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Howard Scott Rutten

Howard Scott Rutten

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Wrongful Termination, Business

About Me

Experienced and aggressive representation in labor and employment law matters.  Proven results.

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Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Employment & Labor: 60%
    21 years
  2. Wrongful Termination: 30%
    21 years
  3. Business: 10%
    21 years

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (25-45%), Free Consultation (90 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Frances Miller Campbell

    Howard Rutten is an excellent, caring and smart advocate. A plus plus.

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    Frances Campbell Landlord & Tenant Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Okorie Okorocha

    Hands down, one of the best Business and Employment Lawyers in town.

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    Okorie Okorocha DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Rutten Law Firm, PC

4221 Coldwater Canyon Avenue
Studio City, CA, 91604

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199305/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2014
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2013
Merit ScholarGolden Gate Univiersity School of Law1991
Law ReviewGolden Gate University School of Law1991

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderThe Rutten Law Firm, A Prof. Law Corp.2002 - Present
AttorneyZimmerman, Rosenfeld, Gersh & Leeds1997 - 2002
AttorneyMarshack & Goe LLP1996 - 1997
AttorneyKornfield, Paul & Bupp LLP1994 - 1996
Law ClerkHon. Leslie Tchaikovsky, US Bankruptcy Court Judge1992 - 1993
Judicial ExternHon. Pauil H. Alvarado, San Francisco County Supeior Court1991 - 1992

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationN/A1999 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A1993 - 2010
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesN/AN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
$3.45 Million settlement for defamationsettled
$1 Million Transgender Sexual Harassment case settlementsettled
$950,000 whistleblower settlementsettled

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Golden Gate Univ SOLLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Arizona St UnivBusinessBS - Bachelor of Science1989