BRANDON MCKELVEY

Brandon has represented a broad range of private companies, public organizations, and individuals in general business and employment litigation with a focus on class actions.

Below Are A Few Examples Of His Work

  • Defended large Central Valley food manufacturer in class action involving several hundred employees alleging unpaid on-call time and missed meal and rest breaks
  • Defended local mortgage company against a class action alleging missed meal and rest periods and inaccurate wage statements
  • Defended manufacturing company in class and representative action alleging inaccurate wage statements
  • Defended statewide food franchisor in class action alleging that employees were not paid properly and did not receive legally compliant meal and rest breaks
  • Helped manufacturing company defend and negotiate favorable individual settlements with over 50 employees to eliminate a proposed class action and PAGA action
  • Defended transportation company in class action alleging that truck drivers were improperly classified as independent contractors
  • Defended company with hundreds of employees providing services at airports across California in class action alleging missed meal and rest breaks, inaccurate wage statements, and untimely payment of wages
  • Helped Bay Area media company defend and reach favorable individual settlements with over 30 individual employees to extinguish proposed class and PAGA action
  • Assisted restaurant in defending and negotiating favorable settlements with over 50 employees to eliminate a proposed class and PAGA action
  • Defended national contractor in class action alleging that hundreds of employees were not provided legal meal and rest breaks, accurate wage statements, and all wages due upon termination
  • Defended statewide provider of electronic monitoring and program services in representative PAGA action alleging that employees were not provided meal and rest breaks and accurate wage statements
  • Successfully assisted company specializing in point of sale technology to obtain dismissal in federal court for claims alleging unpaid wages and unreimbursed business expenses
  • Defended transportation company against allegations that several hundreds of employees were not provided accurate itemized wage statements and successfully negotiated individual settlements with a majority of the potential class members
  • Helped transportation and service company defend and negotiate favorable individual settlements with over 80 employees to virtually eliminate a proposed class action and PAGA action
  • Defended Central Valley food manufacturer in class action involving hourly plant workers alleging unpaid wages for donning and doffing and meal and rest period violations
  • Defended large grocery retailer in statewide class action alleging missed meal and rest periods on behalf of over 5,000 employees
  • Defended national staffing company in class action alleging unpaid wages and meal and rest period violations on behalf of over 10,000 hourly workers
  • Defended multi-facility nursing and rehabilitation company in statewide class action alleging nursing staff missed meal and rest periods
  • Defended national insurance company in statewide class action alleging claims representatives were not paid for off-the-clock work
  • Defended large state agency in class and collective hybrid action alleging workers compensation insurance auditors were not paid for off-the-clock work
  • Defended national trucking company in federal court in statewide class action alleging misclassification of independent contractor truck drivers
  • Defended large construction company in federal court class action alleging unreimbursed business expenses
  • Defended education provider in class action case alleging misclassification of instructors
  • Defended West Coast warehouse grocery chain in statewide class action alleging warehouse deliver drivers missed meal and rest periods
  • Defended California private investigation company in class action alleging meal and rest break, expense reimbursement, and off-the-clock work claims
  • Defended large California-based food manufacturer in PAGA representative action involving thousands of employees
  • Defended international corporate housing company in class action alleging meal and rest period violations, unreimbursed business expenses, and failure to pay wages
  • Defendant large national healthcare staffing company in class action alleging missed meal and rest periods
  • Defended national construction staffing company in representative PAGA action alleging inaccurate wage statements and improper use of pay cards
  • Defended trucking industry manufacturer in class action and PAGA representative action alleging unpaid wages, meal and rest period violations, and other wage and hour violations
  • Defended furniture chain in class action and PAGA representative action alleging unpaid commissions and wages
  • Defended imaging company in class action and PAGA representative action alleging unpaid work time and inaccurate wage statements
  • Defended therapy service provider in statewide representative PAGA action alleging untimely wage payment
  • Defended transportation company in statewide class and representative PAGA action alleging unpaid wages and wage statement violations
  • Defended large food manufacturer in class action alleging unpaid work time and missed meal and rest periods
  • Defended large state agency in class and collective hybrid actions alleging field employees were not paid for off-the-clock work and not paid properly on termination
  • Defended California warehousing company in class action and PAGA representative action alleging unpaid time and missed meal and rest periods
  • Defended multiple home care franchises in proposed class and representative PAGA actions for unpaid wages
  • Defended large food manufacturer in class action alleging unpaid work time
  • Defended facility maintenance service company in representative PAGA action alleging inaccurate wage statements
  • Defended roofing company in class action and PAGA representative action alleging unpaid wages and other Labor Code violations
  • Defended telecommunication service provider in representative PAGA action alleging misclassification of exempt employees and inaccurate wage statements
  • Defended healthcare group in large multi-facility wage and hour class action alleging nursing staff missed meal and rest periods
  • Defended international manufacturing company in nationwide collective and class action hybrid action alleging misclassification of sales representatives
  • Defended Central Valley grower in FLSA collective action and multi-plaintiff wage and hour action
  • Defended West Coast warehouse grocery chain in federal court in multiple class actions alleging misclassification of assistant store managers and missed meal and rest periods
  • Defended food warehousing company in class action alleging misclassification of supervisors at Central Valley warehouses
  • Defended large Central Valley employer in wage hour class action alleging off-the-clock work
  • Defended international staffing company in class actions alleging misclassification of independent contractors and meal and rest period violations
  • Defended large national mortgage company in nationwide collective and class action hybrid alleging misclassification of outside sales loan officers