Richard J Vaznaugh

Richard J Vaznaugh

Employment / Labor Attorney
San Francisco, CA




No Misconduct



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9 questions answered.

About Me

After my first year in law school, I clerked for an employment lawyer and worked intensively on a pregnancy discrimination case for a terminated factory worker. That was more than 20 years ago and ever since I have focused my practice on representing workers from executives to rank and file in claims against their employers.   I maintain a limited case load to make sure each case gets the...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check


Contingent (25%-40%), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Hourly ($225-$550/hour)

Client Reviews

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The best choice of attorney I could have made

Posted by: a Employment client almost 3 years ago.

I found Mr. Vaznaugh on the Internet. I posted my case and Mr. Vaznaugh responded to me. I used to work for 18 years as an assistant manager for a...

Trustworthy, Helpful & Very Experienced

Posted by: a Discrimination client about 4 years ago.

I found Richard through Legal Match. He contacted me the same day I sent the request for assistance. He was very helpful and put me at ease...
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Showing 2 of 9 peer endorsements

Stephen R Jaffe
Stephen Jaffe

San Francisco, CA

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Matthew A Kaufman
Matthew Kaufman

Westlake Villlage, CA

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I have known Richard for well over a decade. We confer with each other about cases, and I have referred him clients. I have seen him at meetings...
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1994 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1997 – present

Law Office of Richard Vaznaugh


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1994 law in Law

UC Hastings COL


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2005 Certificate of Merit

AIDS Legal Referral Panel


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2013- present Member; Federal Rules Task Force

California Employment Lawyers Association

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1994 Extraterritorial Jurisdiction - NAFTA

Hastings International and Comparative Law Review

Speaking Engagements

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2008 How Cultural Differences Affect Perceptions At Work and In Court

at California Employment Lawyers Association Annual Conference