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Don David Sessions

Don David Sessions

Practice areas:

Discrimination, Retaliation/Whistle Blowing, Employment & Labor, Sexual Harassment

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1976

  1. Sexual Harassment: 25%
    38 years
  2. Employment & Labor: 25%
    38 years
  3. Retaliation/Whistle Blowing: 25%
    38 years
  4. Discrimination: 25%
    38 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Sessions & Kimball LLP

23456 Madero
Suite 170
Mission Viejo, CA, 92691-7913

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive197605/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
A Best Law FirmBest Law Firms in America2014
"10" on a 10 scaleAVVO2014
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
A Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
"10" on a 10 scaleAVVO2013
A Best Law FirmBest Law Firms in America2013
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
A Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2013
A Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2012
A Best Law FirmBest Law Firms in America2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
"10" on a 10 scaleAVVO2012
"10" on a 10 scaleAVVO2011
A Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2011
A Best Law FirmBest Law Firms in America2011
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
"10" on a 10 scaleAVVO2010
A Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2010
The Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2010
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2002
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2001
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2000
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1999
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1998
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum1998
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1997
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1996

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior PartnerSessions & Kimball LLP2004 - Present
LecturerBrigham Young University1998 - 1999
Adjunct ProfessorWestern State University College of Law1995 - 2005
PresidentDon D. Sessions, A Professional Law Corporation1980 - 2004

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
J. Reuben Clark Law Society- InternationalChair over membership2007 - 2013
J. Reuben Clark Law Society- Orange County ChapterChair2005 - 2006
Orange County Bar AssociationDirector1997 - 2000
J. Reuben Clark Law SocietyMember1996 - Present
J. Reuben Clark Law Society, Orange County ChapterMember1996 - Present
Orange County Bar Association, Labor & Employment SectionChair1996 - 1996
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMember1995 - Present
Orange County Bar Association, Labor and Employment SectionMember1988 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationMember1977 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Business Executive Wrongfully Fired for Age and Breach of ContractRecovery over a million dollars
Class Action Lawsuit brings in Mid-Seven FiguresSettlement in the mid-seven figures.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Orange County Register, Career Builder, Job Giant, Image magazine, and newsletter"WIN AT WORK" practical employee-help syndicated column in magazines and newsletter (96 articles)2010
Multiple including, Time, Newsweek, Worth, Self, Forbes, Business Week, California Lawyer, Atlantic Monthly, Los Angeles Daily Journal, New York Times, Wall Street Journal.EMPLOYMENT LAW TOPICS (Wrote or edited around 1000 articles over the last 25 years)2010
Various television and radio stations, including National Public Radio, Market Place, ABC, Airtalk.EMPLOYEE RIGHTS (Around 50 television and radio audio "publications" over the last few decades2009
Los Angeles Times"SHOP TALK" former columnist for about a decade on front page of Monday Business Section (288 articles)2004
Pretium PressEMPLOYEE RIGHTS IN CALIFORNIA ( 272 page book sold in bookstores across the country uniquely on California law)2003
Orange County RegisterEMPLOYEE RIGHTS columnist (115 articles)2003
Pretium PressSEXUAL HARASSMENT IN THE WORKPLACE (354 page law school text used in law school by Professor Sessions and others)1999
EEO-Bimonthly- Equal Employment Opportunity Career JournalEQUAL EMPLOYMENT AND VARIOUS RELATED TOPICS (43 ARTICLES IN NATIONAL MAGAZINE)1998
Pretium PressWRONGFUL TERMINATION LAW (355 page law school text used in law school by Professor Sessions and others)1997

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Brigham Young UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1973

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Continuing Education of the Bar (frequent lecturer/panelist)EMPLOYMENT LAW AND RELATED SUBJECTS FOR OTHER ATTORNEYS (over the last few decades)2014
Hundreds of seminars at our office for the public sponsored by Sessions & Kimball LLPEMPLOYMENT LAW AND RELATED SUBJECTS FOR THE PUBLIC (Over the last few decades)2010