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  1. Employment: 90%
    26 years
  2. Civil Rights: 10%
    26 years

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  • Rebecca Grace Lewallen Kagin

    Jean is a phenomenal attorney. She is knowledgeable, passionate and highly skilled. She is also very devoted to community service in the legal profession, and has enriched the education of countless attorneys.

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    Rebecca Kagin Employment and labor Attorney
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Contact info

180 Grand Ave.
Suite 1300
Oakland, CA, 94612

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive198905/23/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerLevy Vinick Burrell Hyams LLP2012 - Present
PartnerDickson Levy Vinick Burrell Hyams LLP2010 - 2012
PartnerBoxer & Gerson LLP1999 - 2009
Civil Rights Staff AttorneyUnited States Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights1998 - 1999
OwnerLaw Office of Jean K. Hyams1991 - 1998
Contract AttorneyLegal Aid Society Of Alameda County1990 - 1990
Contract AttorneyEast Bay Community Law Center1990 - 1990
Marketing Communications ManagerHewlett Packard Company1984 - 1986
Marketing Communications ManagerOracle Corporation1983 - 1984
Assistant to the PresidentOracle Corporation1982 - 1983
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
California Employment Lawyers AssociationGoverning Board memberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Hill v. BART1.2+ Million Jury Verdict
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
Wellesley CollegePolitical ScienceA.B.1982