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Glen Douglas Duvel

Employment and labor Attorney at Santa Ana, CA

5.0   6 reviews
  • Licensed for 23 years
    State CA
    Acquired 2000
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Glen

Learn Glen’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Employment and labor
    50%
    Mr. Duvel handles all employment related matters for both employees and employers, including unpaid commissions, unpaid wages, misclassification, wrongful termination, discrimination and retaliation.

    24 years

  2. Estate planning
    30%
    Mr. Duvel handles all components of estate planning, including Living Trusts, Wills, Powers of Attorney and Health Care Directives

    24 years

  3. Business
    7%
    Business law includes business contracts, corporate entity formation, LLCs, agreements, waivers, corporate officer disputes, etc.

    24 years

  4. Personal injury
    7%
    Personal injury encompasses all injuries, including vehicle accidents, premises liability, animal bites, defective products, slip and fall.

    24 years

  5. Family
    6%
    All family related matters, including divorce, custody, domestic violence, restraining orders, child support, etc.

    24 years

Glen Duvel is a partner at Geller | Conrad | Duvel LLP, and works in the areas of Employment Law, Family Law, Business Law, Estate Planning and Personal Injury.  Mr. Duvel focuses his practice on Labor & Employment Law and has extensive civil litigation experience in both state and federal court as well as in administrative forums. He has represented an infinite number of California employees in independent wage and hour disputes, class actions and Bus. & Prof. Code  §17200 claims alleging claims for unpaid wages, unpaid commissions, overtime, exempt v. nonexempt issues, independent contractor issues, unlawful collection of tips, unpaid split-shift premiums, meal & rest breaks, a myriad of Labor Code penalties, as well as, claims for wrongful termination, whistle-blowing, and retaliation, breach of employment contracts, sexual harassment, pregnancy discrimination, disability discrimination, other employment discrimination, and medical leave issues, among other employment-related matters. He has substantial court and jury trial experience in employment-related matters.

Mr. Duvel also devotes a portion of his practice to representing employers in civil actions and administrative actions alleging all types of employment-related claims. He frequently conducts neutral investigations of employee complaints, as well as, investigations in anticipation of litigation on behalf of employers. He also assists employers in generating appropriate written policies, manuals and other employment-related documents, as well as, developing appropriate personnel training to meet the requirements of California law.

Having represented both employees and employers during his career affords Mr. Duvel a unique perspective that has proven to be substantially beneficial to both employees and employers alike.

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Location

Geller | Conrad | Duvel LLP
1851 E. First Street
Suite 900
Santa Ana, CA, 92705

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Reviews

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Posted by Sarah | August 19, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
An Extremely Knowledgeable and Relatable Professional
Mr. Duvel was extremely helpful to us with respect to our employment/labor legal needs as well as the creation of a trust for our personal estate planning purposes. Though each circumstance under which we hired him was different, what never changed was his willingness to help us understand the law, how it applies to our specific circumstances and the pros/cons of what different approaches could look like. He is extremely knowledgeable, yet friendly and above all else, really took the time to listen and understand our situation so that he could give us the best advise for us. Mr. Duvel far exceeded our expectations and without question we will hire him anytime we need assistance in his area of legal expertise in the future.
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Posted by anonymous | March 30, 2015
Highly recommend
A very responsive and attentive lawyer. Writes clear, concise and convincing letters. Has kept me out of the courtroom while achieving our goals.
Posted by William | March 25, 2015
Mr Duvel
Mr. Duvel was great to deal with. He answered any and all questions, called me with updates, and was not at all like many attorneys. He cares about his clients. Thanks to mr. Duvel I received my settlement in a timely mannor.
Posted by Jeff | March 25, 2015
Extremely knowledgeable and helpful
It was a pleasure to work with Glenn and his staff. Glenn answered all my questions during our initial telephone conversation. He assisted in bringing a resolution to the table in a timely manner. I would definitely use Glenn again if ever needed.
Posted by Robin | March 23, 2015
Appreciation for Attorney Mr. Glen Duvel
To whom it may concern: Mr. Glen Duvel has represented my legal interests for over five years and has done so most professionally and always with a kind and sincere demeanor. He is usually always available and if not he returns calls in promptly. I could not be happier with his service and recommend him to all who may need legal advice or representation. Sincerely, Captain American Airlines (ret)
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Posted by Adam | March 20, 2015
My fantastic attorney
As my personal attorney, Glen Duvel has helped me in many ways. I have to say that I have met many attorneys in my day, some are great and some are anything but. Glen is not only terribly knowledgeable and hard working, but he's also incredibly easy to talk to and an all-around great guy. I couldnt be happier with the help he's giving me since I starting using him and I look forward to working with him for many years to come.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 7.8 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Geller | Conrad | Duvel LLP
  • 2014 - Present
  • President
  • Duvel & Duvel, PLC.
  • 2000 - 2014

Education

  • Western State University College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1999
  • Univ of California Irvine
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1994

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Lundergan vs. Anonymous Restaurant
  • Settled favorably for client shortly after filing lawsuit
  • Grubb v. Penton Publishing
  • Suit was filed, and the case was settled for a confidential amount shortly after being filed.

Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • Attorney Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • 2002 - Present
  • State Bar of California
  • Attorney Member
  • 2000 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Most Thank You For Closed Business
  • BNI - Orange
  • 2015

Publications

  • The Duvel Newsletter, Volume 1
  • WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT LIVING TRUSTS, Avoiding Probate, Saving Taxes, and More
  • 2001

Speaking Engagements

  • BNI Business Conference
  • Employment Law - Top 6 Reasons Employers Get Sued by Their Employees
  • 2014
  • Am I a Candidate for a Living Trust?
  • Estate Planning - Benefits of Living Trusts
  • 2006

Attorney endorsements

Received (9)
Given (2)
Endorse Glen
Employment and labor Attorney | Mar 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Glen is an outstanding attorney. He makes everyone feel comfortable. He is trustworthy and knowledgeable. Whenever possible, I send my civil, business, family and real estate matters to him."
Personal injury Attorney | Apr 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I first met Glen through a fellow attorney. Based upon the high praise and the strong endorsement, I referred my mother who was injured in an accident to Glen Duvel. The representation was outstanding and Glen secured a very favorable settlement in my mother's favor. I have since come to know Glen as a talented and knowledgeable attorney with high integrity and strong principles. I am not only pleased to endorse Glen Duvel, I am proud to have him as a law partner."
Family Attorney | Mar 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. A great advocate and fights for his clients in court."
Business Attorney | Mar 29
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I wholeheartedly endorse this lawyer. A brilliant, trustworthy and highly respected attorney in the legal community."
Estate planning Attorney | Mar 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Mar 23
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer."
Business Attorney | Dec 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I wholeheartedly endorse this lawyer. A brilliant, trustworthy and highly respected attorney in the legal community."
Employment and labor Attorney | Dec 14
Relationship: Other
"Glen Duvel is a very knowledgeable employment law attorney. I recommend him if you have an employment law problem."
Litigation Attorney | Apr 29
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I have had the pleasure of working with Glen on several matters and the outcome has always been positive. Glen is a highly intelligent and highly skilled attorney with a wide breadth of legal knowledge. It is my pleasure to endorse Glen's work."
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Santa Ana Employment and labor Lawyer Glen Douglas Duvel
Glen Douglas Duvel
Employment and labor Attorney
Santa Ana, CA
Licensed for 23 years
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