Karl Gerber has been voted as a Southern California Super Lawyer for 2010, 2011, 2012 which is a designation based upon other lawyers voting and then verification by Super Lawyer. Less than 5% of the attorneys nationwide achieve this status of receiving enough votes from other lawyers and judges to be designated a Super Lawyer.
Call Mr. Gerber at 877-525-0700 or see his other website for the EMPLOYMENT LAWYERS GROUP
Born Westwood, California, October 25, 1969; admitted to California bar, 1993, California; U.S. District Court, Central District of California; 1994, U.S. District Court, Eastern and Northern Districts of California; 1995, U.S. District Court Southern District, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; State Bar of Texas 2010, District of Columbia Bar 2010, Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers 2010.
EDUCATION:California State University, Northridge (B.A. 1990);
Southwestern University School of Law (J.D. 1993).
EMPLOYMENT:Principal, Employment Lawyer’s Group (2008-Present) 3-4 Staff Attorneys in California, 3-4 Of-Counsel Attorneys in California, Nationwide, Pro Hac Basis & Plaintiff Employment Law Expert Witness Services With 85 Law Firms; Founder & Managing Partner, Danz & Gerber (1994-2008), Statewide Leader in Employee Lawsuits, Multiple Office Operation, 6-12+ Attorneys Throughout California, Appellate, Law & Motion, Trial Work, Brief Editor; Law Offices of Karl Gerber (1993-1994). During Career, Handled Over 1,445 Superior Court, Federal District Court, and Arbitrations Cases in California & Multiple Appeals.
FICTION WRITING:Novels: Modem Stud (2014); Does This Make My Butt Look Big? (2007); Angelenos Ain't Lizards aka Legend of the Lizard People (2006); Short Stories: Hallway (1989); Eggie (1990); Odd Client (1994); Dullard (1995); Red Pants and Allergy Pills (1990, 2000).
LEGAL PUBLICATIONS:"Self Critical Analysis Documents & After Acquired Evidence" Consumer Attorneys of California, 1997; "Self Critical Analysis Documents are Discoverable," Los Angeles Daily Journal, December 12, 1997; "Permanent Responsibility," Los Angeles Daily Journal, June 16, 1999; "Working Moms Have Legal Rights," Wetset Gazette, Fall 2000; "Federal and State Discrimination Law are Diverging," Los Angeles Daily Journal, July 7, 2003; "The Late 2003 Amendment to Labor Code Sections 1102.5 and 1106 are Salutary," Matthew Bender California Labor and Employment Bulletin, August 2004; "Labor Code Sections 2699 & 2699.3 Traps for the Weary & Burden to All," San Fernando Valley Bar Notes, February 2005; Author of More Than 300 Web Published Articles on Labor Law Including "California Employees Are Paid to For Sleeping" (2011), a NOLO Publication.
MEMBERSHIPS:State Bar of California (Member, Labor Section); California Employment Lawyer’s Association.
AWARDS & RANKINGS:2010, 2011, 2012 Superlawyer (only 5% of the bar is so voted); Dean’s List During College 5 out of 8 Semesters; Unfair Competition Book Award 1992.
MEDIA INTERVIEWS ON EMPLOYMENT LAW DURING:Daily Journal, Newsweek, The Recorder, Sacramento Bee
- Labor and Employment Law;
- Wrongful Termination;
- Employment Discrimination;
- Sexual Harassment;
- Breach of Contract;
- Employment Fraud;
- Wage Disputes.
PUBLISHED CASES:Pinedo v. Premium Tobacco, 85 Cal.App.4th 774, 102 Cal.Rptr.2d 435 (2000); Boonyarit v. Payless Shoesource, Inc., 145 Cal.App.4th 1188 (2006); Young v. Exon, 167 Cal.App.4th 1467 (2008); Sparks v. Vista del Mar Child and Family Services, 207 Cal.App.4th 1511 (2012); Alamo v. Practice Management, 219 Cal.App.4th 466 (2013); Vasquez v. v. Franklin Management, WL6869682 (12-31-13)
- 36th Annual Consumer Attorneys of California Convention (MCLE Provider), November 16, 1997;
- Leftjaw, Labor Code Section 2699 (MCLE Provider), Fall of 2005.
- 46/48 wins for all binding arbitration and jury trials first-chaired