Hackler Flynn & Associates

Hackler Flynn & Associates

Hackler Flynn & Associates is a small firm in Los Angeles & Orange County that focuses primarily on corporate law, business litigation, employer defense law and civil litigation.

Firm Overview

Cindy Flynn is the founder and managing partner of Hackler Flynn & Associates, a seven-woman law firm serving business clients throughout Southern California with expertise in employment law, contracts, and commercial lawsuits.

At Hackler Flynn & Associates, Cynthia Flynn examines each of her client's objectives and determines how best to reach their goal. Ms. Flynn is dedicated to her clients and believes in being available and supporting them to meet their needs and build strong long term client relationships. It may seem old fashioned these days, but Ms. Flynn believes that clients should have their phone calls returned on the same day, whether it is from her, one of her team of attorneys or by the support staff. For Ms. Flynn, peace of mind in the legal field is a crucial intangible that Hackler Flynn & Associates provide their clients.

What Makes Our Firm Unique:
As a woman-owned law firm, we are a certified Woman Business Enterprise (WBE) and Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB). We work around our clients' busy schedules and make it as convenient as possible for you to meet with us, either through virtual meetings, conference calls or in-person meetings. Our attorneys offer clear guidance that fully prepares you for all possible outcomes, while also addressing your expectations. In addition to addressing the issues at hand, we also provide a global or long-term perspective that helps you prepare for any changes your businesses might encounter.
Main Office
Main Office
597 Monterey Pass Road
Monterey Park  CA  91754
Phone
  • (323) 247-7030
Fax
  • (323) 319-9242
Websites

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?
Yes
Services Offered For Fixed Fees?
Corporation or LLC Formation
Hourly Rates
$320-$400/hr.

Office Information

Office Hours
9:00am - 5:30pm Monday-Friday
Office Manager
Erin Riley
Emergency After Hours
Yes
Languages Spoken
German, Korean, Tagalog

Other Offices

Orange County Office
19200 Von Karman Avenue
Suite 400
Irvine,  CA  92612
Business
Brand Promise: To be your reliable and knowledgeable partner in managing all of your business legal issues.
Cindy Flynn is the founder and managing partner of Hackler Flynn & Associates, a seven-woman law firm serving business clients throughout Southern California with expertise in employment law, contracts, and commercial lawsuits. When we become your legal counsel, we offer four principal benefits that are typically only available through hiring an in-house legal team:
1.We develop an in-depth familiarity with your business, culture and legal needs.
2.We maintain a long-term relationship with you which facilitates efficiency of service (with no additional employee headcount).
3.We become an integral part of your management team by being available for ongoing advice and guidance as regulatory laws evolve and change over time.
4.We understand how to get deals done efficiently and at a cost that makes business sense.

Employment Law:
Our core focus is in defending and protecting business owners against employment law suits. Our core services include:
Employee Handbooks. Thorough and compliant language.
Employment Contracts. We can create well-drafted contracts for all of your employees from part-time seasonal staff to full-time managers.
Annual Seminars for Employees. This includes sexual harassment, which is required for all businesses with over 50 employees in California, and is strongly recommended for smaller businesses.
Compliance with California Employer Law as it Relates to Business Owners.

Resolving Lawsuits:
Our firm is able to assist with mediation, arbitration, settlement conferences or trials. Some of the areas we are able to assist with include:
Breach of Contract
Commercial and Business Torts
Employer/Employee Agreements (wage and hour, harassment, discrimination, wrongful termination, workplace accidents, disputes)
Trade Secrets
Breach of Fiduciary Duty/Disclosure/Confidentiality
Complex Disputes between Corporations
Whatever your possible litigation/lawsuit concerns may be, we are here to assist you and your business.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Hackler Flynn & Associates empowers its clients to feel protected as they create and grow their own businesses. We offer our clients protection from lawsuit by having the right agreements in place, so that our clients can innovate and create stellar businesses for both themselves and their own clientele. From start-up companies to companies who have been in business for 20+ years, Hackler Flynn & Associates delivers "Wow" through superior customer service, honest communication and continuous education and support to all of our clients. We have team values and want to share our passion for quality through our products and service. At Hackler Flynn & Associates, we invite everyone to be passionate, always innovate and view us as a partner in your business!

What are your firm's strengths and style?

Cindy Flynn is the founder and managing partner of Hackler Flynn & Associates, a boutique law firm in Greater Los Angeles that focuses on employment law, business litigation and corporate work. Our core focus is to help commercial businesses defend and protect against employment lawsuits.

In addition to providing expertise in these areas of law, we pride ourselves at being a resource for many of clients' professional service needs (i.e. CPAs, wealth advisors, bankers, attorneys in other fields, insurance, etc.) through our professional memberships.

Our goal at Hackler Flynn & Associates is to help you thrive in business with the confidence of knowing that we are looking out for you. Our seven attorneys are always ready to take your calls, as we believe personal attention to our clients' needs is one of the things that truly sets up apart from other law firms serving Southern California.

Cynthia Flynn

Ms. Flynn believes her attorneys and staff should come from a wide range of legal backgrounds and experience. She provides a workplace that is team-oriented and works together to bring the best results to her clients.

At Hackler Flynn & Associates, Cynthia Flynn examines each of her client's objectives and determines how best to reach their goal. Ms. Flynn is dedicated to her clients and believes in being available and supporting them to meet their needs and build strong long term client relationships. It may seem old fashioned these days, but Ms. Flynn believes that clients should have their phone calls returned on the same day, whether it is from her, one of her team of attorneys or by the support staff. For Ms. Flynn, peace of mind in the legal field is a crucial intangible that Hackler Flynn & Associates provide their clients.

Cynthia Flynn has also recently taken the reins of the mentor/mentee program with the Orange County chapter of the Nation Association of Business Women (NAWBO-OC). She believes the program provides aspiring businesswomen with extensive and essential knowledge from their mentors, not just in business but in their personal lives as well. For some businesswomen, the NAWBO-OC mentor/mentee program is an invaluable tool for challenges faced by female business owners in male dominated industries.

Prior to starting her own practice, she worked for Wilson Harvey Browndorf and BP Law Group where she practiced commercial litigation. Ms. Flynn graduated from University of California, Irvine, where she was a double major in Criminology, Law and Society and Psychology and Social Behavior. In 2010 she earned her Juris Doctorate Degree from Western State University, College of Law.

Before attending law school, Ms. Flynn worked in the legal profession for almost a decade. She has extensive experience on the defense side of litigation, as she worked for a construction defect firm where she assisted in handling hundreds of subcontractor cases.

While in law school, Ms. Flynn was involved in several organizations including Legal Clinic, the Business Law Association and was President of the Federalist Society. She is active in Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) seminars and presentations and is a skilled interviewer and trained listener. Ms. Flynn is also a member of the Orange County Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Irvine Chamber of Commerce, Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce and the Beverly Hills Bar Association.

Ms. Flynn is also actively involved in community service and has raised thousands of dollars for Leukemia and Lymphoma by running the Long Beach Marathon. Ms. Flynn worked at the Orange County Courthouse to provide free procedural assistance to people who do not have attorneys and are representing themselves. Currently, she works with the Los Angeles Public Legal Counsel providing legal aid to indigent members of the community.
License
  • Bar Number: 274206
    California , 2010

Alexandra Buechner

Alexandra Buechner, Esq. is a litigation attorney who has handled all types of unique and complex multiparty civil litigation cases in state and federal courts for over a decade. Ms. Buechner possesses significant experience in employment class action cases, complex railroad and public entity litigation, personal injury matters, multi-party construction defect litigation, as well as business, contract and real estate disputes. Her areas of practice include all aspects and phases of pre-litigation and litigation as well as appellate proceedings. Ms. Buechner is also experienced in various types of immigration proceedings. She has successfully obtained various non-immigrant and immigrant visas as well as labor certifications.

Ms. Buechner is a German native and attended the Free University of Berlin in Berlin, Germany, where she obtained her law degree. She earned her LL.M. In U.S. Legal Studies at Whittier Law School and is licensed to practice law in the states of California and New York. During law school, Ms. Buechner has worked at various law firms and courts in Germany. For over 9 years, Ms. Buechner has worked at the law firm of Krutcik & Georggin where she has handled hundreds of litigated matters. She has passionately and successfully handled a variety of cases from small civil disputes to large, multi-party complex class actions.
License
  • Bar Number: 255320
    California , 2008

Michelle Jorden

Ms. Jorden's practice focuses on business law, with a secondary emphasis in public agency litigation and employment law. Ms. Jorden's has previously represented public agencies in litigation, including general liability, personal injury defense, special education, employee discipline and termination, wage and hour issues, disability accommodation protocols, family and medical leave issues, investigations of harassment and other misconduct. Ms. Jorden litigates in both state and federal court, as well as in administrative law settings.

Prior to joining Hackler Flynn & Associates, Ms. Jorden was an Associate at Best Best & Krieger where she specialized in education law. She was also an associate at the boutique law firms of Currier & Hudson and Krutcik & Georggin, where she practiced public agency litigation and employment law.

Ms. Jorden graduated from University of California, San Diego in 2001 with a B.A. in Political Science and received her J.D. from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2005. While pursuing her undergraduate degree, she interned in the White House in Washington, D.C.

Ms. Jorden is a member of the State Bar of California and is admitted to practice law in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.
License
  • Bar Number: 241251
    California , 2005

Patricia Miller

Patricia Miller, Esq., is a litigation attorney who has handled numerous types of litigation cases in both state and federal courts. Ms. Miller specializes in civil litigation in the areas of business, commercial, tort, breach of contract, personal injury, premises liability and real estate. She performs all aspects of case management, mediation and trial preparation.

Prior to joining Hackler Flynn & Associates, Ms. Miller was an associate attorney at Roquemore, Pringle & Moore, Inc. and the Law Offices of Harold Greenberg where she handled hundreds of litigation matters.

As a member of the California State Bar, Patricia Miller is also admitted to appear before the United States District Court, Central District of California and Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. In 1996, Ms. Miller graduated from Loyola Marymount University with a B.A. in Psychology and a minor in Asian Pacific Studies, with honors that included the Jesuit Honor Society, Alpha Sigma Nu, and as a member of the Jesuit service organization, Ignatians. In 2000, she earned her Juris Doctorate Degree from Loyola Law School.
License
  • Bar Number: 214340
    California , 2001

Joo Yang-Kershner

Joo Hee Yang-Kershner is an accomplished attorney with over fifteen years of experience handling over 300 complex, civil cases in state and federal courts throughout California.

She has managed all aspects of litigation and appellate advocacy, including oral argument. Ms. Kershner's practice has included construction defect, personal injury, employment class actions, and both the defense and prosecution of governmental tort actions.

Ms. Kershner graduated from Loyola Law School in 2000, in the top 20 percent of her class. One of the highlights of Ms. Kershner's law school career was the semester she served as an extern for the Honorable Harry Pregerson of the Ninth Circuit, United States Court of Appeal.

Ms. Kershner is a member of the State Bar of California and is admitted to practice law in the United States District Court for the Southern, Central and Northern Districts of California.
License
  • Bar Number: 210015
    California , 2000

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