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      Steven S.

      Steven Stark

      463 reviews
      For over 30 years, Steven Stark has offered counsel to non-profit organizations and private companies. He has a passion for helping small businesses in particular since he himself started several businesses of his own in New York and Florida. He understands the importance of small businesses having a reliable attorney to advise them about legal matters from their inception.
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      Joshua G.

      Joshua Garber

      274 reviews
      Representing notable clients like Tesla and the City of Los Angeles, Josh Garber excels at helping clients with employment and labor laws. Many of his past clients have had great success using Josh for employment agreements and Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) hearings. With his practical advice, he has even helped clients avoid going to court.
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      Richard G.

      Richard Gora

      200 reviews
      Looking for an attorney with experience? Richard Gora is the exact attorney you want. Having defended over 100 cases both in state and federal courts and working with clients from around the globe, Richard has an array of different experiences. His services are wide-ranging and include business litigation, securities litigations, employment litigation, and business counsel. Prior to founding Gora LLC, he worked for Finn, Dixon & Herling LLP for eight years.
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      Veronica B.

      Veronica Besmer

      5 reviews
      Veronica Besmer is Managing Partner at The Besmer Law Firm, in Los Angeles. She specializes in both international and domestic corporate and business law, internet law and e-commerce, and intellectual property law. Veronica speaks English, German, and Czech and has expertise in cross-national business transactions. Currently, she serves as co-vice chair of the California State Bar’s Cyberspace Law Committee.
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      Brig R.

      Brig Ricks

      5 reviews
      I am a senior executive and strategic legal adviser with 16 years of experience providing legal services in international environments. I am a general counsel who can advis... read more
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      Christopher L.

      Christopher Laquay

      2 reviews
      Christopher Laquay is an attorney at law with more than two decades worth of experience. He is licensed to practice law in California and obtained his Juris doctorate in law from the University of California at Davis King Hall School of Law. Christopher primarily specializes in mergers and acquisitions. He is also experienced in drafting, negotiating and reviewing commercial contracts. Between 2005 and 2017, Christopher served as a senior legal counselor at Medtronic, Inc.
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      Darryl H.

      Darryl Horowitt

      2 reviews
      The head of the litigation department at his firm, Darryl Horowitt represents businesses in commercial, real estate, IP, unfair competition, and construction disputes. He also offers support in collecting secured and unsecured debt, provides representation in arbitration (serving for the courts, AAA, FINRA, and privately) and provides mediation, including as a settlement judge pro tem.
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      Teela S.

      Teela Smith

      Teela Smith is a licensed attorney in California. She graduated Cum Laude from University of California, Hastings College of the Law. She works as an Associate Attorney in Dimitriou & Associates, P.C. (June 2011 – June 2012) and Tucker Ellis LLP (Sept 2015 – April 2016). She is a Founding Partner at Smith Shapourian Mignano LLP. She was designated a Northern California Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine (2015-2016).
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      Andrew B.

      Andrew Barcello

      Andrew Barcello is a transactional attorney with more than seven years of experience. He is licensed to practice law in California and obtained his degree in law from the University of Connecticut School of Law. Andrew is experienced in dealing with legal matters related to labor and employment law, as well as trademark and copyright law. He founded his own legal firm, Barcellow Law, in December 2010, where he now acts as the founding attorney.
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      Sean M.

      Sean Mcguckian

      Sean McGuckian works for the Legal Aid Society of Orange County in Los Angeles County. This firm has a simple yet meaningful mission: to provide legal services to low-income individuals who otherwise might not be able to afford it. Their hope is to ultimately promote equality in the United States justice system. Before that, Sean worked for various legal firms as a contract attorney for civil and criminal cases.
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      Our experienced San Francisco employment attorneys & lawyers can help guide you on how to proceed with various employee decisions such as reviewing employee documents such as contracts, agreements, policies, and handbooks, along with difficult decisions such as firing, lawsuits, claims, and complaints.

      Although not every single employment contract will require legal assistance, many employment lawyers would recommend avoiding unilateral employment contracts that strongly benefit one side over the other. These types of employee contracts rarely hold up in court, yet having the funds needed to combat an issue in court can limit the employee's options.

      A confidentiality agreement and a non-compete agreement are common forms of employee contracts that one of our San Francisco employment attorneys can help customize for your business. If your business needs to fire an employee, proper measures should be taken from a business legal standpoint to ensure proper communication and a smooth transition of dismissing that employee. In any case, we suggest you connect with our employment attorneys to discuss your options.

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