Ki Lin Tay is a Senior Associate Attorney at Bradley & Gmelich LLP. Ms. Tay focuses her practice on representing employers and providing strategic advice and counsel in all aspects of employment law and workplace matters, including employment law compliance, employment litigation, workplace investigations, internal audits, wrongful termination, discrimination, retaliation, harassment, misclassification, wage and hour, and general contract law matters.
As a qualified attorney in both the United States and Canada, Ms. Tay’s experience representing and defending employers in her legal practice is broad and international in scope. Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Tay served as Head of Legal and in-house company Counsel for a national human resources compliance company, arming her with a unique understanding of the dynamics from both sides of the table. Ms. Tay specializes in working proactively with employers to develop business and legal strategies that mitigate the risk of employment disputes and maintain compliance with the complex and dynamic landscape of employment laws. She regularly provides employers with the mechanisms needed to reduce liability and exposure, including employment and business contracts, employment law counseling, workplace training programs, company policy and handbooks, and all other employment-related documents used to manage legal risk.
Ms. Tay is widely published in law journals, newspaper editorials, and legal texts, and is a featured speaker at seminars and conferences, in both the United States and Canada.
Employment Law – Employer Defense
Employment Law – Legal Counsel and Advice
Workplace Investigations and Internal Audits
Wage and Hour Compliance
Discrimination, Harassment, Retaliation
Leaves of Absence and Accommodation
Employment Agreements and Executive Compensation Models
Employee Discipline and Performance Management
Human Resources Compliance – Legal Counsel and Advice
Employee Handbooks and Personnel Policies
Training – Employer and Employee
Ms. Tay is a featured speaker at seminars, conferences, and in the media, both in the United States and Canada, including the California Association of Licensed Security Agencies, Guards & Associates (CALSAGA) Annual Conference, Global News, and News Talk 1010.
Bachelor of Arts with Honors (B.A. Hons.), cum laude, with Dean’s List distinction, York University
Juris Doctorate (J.D.), University of Windsor, Faculty of Law, ranked Top 7% of graduating class
State Bar of California, USA
Provincial Bar of Ontario, Canada
State of California, All Courts
U.S. District Courts for the Central, Eastern, Northern, and Southern Districts of California
U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
Province of Ontario, All Courts
Court of Appeals for Ontario
Travel and culture abroad
Hiking with (wrangling) her French Bulldog puppy
700 N. Brand Boulevard 10th Floor,
Glendale, California 91203