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Craig Trent Byrnes

Craig Trent Byrnes

Practice areas:

Wrongful Termination, Discrimination, Contracts & Agreements, Employment & Labor, Personal Injury, Sexual Harassment, Corporate & Incorporation

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Discrimination: 15%
    16 years
  2. Wrongful Termination: 15%
    16 years
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 14%
    16 years
  4. Sexual Harassment: 14%
    16 years
  5. Other: 42%
  6. More 

Attorney Endorsements

23 total 

  • Julie Fowler

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Julie Fowler Family Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Michael Zoldan

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    Michael Zoldan Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office Of Craig T Byrnes

1500 Rosecrans Ave., #500
Manhattan Beach, CA, 90266




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerLos Angeles Lawyer Magazine2012
SuperlawyerLos Angeles Lawyer Magazine2011
SuperlawyerLos Angeles Lawyer Magazine2010
Rising Star Super LawyerLos Angeles Lawyer Magazine2009
Rising Star Super LawyerLos Angeles Lawyer Magazine2008
Rising Star Super LawyerLos Angeles Lawyer Magazine2007
Profiled by This Week at MoritzThis Week at Moritz e-magazine2007
Rising Star Super LawyerLos Angeles Lawyer Magazine2006
Public Interest FellowThe Ohio State University College of Law1999
Order of the CoifThe Ohio State University COL1999
Graduated with HonorsThe Ohio State University College of Law1999
Associate Editor, Law ReviewThe Ohio State University College of Law1998

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Sole ProprietorThe Law Offices of Craig T. Byrnes2001 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
California Employment Lawyers AssociationMember2003 - Present
LEFTJAWMember2000 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Thompson v. ImpaxxConfidential
Robinson-McKoy v. APX ExpressSettled
Cordero-Sacks v. Housing Authority of the City of Los AngelesJury verdict for Plaintiff

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Publication NameTitleDate
Yale Journal of Law and FeminismMens Rea, Force, and the Crime of Rape1998


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ohio State Univ COLN/AN/AN/A
Harvey Mudd CollN/AN/AN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Nuts and Bolts of Employment LawRetaliation under the Fair Employment & Housing Act2007
Monthly MeetingThe anti-SLAPP motion2004