Bononi Law Group, LLP

Bononi Law Group, LLP

We're the lawyers that employers don't want you to hire! If you believe you were fired or harassed in violation of these laws, we can help.

Firm Overview

Bononi Law Group is one of California's leaders in Employment Law with over 30 years of experience and an impressive record of success in the litigation of employment disputes at all levels of the California courts.

Employers must treat employees according to state and federal laws. Our attorneys will work with you to determine the best outcome for your situation and will use that outcome as our goal when developing your case.
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Main Office
Main Office
301 North Lake Avenue
Suite 820
Pasadena  CA  91101
Phone
  • (213) 553-9200
Fax
  • (213) 553-9215
Websites

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?
Yes
Services Offered For Fixed Fees?
Severance Agreement Review and Advice of Counsel
Hourly Rates
Varies

Office Information

Office Hours
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Office Manager
Lisa Bononi
Emergency After Hours
Yes
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
Employment
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California's leaders in Employment Law and the lawyers that employers don't want you to hire.
Our legal team of California law attorneys includes individuals who have been named to California's Super Lawyers listing annually since 2005 and awarded Lead Counsel Rating. We also have an attorney who has been selected one of The Best Lawyers in America each year for more than 20 years. We have handled thousands of discrimination and harassment cases, we are leaders in employment law, and we have the experience to help you fight for your employment law rights. Please call us at 866-295-7912 or view our website at www.bononilawgroup.com for more information.
Sexual Harassment
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California's leaders in Employment Law and the lawyers that employers don't want you to hire.
If you feel you have been sexually harassed in the workplace, you need to contact BONONI LAW GROUP, LLP. We have handled sexual harassment cases for over two decades and are dedicated to defending our clients' rights. We have represented both employers and employees in sexual harassment cases and our legal representation has yielded positive results in countless cases. To schedule a consultation regarding your sexual harassment case, contact us at 866-295-7512 or visit our website at www.bononilawgroup.com for more information.
Wrongful Termination
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California's leaders in Employment Law and the lawyers that employers don't want you to hire.
All of the employment attorneys at BONONI LAW GROUP, LLP have established an impressive record of success in the litigation of employment and wrongful termination disputes at all levels of the California courts. Our attorneys will fight for your rights as an employee. We will treat you with compassion and care. We will explain the legal issues with your wrongful termination case and provide options for a positive outcome. If you have been wrongfully terminated, BONONI LAW GROUP, LLP can help you. Please call us at 866-295-7512 for a free consultation or visit our website at www.bononilawgroup.com for more information.

Michael Bononi

Michael J. Bononi, the founding partner of BONONI LAW GROUP, LLP is an experienced trial attorney who represents clients in a wide range of legal disputes with a particular emphasis in employment law. Mr. Bononi has been recognized for several years as one of the leading employment law attorneys in Southern California. He routinely handles employment lawsuits involving claims of wrongful termination, breach of contract, whistle-blowing, wage disputes, and discrimination or harassment claims based on race, gender, sex, pregnancy, national origin, sexual orientation, age, mental and physical disabilities.

Mr. Bononi has been recognized by his peers as a Southern California Super Lawyer in the area of employment litigation from 2005 through the present and has received the highest peer review AV-rating, under Martindale Hubbell's Peer Review Rating process* in addition to being awarded the Lead Counsel Badge. Mr. Bononi has also been quoted as a source for employment law expertise by the Los Angeles Times, and several of the cases he has recently handled have been closely followed by the media and reported on in newspapers and trade publications in Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Miami, and London, as well as national magazines and main line media television shows.
License
  • Bar Number: 130663
    California , 1987
Education
  • Cornell University
    J.D. , 1987
    Mr. Bononi received his law degree from Cornell University where he graduated magna cum laude and was an editor of the Cornell Law Review.
  • University of California, Los Angeles
    B.A. Degree , 1984

William Waldo

William S. Waldo, partner at BONONI LAW GROUP, LLP, is an experienced trial lawyer. He has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in a wide-range of legal disputes, with a particular expertise on jury trials of employment law. Mr. Waldo is one of the very few distinguished lawyers who has been selected as one of The Best Lawyers in America each year for more than 20 years. Mr. Waldo co-founded the highly regarded course "Jury Trial Litigation of Discrimination, Harassment, and Other Employment Claims," and the "Advanced Jury Trials" courses, each of which has been taught throughout the United States.

In addition to being recognized as one of the Best Lawyers In America for more than 20 years, Mr. Waldo has been recognized by his peers as a Southern California Super Lawyer in the area of employment litigation for more than 10 years. In 2009, he was one of only 66 labor and employment lawyers in California to be recognized in Chambers USA. Mr. Waldo has also received the highest peer review AV rating, under Martindale Hubbell's peer review rating process.

Mr. Waldo has lectured extensively throughout the United States on topics that include jury trial litigation of wrongful discharge and other employment claims, sexual harassment, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and state and federal discrimination laws. Mr. Waldo has also written many articles on employment law topics, including "Wrongful Discharge Suits; Judiciary Playing with Fire" (Los Angeles Times); "Wrongful Dismissal Cases Will Still Have Their Days in Court" (Los Angeles Times); "Lost Cause and Found Defense: Using Evidence Discovered After an Employee's Discharge to Bar Discrimination Claims" (The Labor Lawyer); and "Renewed Affirmative Action Enforcement is Imminent" (Personnel Journal).
License
  • Bar Number: 073973
    California , 1976
Education
  • University of Michigan Law School
    J.D. , 1976
    Mr. Waldo received his law degree from the University of Michigan Law School where he graduated magna cum laude in 1976 and was the Administrative Editor of the Michigan Law Review.
  • Georgetown University
    B.A. Degree , 1973
    William Waldo received his undergraduate degree from Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. in 1973 where he graduated summa cum laude and was the Valedictorian of his class.

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