CAITLIN KAUFMAN

Passionate and Skilled Employment Defense Lawyer

Below are a few examples of her work

  • Defended international microchip company in a claim filed by a current manager-level employee for racial and disability discrimination

  • Defended government research facility against a claim of sexual harassment and retaliation

  • Defended local landscaping company in a PAGA representative action

  • Defended manufacturing company in federal court litigation brought by the EEOC

  • Defended a large construction company in a class action alleging failure to pay prevailing wages on a public works project

  • Defended local bridal boutique against claim of age and disability discrimination at the DFEH

  • Defended technology company in claim for discrimination, wrongful termination, and missed meal and rest breaks

  • Defended neighborhood bar in Labor Commissioner claim for unpaid overtime and missed meal and rest breaks

  • Defended construction company in Labor Commissioner claim for violation of the salary basis test

  • Defended trucking company against re-classification by the California Unemployment Appeals Board of its owner-operators as employees

  • Defended trucking company at the California Unemployment Appeals Board regarding classification of its owner-operators as independent contractors

  • Defended construction company in DFEH complaint for religious discrimination

  • Drafted employment consulting and partnership agreement for local company

  • Defended local union contractor against Trust Fund for unpaid contributions

  • Defended small business in claim for pregnancy disability discrimination and retaliation

  • Defended company for violation of California sick leave law

  • Defended construction company in age discrimination claim in bonus payment