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Lauren is an experienced employment litigator who vigorously advocates for clients in federal and state courts and before administrative agencies. She defends single-plaintiff and class/collective action lawsuits and has widespread experience litigating claims of wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage and hour violations, both in the union and non-union context. Lauren has defeated class certification on numerous occasions and has extensive experience in wage and hour and PAGA actions.


  • California State Polytechnic University, 2010, J.D.
  • University of San Francisco School of Law, 2013, J.D.

  • California

  • U.S. District Court - Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of California
  • Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Awards & Recognition

  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© "Ones to Watch" list for Litigation – Labor and Employment, 2023-2024