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Eric Carl Sohlgren

Eric Carl Sohlgren

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Class Action, Appeals, Litigation, Employee Benefits

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Employment & Labor: 30%
    22 years
  2. Litigation: 20%
    22 years
  3. Appeals: 20%
    22 years
  4. Class Action: 20%
    14 years
  5. Employee Benefits: 10%
    22 years

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Contact Info

Payne & Fears LLP

4 Park Plaza
Irvine, CA, 92614

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199205/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2011
Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2010
Outstanding Monthly Case SummariesOrange County Bar Association, Labor & Employment Law Section2010
Employment Law - ManagementBest Lawyers in America2010
Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2008
Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007
Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2006
Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2005
Continued Support, Dedication and ContributionOrange County Bar Association, Labor & Employment Law Section2005
Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2004
Award for Service as ChairOrange County Bar Association, Labor & Employment Law Section2001

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerPayne & Fears LLP1995 - Present
AttorneyPaul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP1992 - 1995
Human Resources ExecutiveThe Times Mirror Company1986 - 1992

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Orange County Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law SectionChair2000 - 2001
Orange County Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law SectionVice Chair1999 - 2000

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Trovato v. BeckmanSummary judgment for defendant employer affirmed on appeal
Vyas v. Bank of AmericaSummary judgment for defendant employer affirmed on appeal
Aleksick v. 7-ElevenSummary judgment for defendant employer in wage and hour class action

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
BookCalifornia Employment Law Digest2000

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount UniversityOrder of the Coif; Law ReviewJ.D., top 10%1992
Pepperdine UniversityBusiness AdministrationM.B.A., with honors1986
Whitman CollegePsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1977

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Orange County Bar AssociationAnnual Update on Key Employment Law Cases and Legislation2012
Orange County Bar AssociationAnnual Update on Key Employment Law Cases and Legislation2011
Orange County Bar AssociationAnnual Update on Key Employment Law Cases and Legislation2010