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818.990.2120


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Education

Pepperdine University School of Law Juris Doctor (2006)

  • Dean's List
  • Public Interest Law Fellowship
  • Foundation of State Bar of California Scholarship
  • Lead Articles Editor: National Association of Administrative Law Judges Journal
  • Phi Delta Phi
  • Women's Law Association

University of California, Berkeley
Bachelor of Arts, American Studies/Public Health (2000)

 

Awards

Memberships

Community Service

  • San Fernando Valley Bar Association, Chair, Employment Section 2012-2013
  • San Fernando Valley Bar Association, Diversity Committee
Lawyer for Employers Los Angeles


Nicole Kamm 



Nicole Kamm represents business owners in a wide range of employment matters – providing claim prevention counsel, supervisor training, guidance for best practices regarding employment policies and implementation, and individual and class action litigation defense.

Working with employers in diverse industries, Ms. Kamm defends clients in state and federal court as well as before administrative agencies, against a full spectrum of employment-related claims.

She has successfully defended employers in wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage and hour matters; secured favorable rulings from state and federal agencies, including the California Labor Commissioner, the U.S. Department of Labor, and the Employment Development Department; negotiated and settled demands by former employees; and worked with employers to properly classify workers as independent contractors/employees.

An advocate of minimizing litigation through preventative measures, including educating her clients, Ms. Kamm provides regular advice and counsel regarding:
  • Age Discrimination Claims    
  • Disability Discrimination Claims
  • Employee Discipline & Termination
  • Employee Handbooks & Policies
  • Employment Contracts
  • Exempt/Non-Exempt Classifiction  
  • Family & Medical Leave Policies
  • Harassment Claims
  • Layoffs & WARN Act
  • Payroll Practices 
  • Personnel Policies
  • Separation Agreements
  • Sex Discrimination Claims
  • Wage & Hour Claims
  • Workplace Investigations
  • Wrongful Termination & Retaliation Claims

Ms. Kamm is active in the local business and legal community, and served as Chair of the San Fernando Valley Bar Association Employment Law Section. She is also a co-founder of Women to Women, a Los Angeles networking group for up-and-coming female professionals.

Named one of the Top Women Attorneys in Employment Law in Los Angeles Magazine, Ms. Kamm is also rated a Southern California Rising Star in Super Lawyers Magazine and is a 2013 Women Making a Difference nominee, by the Los Angeles Business Journal.

She graduated cum laude from Pepperdine University School of Law, where she served as Lead Articles Editor of the National Association of Administrative Law Judges Journal. The employment law attorney earned her undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

 

Employer Lawyer Los Angeles

Publications

Speaking Engagements

  • Presenter, California Employment Law Update 2014 - HR.com: HR in California Virtual Conference, January 2014
  • Co-Presenter, California Employment Law Update 2014 - Vernon Chamber of Commerce, January 2014
  • Co-Presenter, Impressions & Responsiblities of HR: A Legal and An Interpersonal Perspective - Professionals in Human Resources Association, Pomona, September 2013

 

 

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