Edison, California Employment Lawyers

Steven M. Sweat
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(661) 493-8057 1430 Truxtun Avenue
5th Floor
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Free ConsultationBakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 23 years experience
Employment, Insurance Claims, Personal Injury and Products Liability
California Western School of Law and Florida State University - Panama City campus
Steven M. Sweat is an award winning personal injury attorney based in Los Angeles, California. He is the principal founding member of Steven M. Sweat, APC. The firm has been representing the victims of negligence and wrongdoing throughout California seek compensation for personal injury and wrongful death in a variety of contexts including but, not limited to auto accidents, bicycle mishaps, boating accidents, commercial and residential property accidents including slip and trip and falls and negligent security claims, dog bites, explosions and fires, motorcycle crashes, nursing home and elder abuse, railroad collisions, sexual assault and abuse claims, truck and...
Pinky Ghuman
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Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 1 year experience
(888) 647-2266 1430 Truxtun Avenue, 5th Floor
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Free ConsultationEmployment and Business
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles and University of California - Davis
Born in Chicago and raised in Los Angeles and Bakersfield, California, Pinky Ghuman learned determination, resilience, and ingenuity from her parents, who immigrated to the United States to pursue the American Dream. She believes everyone is entitled to a safe, fair, and equitable work environment, where everyone has a right to work hard and achieve their American Dream.

While paying her way through Loyola Law School in Los Angeles, Ms. Ghuman was on the Scott Moot Honors Board. She also spent two years clerking at local law firms, where she learned the “nut and bolts” of lawyering that many law students...
Jeremy Daniel Swanson
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Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(661) 326-1611 330 H Street, Suite 2
Bakersfield, CA 93304
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Collections and Divorce
Oak Brook College of Law and Government Policy
A Partner and Litigator in the firm SWANSON O'DELL, Jeremy D. Swanson practices in the areas of Real Property, Business Litigation, Probate, and Family Law.
Karl Anthony Gerber
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Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(877) 525-0700 1430 Truxtun Avenue
5th Floor
Bakersfield, CA 93305
Employment, Business, Construction and Workers' Comp
Southwestern Univ School of Law
When you seek out help from Employment Lawyer's Group, you need to know where you can turn to procure the help and support your case requires. Let's be honest, the help you need is winning your case and winning a lot of money.

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A Los Angeles job discrimination lawyer at this office has assisted numerous other individuals who are facing similar hardships to yours and can assist you today. Attorney Karl Gerber received his Juris Doctorate at Southwestern University School of Law, after earning his undergraduate degree from California State University at Northridge. Attorney...
Benjamin Paul Feld
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Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(661) 214-8888 1800 Westwind Drive
Suite 103
Bakersfield, CA 933001
Free ConsultationEmployment, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
Santa Barbara COL
Justin L. Thomas
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Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(661) 716-3000 5080 California Avenue
Suite 340
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Construction and IP
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
A ‘Leading Attorney’ Who Will Protect and Promote Your Rights

My practice focuses on a wide-range of civil litigation matters, including employment, construction, business, intellectual property and tort litigation.
George Francis Martin
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Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 47 years experience
(661) 665-6070 5060 California Ave #700
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Employment, Animal, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
UC Davis School of Law King Hall
George is AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5 Rated personal injury litigator by Martindale Hubbell. He is the recipient of the Kern County Bar Association’s 1996 Bench & Bar Award. He obtained his B.A. degree from California State University, Sacramento, and his J.D. from the University of California, Davis, School of Law. He is still keenly interested in education, having served as Dean of California Pacific School of Law, was Chairman of California State University, Bakersfield, Foundation’s Board of Directors, and is the founder and organizer of the Bakersfield Business Conference.

George has mediated and arbitrated large complex cases and simple...
Wm. Todd Berry
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Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(800) 848-6288 5060 California Ave. Suite 300
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Free ConsultationEmployment, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
California Pacific School of Law
Wm. Todd Berry received his undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from Texas Tech University. He received his Juris Doctor from California Pacific School of Law. Todd began his legal career working for several Bakersfield law firms representing clients in personal injury and wrongful death cases. Since that time, he has devoted himself to representing injured workers before the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board. Todd is a member of the State Bar of California, the Kern County Bar Association, the Fresno County Bar Association and the California Applicants' Attorneys Association.
Charmaine Lynette Clark
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Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(661) 214-8800 4900 Tower Way
#200
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and Divorce
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(661) 323-1400 2020 Eye St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Employment, Business and Personal Injury
Univ of Iowa COL
Joel Andreesen is a partner of Rodriguez & Associates. He was born and raised on a farm near the small town of Anamosa, Iowa. His dad was a farmer and his mom a nurse. There were no lawyers in the Andreesen family. Joel and his brothers had daily farm chores.

After graduating from Anamosa High School, Joel attended college at the University of Iowa. When he started college, his plan was to become a broadcast journalist. To gain some journalism experience and also earn a few dollars for spending money in college, Joel wrote freelance newspaper articles while he was...
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(661) 323-6448 2032 17th St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Employment, Business and Real Estate
UCLA School of Law
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(661) 868-1661 1215 Truxtun Ave # 4
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Employment, Business and IP
UC Berkeley School of Law Boalt Hall
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 38 years experience
(661) 336-5040 2100 Chester Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Employment, Business and Real Estate
Univ of Georgia School of Law
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 41 years experience
(805) 395-1031 408 18th St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Employment, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(661) 636-4830 1300 17th St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Employment
UCLA School of Law
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(661) 302-4949 1307 N St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Employment
Univ of West Los Angeles
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(661) 322-6023 1430 Truxtun Ave #900
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Employment and Business
Loyola Law School
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 40 years experience
(661) 328-1800 PO Box 10809
1200 Truxtun Ste 200
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Employment
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(661) 859-1174 PO Box 1998
Bakersfield, CA 93306
Employment and Business
UC Berkeley School of Law Boalt Hall
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 48 years experience
(661) 395-1000 P O Box 11172
Bakersfield, CA
Employment
UC Berkeley School of Law Boalt Hall
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney
(661) 716-3000 5080 California Avenue
Suite 200
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Employment, Business and Construction
University of California - Davis
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(661) 325-8962 5001 E Commercenter Dr Ste 300
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Employment
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 34 years experience
(661) 325-8962 5001 E Commercenter Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Employment
McGeorge School of Law Univ of the Pacific
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 29 years experience
(661) 325-8962 5001 E Commercenter Dr #300
PO Box 12092
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Employment and Real Estate
Univ of San Diego School of Law
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(661) 695-5167 5016 California Ave Ste 3
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Employment and Products Liability
UC Berkeley School of Law Boalt Hall
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(661) 549-2737 11717 Peninsula Park Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93311
Employment
Univ of Georgia School of Law
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(661) 395-1000 4550 California Ave 2nd Fl
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Employment
UC Hastings COL
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 29 years experience
(661) 325-8962 5001 E Commercecenter Dr
Ste 300
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Employment
Whittier Coll School of Law
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(661) 695-5166 5016 California Ave Ste 3
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Employment
U of San Francisco School of Law
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(661) 664-2059 5100 Young St
Ste 160B
Bakersfield, CA 93311
Employment
McGeorge School of Law Univ of the Pacific
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(661) 664-2063 5100 Young St Bldg B
Ste 160B
Bakersfield, CA 93311
Employment
California Pacific School of Law
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(661) 587-3060 7718 Meany Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Employment
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(661) 369-1134 5100 Young St Ste 160B
Bldg B
Bakersfield, CA 93311
Employment
San Joaquin COL
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer
5100 Young St Ste 160B
Bldg B
Bakersfield, CA 93311
Employment
Bakersfield, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(661) 664-2005 5100 Young St Bldg B # 160B
Office of Legal Affairs
Bakersfield, CA 93311
Employment
California Pacific School of Law
Delano, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 3 years experience
(661) 725-4350 601 High St Unit C
Delano, CA 93215-2969
Employment
David Bibiyan
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(310) 438-5555 1801 Century Park E
#2600
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Free ConsultationLos Angeles, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
Employment
The University of Chicago Law School
David D. Bibiyan is a Los Angeles local who received his Bachelor of Arts (BA) from UCLA and his Juris Doctorate (JD) from The University of Chicago Law School, consistently ranked one of the top 5 law schools in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Before becoming an attorney, Mr. Bibiyan held several prestigious legal positions, including as a legal extern for The Honorable Robert N. Kwan of the United States Bankruptcy Court of the Central District of California and The Honorable Debre Katz Weintraub of the Central District of the Los Angeles Superior Court. Mr. Bibiyan also volunteered...
Jonathon Howard Kaplan
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Los Angeles, CA Employment Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(213) 553-4550 355 S. Grand Ave.
Suite 2450
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Free ConsultationEmployment and Civil Rights
Duke University School of Law and Duke University Law School
Jonathon Kaplan is one of the state’s top trial lawyers, having tried dozens of significant cases involving civil rights, employment claims, wage and overtime matters, discrimination, harassment, hostile work environment, FEHA, Equal Pay Act, personal injury, product liability, consumer claims, fraud claims and business disputes. He has obtained an overwhelming number of highly successful verdicts for his clients. Jon has served as appellate counsel on many cases, resulting in published California opinions and establishing law in his areas of practice. Based on his winning track record, opposing lawyers know Jon and his law firm, Kaplan Weiss LLP, are ready, willing...
David Gary Jones
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Woodland Hills, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(818) 657-5600 21300 Victory Blvd., Suite 810
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Free ConsultationEmployment
Whittier Coll School of Law
Partner David G. Jones has substantial experience in providing advice on labor and employment issues to both employers and employees. Mr. Jones is also well versed in employment litigation, having handled cases, among many others, concerning discrimination, sexual harassment, benefits issues, and retaliation. In the past, Mr. Jones has represented entities such as City and County of Los Angeles and Wal-Mart in employment related matters. Mr. Jones has drafted, reviewed and negotiated hundreds of employment and severance agreements for employers and employees at all levels, from large companies to small, and executives to rank and file employees. ...
Michael Paul Ehline
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Santa Monica, CA Employment Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(888) 400-9721 201 Wilshire Blvd. Fl 2
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Free ConsultationEmployment, Elder, Personal Injury and Products Liability
UWLA
Getting banged up in a Los Angeles accident can happen at any time. You could also have an injury at sea on a floating city like a cruise ship. Your injuries could occur in any other city or town in California. It may be from the neglect of some another entity, or individual's negligence. Their failure to exercise due diligence or foresight means that you are entitled to receive compensation for the injuries and other damages you incurred. Whether you're involved in an auto collision, motorcycle accident, pedestrian run down. You're emphatically urged to obtain sharp, expert legal services of...
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Employment law governs the relationship between workers and their employers. This law, contained in federal and state statutes, administrative regulations, and judicial decisions, specifies the rights and restrictions applicable to each party in the workplace.

This area of law regulates such issues as employee benefits, discipline, hiring, firing, leave, payroll, and health and safety in the workplace. It also encompasses non-compete agreements, retaliation, severance, unemployment compensation, pensions, whistle-blowing, worker classification, wage garnishment, work authorization for non-U.S. citizens, worker's compensation, and employee handbooks.

Both federal and state laws govern the relationship between employees and employers. Federal laws such as Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and Age Discrimination in Employment Act prohibit employers from discriminating against employees based on certain characteristics. Many states have enacted their own laws similar to federal ones (and sometimes are more stringent). Cities and counties also can enact ordinances that affect employee rights, such as local minimum wage laws.

Employment lawyers can choose to accept only employees as clients, only employers, or both. Some attorneys focus on a specific area of employment law, such as workers' compensation, whistleblowing or discrimination, but many can handle a wide range of employment law issues.


Essential job functions: The fundamental job duties of the employment position that the individual with a disability holds or desires. The term essential functions does not include marginal functions of the position.

Exempt employee: An employee who is not entitled to the minimum wage or overtime pay protections of the Fair Labor Standards Act.