Jaimee K. Wellerstein is a Partner and the firm’s Employment Team Head. Representing employers in all aspects of employment law, Ms. Wellerstein collaborates with her clients to develop proactive business and legal strategies to try to avoid workplace conflict and employment disputes. She provides legal advice and counsel to numerous businesses, including conducting individualized training programs for both management and employees. Ms. Wellerstein performs internal audits of her clients’ employment practices to ensure compliance with the rapidly-changing world of employment laws, and guides investigations of employee allegations regarding harassment, discrimination, and employee misconduct.
When litigation cannot be avoided, Ms. Wellerstein aggressively defends her clients against employment law claims in the state and federal courts, as well as at administrative hearings, arbitrations, and mediations. Having defended numerous representative and individual lawsuits on behalf of her clients, Ms. Wellerstein is a skilled litigator and negotiator with a broad spectrum of experience upon which to draw.
A frequent speaker on numerous topics, including employment law and contract law, Ms. Wellerstein regularly conducts training seminars and programs for managers and employees in all areas of employment practices and policies.
Employment Law – Employer
Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA)
Wage & Hour Matters
Discrimination, Harassment, Retaliation
Human Resources Advice & Counsel
Executive Compensation Models & Agreements
Internal Investigations & Audits
Employee Disciplinary Issues
Hiring and Termination
Health and Safety Issues
Leaves of Absence
Employee Handbooks & Personnel Policies
Private Security Company Defense
General Civil Litigation
Personal Injury Defense
Professional and Community Affiliations (Past and Present)
California Association of Licensed Security Agencies, Guards & Associates (CALSAGA) – Legal Advisor
Society for Human Resource Management
Los Angeles County Bar Association
Association of Southern California Defense Counsel
National Association of Professional Women
Ms. Wellerstein has lectured throughout the nation to various business groups, civic organizations, security associations, and corporations on topics pertaining to employment law and contracts.
She has been a featured speaker at various annual and regional seminars for ASIS International and the California Association of Licensed Security Agencies, Guards & Associates (CALSAGA), a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing standards and training in the security industry.
AV Preeminent™ Peer Rated by Martindale Hubbell
J.D., Loyola Law School, 2000
B.A. with distinction, San Diego State University, 1996
State Bar of California
State of California, All Courts
United States District Court for the Central, Eastern, Northern, and Southern Districts of California
When out of the office Ms. Wellerstein enjoys spending time with her family, including her two children, Jake and Baylee.
700 N. Brand Boulevard 10th Floor,
Glendale, California 91203