Louise Ann Fernandez
  • Business Law, Employment Law
  • California
Claimed Lawyer ProfileGoldSocial Media
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Employment Law
Additional Practice Area
  • Labor and Employment
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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9th Circuit
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  • English
Professional Experience
Partner, Chair, Labor & Employment Department
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
The George Washington University Law School
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Stanford University
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Super Lawyer
Los Angeles Magazine
Awarded from 2004-2015 (Business Edition in 2014)
The Top Women Attorneys in Southern California
Super Lawyers
California Top Labor & Employment Lawyers
Daily Journal
Also awarded in 2010
AV Rating
Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review
Professional Associations
Labor and Employment Law Section, State Bar of California
Activities: Executive Committee from 1987-1989
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Labor and Employment Law Section, Los Angeles County Bar Association
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American Bar Association
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Articles & Publications
It's Personal
Los Angeles Daily Journal special report
Managing the Managers—Lessons for Employers from a Court Ruling on Class Certification
California Employment Law Magazine
The Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (WARN): What Does It Mean to the Hotel Industry?
Real Estate Finance Journal
The Workplace in Transition: Getting Even
Los Angeles Daily Journal Labor and Employment Law Report
Employee Monitoring in an Electronic Age
Disastrous Wage And Hour Decision: California Supreme Court Makes It A Dark Day For Employers
Hotel-Online and Hotel Resource
Speaking Engagements
Effective Advocacy in Employment Arbitrations: The Experts Tell You What Works and What Works Against You, The Twenty Ninth Annual Labor and Employment Law Symposium, Millennium Biltmore Hotel Los Angeles
Regular speaker on new developments in employment law for Practicing Law Institute, American Law Institute-American Bar Association and other groups
Regular speaker on new developments in employment law for the California Center for Judicial Education and Research, Advanced Civil Law Seminar for California State and Appellate Judges, 1996-2003
Speaker, Annual Institute on Employment Law on "Workplace Claims, Common Law and Public Policy Suspecting Wrongful Termination, Internal Investigation and Privacy" for the Practicing Law Institute, 1996-2003
Regular Expert Commentator on KNX 1070 News Radio on Labor and Employment Issues
Speaker, "Contingent Workforce Issues" for the 1998 Legal Update for the Professional and Human Resources Association
"Sexual Harassment in the Workplace," presentations to Justices of the California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District, 1995
Speaker, "Summary of Critical Labor Issues Involved in the Acquisition and Sale of Hotels," and "A Checklist of Basic Labor Issues for Purchase or Sale of Hotel Properties," presentations at the JMBM Hospitality Industry Conference, 1994
Speaker, "Explosive Employment Issues in Hotels Today," JMBM's Hospitality Industry Forum, Los Angeles and San Francisco
Speaker, "Outline of Sexual Harassment Laws," presented as panelist on the Sexual Harassment and Misconduct Panel for the 18th Annual
UCLA Entertainment Symposium, "Rush to the Future: New Rights and Wrongs in the Entertainment Industry," Los Angeles, 1994
Sexual Harassment for the USC Entertainment Law Symposium, Panelist, 1993
Speaker, "Contingent Workforce Issues" at the Institute for Corporate Counsel, 15th Annual Seminar presented by the University of Southern California Law School
Guest lecturer on labor law, Stanford University Law School
Lecturer on labor and employment issues: State Bar of California, California Business Law Institute, California League of Cities, The Rutter Group, and other trade associations and groups
Websites & Blogs
Louise Ann Fernandez's Website Profile
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP Website
Contact & Map
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
1900 Avenue of the Stars
7th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Telephone: (310) 201-3522
Fax: (310) 712-8522