Posted by a client
Michael is as good as it gets.
He is knowledgeable, ethical, kind, trustworthy, honest, fair, handles business in a timely manner, with class, and gets results.
Do yourself a favor, and look no further if you want a lawyer easy to work with and you want results.
Posted by a wronged employee who is moving on
When I first made inquiries with ten Orange County law firms regarding my workplace situation, Mr. Kirschbaum was the only one who consistently provided professional, timely and pragmatic advice. Therefore, when the time was right for me to move forward, he was the only attorney with whom I entrusted with my case. My former employer’s counsel who is a partner at a prestigious Bay area law firm met his match in Mr. Kirschbaum’s agile skillfulness and superb negotiation prowess. Not only did Mr. Kirschbaum improve my settlement amount by more than 46%, he was also exceedingly generous with his time to make sure I understand all the terms of the settlement agreement before signing it.
I recommend Mr. Kirschbaum to any worker in need of affordable, top-notch, personable and fearless legal representation.
Posted by Steven
I had the pleasure of speaking with Mr Kirschbaum about a very complex labor case and he was most courteous, but more importantly, very knowledgeable. It was a lovely pleasure speaking with him.
Posted by Terrence
when I first met Michael I immediate felt at ease. He made me feel really comfortable and not rushed. He took notes as I explained my situation, then asked questions to better understand my situation although it seems as something standard but I thought it meant that he was listening as opposed to just hearing what you have to say. The questions he asked eventually turned out to be what made me case a strong one. Michael was always very punctual as he made every promised deadline with all the correspondences involved. One biggest thing I enjoyed working with Michael is that he doesn't see the $ sign in his clients, he is not out to make the money first on his clients. I truly felt that he wanted to solve problems/disputes and the money is just a byproduct of that.
I strongly recommend using Michael. As a matter of fact, I will continue to use him in the future if I run into any more issues in the future.
Posted by Michelle
Michael Kirschbaum provided an excellent service for my employment discrimination case, which resulted in a favorable settlement. Not only was his years of knowledge indispensable, but he kept me informed every step of the way. I appreciated that he always listened to my ideas, and he allowed me to provide my input on all issues. Michael was a great communicator. He always responded to me within hours, either via email or via telephone, which was very much appreciated since my case took over a year to settle. I would definitely recommend Michael to family and friends, and if I were to ever need his services again, I would not hesitate one second on calling him.
Posted by a Employment client
Michael was easy to work with, very professional, and wise in his counsel. He made progress on a daily basis and constantly kept me informed. Questions were answered quickly - never a lag. His advice was sound and not pushy, which was great. He presented expert, experienced advice yet let me make any and all decisions about the direction of the case. We had a successful outcome in a short time period. He was supportive in all ways and in any direction I wanted to go. I would recommend him to anyone needing an experienced attorney.
Posted by Mel
Michael did an outstanding job for me. He was knowledgeable, professional and trustworthy. He kept me constantly informed and was respectful of my imput. The case evolved just as he predicted. You can't find a better attorney in the area of Labor Law. I would highly recommend him.
Posted by Jennifer H
I have been a client of Michael's for over 5 years. He has been responsive, fair and has had 100% success in representing myself and my family.
Posted by Christine
Michael Kirschbaum is a very intelligent, articulate, well-educated and highly experienced attorney. He is extremely knowledgeable about case law and pending legislation related to employment. He is very good at analyzing and articulating the facts of your case. For professional, strong and realistic representation, choose Michael Kirschbaum.
Posted by Sandie
Mr. Kirschbaum was the most knowledgeable, understanding, and responsive attorney that I had interviewed before I made my selection in August 2009. He successfully obtained a settlement payment plan to with my former employer, without a long dragged out trial. Though the settlement offer was not exactly what he and I both thought I was entitled to; however, there comes a time when the ex-employee must weigh out their wants from their needs and see which is truly most needed. Mr. Kirschbaum counseled me during each step of the settlement process with his experienced thoughtfulness and understanding. I would highly recommend Mr. Kirschbaum to anyone seeking to know and understand their employee rights.