Madonna L. Devling is a partner in the Orange County office and is a member of the Labor & Employment Practice as well as the General Liability and Hospitality Practices. She also handles construction defect cases.
Madonna has extensive experience in civil litigation in state and federal courts and has represented a wide variety of clients including hotels, grocery stores, manufacturers, schools, hospitals, insurance companies and religious organizations. She handles a variety of matters including :
Litigation, mediation and arbitration of wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, defamation and other employment related claims and lawsuits
Administrative investigations and hearings before the EEOC, DFEH, California Unemployment Appeals Board, and California Labor Commission
Advice to employers on compliance with employment related laws and creation of employee handbooks
Litigation and mediation of personal injury claims including construction site and premises liability accidents
Defense of general contractors and subcontractors against construction defect claims involving residential, commercial and industrial projects.
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law, Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1992
University of New York College at Geneseo, Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, 1989
State Bar Admissions, California
United States District Courts
United States District Court for the Central District of California
United States District Court for the Eastern District of California
United States District Court for the Northern District of California
United States District Court for the Southern District of California
Associations : Claims and Litigation Management Alliance