Category: Announcements

The 13th Annual Fight Stroke Walk is happening on Sunday, May 5th at the beautiful San Jose Municipal Rose Garden! This 5K walk is a chance to raise awareness about stroke, celebrate stroke survivors, and remember those who were affected by this condition. Strategy...

By: Leiann Laiks, Esq. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), workplace violence ranks as the second leading cause of fatal workplace injuries in the United States, impacting nearly 2 million American workers annually. In California, SB 553 mandates all employers (except...

Leiann Laiks, formerly Of Counsel with the firm, has been promoted to Partner as of March 1, 2024. Managing Partner, Tamara Pow, states that, “Leiann has consistently demonstrated an ability to handle complex employment matters in a smart and efficient manner while always keeping...

Leiann Laiks has over 20 years of experience as an employment attorney. Leiann’s practice focuses on advice and counseling, employment law compliance, review and drafting of HR policies and practices, contract drafting and negotiation, workplace investigations and dispute and litigation resolution. Prior to joining...

Caroline Chen has received tenure at San Jose State University (“SJSU”) and will be promoted to Associate Professor at the Lucas College and Graduate School of Business at San Jose State University where she has been teaching corporate, individual and international tax in the...

One of our Founding Partners, Robert Hawn, passed away in December 2021. He will be greatly missed by all who worked with him. If you would like to send condolences to the family, please let our firm know and we will forward them to...

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