Jade McKenzie is an associate in the Orange County office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Labor & Employment Practice. Jade’s practice primarily includes defending private and public entity employers against claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wrongful termination. Jade also represents employers in claims involving wage and hour disputes and various Labor Code violations.
Jade was born and raised in the Bay Area, and moved to San Luis Obispo where she earned her undergraduate degree at Cal Poly. She then attended Chapman University School of Law to pursue her legal education.
While at Chapman, Jade became President of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Competition Team and was a member of the Moot Court Competition Team, where she successfully argued her way to first, second, and third place at various national and international competitions.
Chapman University, Fowler School of Law, Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, 2016
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, cum laude, 2013
State Bar Admissions, California
United States District Courts, United States District Court for the Central District of California