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Languages spoken: Spanish, English

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Employment: 45%
    5 years
  2. Class Action: 35%
    5 years
  3. Lawsuits & Disputes: 20%
    5 years

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  • Kathryn Elizabeth Pietrolungo

    I have gotten to know Matt through professional organizations and I find him to be professional, smart, and committed to the rights of his client. He has also been helpful in answering my employment law questions. I highly recommend Matt to anyone that needs an employment attorney.

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    Kathryn Pietrolungo Family Attorney
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  • Richard J Vaznaugh

    I have known Matt professionally for many years. He is an extremely knowledgeable attorney for employees. He is dedicated, diligent and smart.

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    Richard Vaznaugh Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

The Kaufman Law Firm

4195 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd.
Suite 250
Westlake Villlage, CA, 91362

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199311/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Ventura County Bar AssociationLawyer2013 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
California Employment Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Crandall v U-Haul International, Inc. et al$7.5 million for U-Haul employees
Chiem v Panda Restaurant Group, Inc. et al.$7.5 million for Panda Express Managers
Kasten-Garoutte v Walgreen Co.$14.5 million for Walgreen's California pharmacists
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
CELA VoiceThe Educational-Entertainment Complex: Exposed, Under Fire2014
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of California - BerkeleyHistoryBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Woman's Lawyer's Ass.Will Uber and Other New Economy Start-ups Survive the Old Economy’s Employment Laws?2015
Jeromne H. Berenson Inn of CourtJack Ruby – Unbiased Jury for Assassin’s Assassin: An Exploration of Jury Selection Issues2014
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationEverything You Always Wanted to Ask about California Employment Law but Were Afraid to Ask: FEHA, Wage and Hour, and PAGA2012