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Garry Michael Tetalman

Employment and labor Attorney at Santa Barbara, CA

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  • Licensed for 24 years
    State CA
    Acquired 1999
    Active No misconduct found

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About Garry

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Practice areas
  1. Discrimination
    Discrimination/harassment in the work place.

    21 years, 500 cases

  2. Employment and labor
    The firm handles all aspects of employment and labor law with the exception of workers' compensation.

    21 years, 500 cases

  3. Sexual harassment
    Sexual Harassment in the work place - both quid pro quo and hostile work environment

    21 years, 500 cases

  4. Wrongful termination
    The firm handles all aspects of wrongful termination

    21 years, 500 cases

  5. Class action
    The firm handles employment class actions such as those for wage/hour violations.

    21 years, 35 cases

  6. Medical malpractice
    The firm handles HIPPA violations and other medical malpractice issues.

    7 years, 6 cases


Garry M. Tetalman has practiced law in Santa Barbara since March 2003. Since that time, Mr. Tetalman has specialized in employment litigation – representing employees in both class action and individual cases – ranging from complex wage and hour class action litigation, race and gender discrimination, sexual harassment, and wrongful termination. Mr. Tetalman was formerly a partner with Anticouni & Associates. The Law Office of Garry M. Tetalman was created on June 2, 2006, when Mr. Tetalman decided to open his own practice.

Before coming to Santa Barbara, Mr. Tetalman specialized in large scale construction defect actions, bad faith, breach of contract and employment matters.

Mr. Tetalman received his Juris Doctor degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles, California, in May 1999, and was admitted to the California Bar, the California Courts of Appeal and the United States District Court in December 1999. While in law school, Mr. Tetalman was a member of the Entertainment and Sports Law Journal. Mr. Tetalman obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from the University of California at Los Angeles in June 1996. Prior to his undergraduate studies, Mr. Tetalman grew up in Santa Barbara and graduated from Santa Barbara High School in June 1992.


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Law Offices Of Garry M Tetalman
15 West Carrillo Street Suite 101A
Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
Law Office of Garry Tetalman
15 W. Carrillo Street
Suite 101
Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
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  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 500-500 per hour
  • Contingency 35%-45%
Payment methods
Cash, Check


AVVO RATING 8.7 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • Law Office of Garry M. Tetalman
  • 2006 - Present
  • Partner
  • Anticouni & Associates, Apc
  • 2003 - 2006


  • Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1999
  • University of California - Los Angeles
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1996


  • Santa Barbara County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Member
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • SuperLawyer
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  • 2020
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  • 2019
  • SuperLawyer
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  • 2018
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  • 2017
  • Rising Star
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2015
  • Rising Star
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2014
  • Rising Star
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2013
  • Rising Star
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2012
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Employment and labor Attorney | Oct 07
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. I have worked with Garry on numerous matters, both as opposing counsel and as co-counsel in employment litigation matters. When Garry represents an employee, he is a tenacious and zealous advocate for his client. He demonstrates compassion and professionalism in even the most contentious matters. When Garry represents employers in employment law matters, he is a strong negotiator who holds steadfast while understanding the practical impact of litigation on an employer. I respect his abilities as a litigator and have the highest regard for his legal skills and ethics."
Employment and labor
Santa Barbara Employment and labor Lawyer Garry Michael Tetalman
Garry Michael Tetalman
Employment and labor Attorney
Santa Barbara, CA
Licensed for 24 years
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