaliation, harassment and discrimination. He regularly represents clients in Contra Costa, San Mateo, Alameda and Solano County state courts, as well as the United States District Courts of Northern California.

Mr. Koss earned his law degree from San Francisco Law School, graduating with honors in 2007. Before becoming an attorney, he worked for many years in business, as a president and CEO, vice president of operations, and general manager at different points in his career. This experience gives him unique insight into the practical application of employment laws and regulations, enabling him to readily understand his clients' needs and interests. He is qualified to handle cases involving age, disability, sex, race, religious, and pregnancy discrimination, whistleblowing, workplace retaliation, wrongful termination and employment contracts. For employers, he also provides assistance with employment practices.

Mr. Koss is a member of the San Mateo County Bar Association, the Contra Costa County Bar Association and the State Bar of California.


United States District Court, Northern and Eastern Districts of California

Special Awards & Commendations

San Francisco Law School, Class Valedictorian, 2007; Dean's List, 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007
Tyler Moot Court Best Brief Award, 2007
Witkin Legal Institute Award - Choice of Law, Federal Taxation, 2007
Witkin Legal Institute Award - Professional Responsibility, Wills and Trusts - 2006
Witkin Legal Institute Award - Remedies, 2005

Professional Associations & Memberships

State Bar of California (Member)
Contra Costa County Bar Association (Member)
San Mateo County Bar Association (Member)
  • Bar Number: 251351
    California , 2007
  • San Francisco Law School
    Juris Doctor , 2007
    Graduated with Honors
  • University of California, Berkeley
    Bachelor of Arts, Linguistics , 1975

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