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Michael S Cunningham

Michael S Cunningham

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Wrongful Termination, Sexual Harassment, Discrimination

About Me

Michael Cunningham obtained his Juris Doctor Degree from the University Of San Diego School Of Law. Prior to founding the Law Offices of Michael S. Cunningham, Michael was a partner at the law firm of Baker & Cunningham, LLP. Michael focuses his practice exclusively on the representation of individuals and small businesses in lawsuits related to employment issues.


Michael is a member of the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, American Bar Association, and the San Diego County Bar Association.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Discrimination: 25%
  2. Sexual Harassment: 25%
  3. Wrongful Termination: 25%
  4. Employment & Labor: 25%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300-400/hour), Contingent (30-40%)

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Oleg Cross

    Michael is an exceptionally bright and thoughtful lawyer, and his work product and analysis are far more advanced beyond his years. He has an excellent grasp of employment law, and anyone would be fortunate to have him as an advocate.

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    Oleg Cross Wrongful Death Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Christopher Thomas Smith

    Mike is an intelligent and hard-working attorney, and a good friend. I have had the pleasure of working with him on a number of cases. All ended with excellent results.

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    Christopher Smith Consumer Protection Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Michael S. Cunningham

43015 Blackdeer Loop
Suite 103
Temecula, CA, 92590

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive201005/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top Lawyers in CaliforniaAmerican Lawyer Media2013
Outreach CoodinatorAmerican Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section2012
A+ ratedBetter business bureau2012

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw Offices of Michael S. Cunningham2013 - Present
PartnerBaker & Cunningham, LLP2011 - 2013
AssociateB|R Law Group, LLP2007 - 2011

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Diego County Bar AssociationChair2014 - Present
San Diego County Bar AssociationChair Elect2013 - Present
San Diego County Bar AssociationCo-chair2013 - Present
San Diego County Bar Association, Law Practice Management & Marketing CommitteeChair Elect2012 - Present
American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section, ADR in Labor & Employment LawFormer Chair2011 - 2012
California Employment Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
San Diego Inn of CourtN/A2010 - Present
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesMember2009 - Present
American Bar Association, Litigation SectionMember2006 - Present
Consumer Attorney Association of San DiegoMember2006 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Doe v. Roe Employer$690,000
Doe v. Roe Employer$96,000.00
Doe v. Roe Employer$120,000.00

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Amazon PublishingHow to Win Your Unemployment Appeal2012

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Diego School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
California State University, FullertonN/AUndergraduateN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
University of San DiegoLabor & Employment Law2011