Figari founded the Figari Law Firm in 2008, and has successfully
represented numerous individuals in employment cases against some of
the largest companies in the nation. Ms. Figari is a member of both
the California Employment Lawyers Association and the National
Employment Lawyers Association, and served on the Board of the
California Young Lawyers Association for the State Bar of California.
Ms. Figari also serves as a Delegate to the Conference of Delegates of
California Bar Associations, for the Bar Association of San
Francisco. Ms. Figari is a member of the San Francisco Trial Lawyers
Association, in which she is also a member of the Women’s Caucus, and
has written numerous articles and hosted events related to issues in
employment litigation and negotiation.
Figari graduated from the University of Minnesota Law School, with
honors, where she received her law degree with a concentration in Labor
and Employment Law. Prior to starting her own firm, Ms. Figari worked
for Sprenger & Lang, a firm specializing in employment class
actions, and for the St. Paul County Attorney’s Office and the Office
of the Public Defender in Stillwater, Minnesota.
Figari was raised in California and Arizona, and graduated from
Illinois State University with a degree in Politics and Government.
During college, Ms. Figari served as captain of a nationally ranked
mock trial team, and completed a summer internship with GalleryWatch
Legislative Tracking in Washington, D.C.
Ms. Figari is an avid runner, practices yoga, and enjoys spending time with her family.
Languages spoken: Spanish
Contingent (33-40%), Free consultation (120 minutes)
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2012|
|Law Clerk||Sprenger & Lang, PLLC||2006 - 2007|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Los Angeles County Bar Association||N/A||2013 - Present|
|Consumer Attorneys of California||N/A||2011 - Present|
|Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles||N/A||2011 - Present|
|American Association for Justice||N/A||2011 - Present|
|National Employment Lawyers Association||N/A||2008 - Present|
|California Young Lawyers Association||N/A||2008 - Present|
|California Employment Lawyers Association||N/A||2007 - Present|
|Bar Association of San Francisco||N/A||2007 - Present|
|San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association||N/A||2007 - Present|
|Klaas v. ValleyCare Medical Center, et al||Verdict of $344,198|
|Rod Ortiz v. Hubbard Iron Doors||Verdict and attorney's fees in excess of $1 million dollars|
|Whistleblower Employee v. Bank (Private Settlement)||Confidential Seven Figure Settlement|
|See all legal cases|
|California Labor & Employment Law Review||Concepcion Has No Impact on the Application of the Armendariz Factors||2012|
|University of Minnesota Law School||N/A||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|Illinois State University||N/A||Other - Bachelors||N/A|