Steven P. Gallagher defends employers in state and federal courts, arbitration and before administrative agencies including the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, California Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, and California Employment Development Department.
His employment litigation experience includes defending employers in class actions, collective actions, PAGA claims, and single-plaintiff matters alleging wage & hour violations, harassment, discrimination, misclassification, wrongful solicitation/unfair competition, and various violations of the Labor Code, FEHA, ADA, FMLA, and CFRA. Steven also routinely counsels his clients on matters involving employee manuals, termination, and discipline procedures.
B.S., Defiance College, Business Administration, 2008, cum laude
J.D., Western Michigan University, 2013, magna cum laude, Law Review, Assistant Editor-in-Chief
Bar Admissions : California
Los Angeles County Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section, Member
Law Clerk, District Attorney’s Office, Los Angeles, California, 2014-2015