UCLA School of Law, LL.M. (2014)Bar Ilan University Law School,LL.B. (2010)
- Research Assistant to Professor Shahar Lifshitz
Speaking & Publications
Tal Burnovski Yeyni is an Associate Attorney in our Employment Practice Group.
Ms. Yeyni earned a Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) from the University of California Los Angeles School of Law, where her primary concentration of study centered on labor and employment law. She earned her initial law degree (LL.B.) from Bar Ilan University School of Law in Israel.
She exclusively represents employers and focuses her practice on reducing the risk of employee claims (wage and hour, harassment, discrimination, etc.) This includes:
Classification of Exempt/Non-Exempt Employees
Employer Compliance (under California and federal law)
Offer Letters and Separation Agreements
Ms. Yeyni gained her experience in labor and employment litigation and negotiation in one of Israel’s leading labor and employment law firms, where she composed legal memoranda as well as employment contracts. She also served as an intern at a Tel Aviv boutique firm that specialized in venture capital, tax, private equity mergers and acquisitions and project finance matters, where Ms. Yeyni worked on employment matters.
Previous experience with a non-profit that focused on employee rights provides Ms. Yeyni a unique perspective, particularly in defending employee claims.
Author: What to Know About LA's New "Proof of Vaccination" Ordinance - The Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal, October 2021
Co-Presenter: COVID-19: Employer Requirements & Policies - Business and Professional Caucus of the California Democratic Party, July 2021
Co-Presenter: 2021 Employment Defense: Mid-Year Legal Updates - Lewitt Hackman MCLE, CPE and HR Re-certification accredited Seminar Series, June 2021
Co-author: Just Eat It: California's Meal Break Rules - Valley Lawyer, a publication of the San Fernando Valley Bar Association, April 2021
Co-author: Employer Guidelines for COVID-19 Infections in the Workplace - The Los Angeles & San Francisco Daily Journal, February 9, 2021
Co-Presenter: 2021 Employment Defense: Legal Updates - Lewitt Hackman MCLE, CPE and HR Re-certification accredited Seminar Series, January 2021
Co-Author: Open Competition: Trending Non-compete Litigation - The Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal, February 2020
Quoted: Parsing AB5's Impact: Lewitt
Hackman puts anti-gig law at centerstage - The San Fernando Valley Business Journal, February 2020
Presenter: 2020 Employment Defense: Legal Updates - Calabasas Chamber of Commerce, January 2020
Co-Presenter: 2020 Employment Defense: Legal Updates - Lewitt Hackman MCLE, CPE and HR Re-certification accredited Seminar Series, January 2020
Co-Presenter: Employment Defense: 2019 Legislative Updates - Lewitt Hackman MCLE, CPE and HR Re-certification accredited Seminar Series, January 2019
Presenter: 2018 Mid-Year Employment Law Update - Valley Industry Commerce Association Labor & Employment Committee Meeting, August 2018
Co-Presenter: Mid-Year Employment Law Update 2018 - Lewitt Hackman MCLE, CPE and HR Re-certification accredited Seminar Series, July 2018
Co-Presenter: Employment Law Update 2017 - San Fernando Valley Bar Association MCLE Marathon, January 2017
Co-Presenter: California Employment Law Update - Lewitt Hackman MCLE, CPE and HR Re-certification accredited Seminar Series, January 2016
Co-Presenter: Employment Law Update 2016 - San Fernando Valley Bar Association MCLE Marathon, January 2016
State Bar of California
Israel Bar Association
Los Angeles County Bar Association
- Labor & Employment Law Section
Professionals in Human Resources Association (PIHRA), Glendale/Burbank - Government Affairs Chair