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In Need of an Experienced California Employment Defense Attorney?

At the Law Offices of Pearlman, Brown & Wax, LLP, our employer defense attorneys in California have taken a cutting-edge and aggressive approach to litigation defense strategies for nearly four decades.

Our comprehensive legal representation is a culmination of teamwork that combines the skills and knowledge of over 50 litigation specialists and support staff members who collaborate to bring the best available strategies to each of our client’s singular and overlapping legal issues, so they can focus on avoiding complications with all our resources at their disposal.

We emphasize the value of education, counseling, and litigation support to employers, insurance carriers, and third-party administrators, allowing our clients to proactively operate ahead of the curve.

At Pearlman, Brown & Wax we believe in the power of innovation, experience, and results.

Employer Defense Attorneys In California

Pearlman, Brown & Wax Employer Defense Attorneys in California

Founded on the principle of providing the employer communities of California with quality legal services, the employer attorneys at Pearlman, Brown & Wax, LLP have earned a reputation for aggressive and comprehensive representation in each of our practice areas, as they consistently overlap and require specialized legal minds to produce solutions.

We build and nurture long-term relationships with our clients, which allows them to see each potential angle of their case, so there are no surprises about how their current case will unfold, and no detail left to chance regarding how today’s litigation affects the future.

We cover all potential legal disputes today, so they do not present recurring roadblocks going forward, helping our clients avoid litigation altogether.

At Pearlman, Brown & Wax our employer attorneys in California provide full-time legal representation and are trusted advisors who are available to our clients any time they need us, so they never have to worry about the unknown.

Knowledgeable COVID-19 Employment Defense Lawyers in California

As COVID-19 continues to change the employer-employee landscape, our skilled California employer defense attorneys at Pearlman, Brown & Wax are here to walk our clients through each step of their involvement in our state and federal COVID-focused legislation, compliance, and potential litigation challenges that could jeopardize their operations.

That includes mandates and enrollment opportunities in:

Contact our COVID-19 employment lawyers in California today to help protect your organization by proactively educating and advising your stakeholders while creating the necessary strategies to defend and litigate your unique case inside and outside the courtroom.

Skilled Employer Law and Litigation Attorneys in California

At Pearlman, Brown & Wax, we believe the right legal tools and resources can help each of our client’s businesses run smoothly, even when contentious and emotional accusations are interrupting their long-term goals.

Our specialized employer defense lawyers in California represent clients in the following legal disputes and litigation areas:

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Breach of Contract
  • Class Action defense
  • Disability Discrimination
  • Discrimination
  • Employee Privacy
  • Family and Medical Leaves
  • Management Training
  • Reductions in Force/WARN Act Compliance
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Unfair Business Practices
  • Wage and Hour Compliance
  • Whistleblower Claims
  • Workplace Investigations
  • Workplace Violence
  • Wrongful Termination

We understand that lawsuits cannot always be avoided, which requires an experienced and dedicated assessment of each of our client’s unique risks, litigation strategies, and potential settlement opportunities that effectively minimize personal and professional exposure.

Employment Practices Liability Insurance Policy Defense Attorneys In California

When an employee believes their legal rights have been violated in the workplace, Employment Practices Liability Insurance, or EPLI, protects our clients from accusations of wrongful acts arising from the employment process.

Our EPLI policy attorneys in California represent clients of all sizes to help provide the protection they need during employee lawsuits generated by:

  • Discrimination, Retaliation, and Harassment
  • Breach of Employment Contract
  • Failure to Employ or Promote
  • Negligent Evaluation
  • Mismanagement of Employee Benefit Plans
  • Intentional or Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress
  • Wrongful Termination

The cost of an EPLI policy varies based on many factors, including the type of business and industry, the number of employees, and various risk factors, including previous lawsuits stemming from allegations of employment practice violations.

Our skilled EPLI policy lawyers in California can help you choose the coverage that is designed for your business’s unique needs.

Knowledgeable Sports Litigation Attorneys in California

Sports litigation has become a popular topic in California, as professional athletes from varying leagues relocate to California for their retirement years.

Whether these lawsuits stem from contract disputes, insurance coverage, personal injuries, defamation, or licensing and merchandising rights, the first line of defense is questioning the jurisdictional right of the athlete to bring their claim in California.

Our skilled sports litigation lawyers investigate each of our client’s unique circumstances to ensure their best interests, rights, and options are protected during each step of the legal process.

Experienced Subrogation Attorneys in California

At Pearlman, Brown & Wax our subrogation attorneys in California pursue and secure a financial recovery for both our clients and their insurers, which allows our clients to recoup their initial financial losses.

Our subrogation team is particularly specialized in aggressively handling complex third-party recoveries including, but not limited to:

  • Assault/Battery
  • Automobile Collisions
  • Construction Litigation
  • Fire Loss
  • Government Tort Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability

We are experts in the workers’ compensation system and an employer’s statutory right to reimbursement and know how to effectively leverage this against third-party civil defendants and/or the injured worker plaintiff.

At Pearlman, Brown & Wax, our subrogation attorneys in California provide full-time legal representation and are trusted legal advisors who are available to our clients in this niche field.

Effective Workers’ Compensation Defense Attorneys in California

At Pearlman, Brown & Wax we take extraordinary pride in our national reputation as one of the most effective workers’ compensation defense firms in California.

Our skilled workers’ compensation lawyers in California handle:

  • ADR Claims
  • COVID-19 Employment and Defense
  • Defense Base Act
  • Defense of Workers’ Compensation Claims
  • Insurance Coverage Disputes
  • Labor Code Section 132a Discrimination Claims
  • Serious and Willful Misconduct Claims

Our skilled workers’ compensation defense attorneys design and execute early and cost-effective exit strategies for clients who wish to settle their cases sooner than later, so they can put this lawsuit behind them and move forward with confidence.

Skilled Workers’ Compensation Medical Lien Resolution Lawyers in California

The cost of medical treatment litigation has risen steadily for nearly 20 years, which has led to our forward-thinking strategy of reviewing medical bills and identifying and litigating any legal issues affecting the lien claimant’s reimbursement — instead of reacting to claims as they are filed.

Our skilled lien resolution attorneys in California at Pearlman, Brown & Wax employs a trained team of the lien unit members who are specialists in the official medical fee schedule, the Medical Treatment Utilization Schedule, and the Medicare Fee Schedule, which allows our employer attorneys to effectively reduce our client’s liability while expediting case closures.

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Contact Our Skilled California Employer Defense Attorneys To Learn About Our Innovative Legal Solutions Today

At Pearlman, Brown & Wax, LLP, our skilled employer defense attorneys focus on producing end-to-end solutions for our clients, no matter where they are in California.

If your company is being threatened with a lawsuit of any type or has already been served with the complaint contact our experienced employment law defense lawyers today by calling 818-501-4343 to ensure your legal rights are protected from the beginning.


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