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Sharon Hightower to Speak at Santa Clara County Bar Association Conference

Sharon Hightower

Sharon Hightower, a partner in the San Jose office, will be on a panel discussing “Lawyers and Local Government: Public Service and Advocacy” for the Santa Clara County Bar Association (SCBBA) on Monday, December 14 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The conference will be held at the SCCBA Conference Center, 31 North Second Street, 4th Floor, San Jose, California.
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Maribel Hernandez to Present Webinar on Simply Sex — Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender, Gender Identity, and Gender Expression Bias in the Workplace and Beyond

Maribel Hernandez

On Thursday, December 10, between 12 noon- 1 p.m., Maribel Hernandez from the Fresno office along with a member of the Labor & Employment Executive Committee will be presenting a webinar on SIMPLY SEX — Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender, Gender Identity, and Gender Expression Bias in the Workplace and Beyond. Maribel is the Vice Chair for the firm’s employment practice and is on the Executive Committee for the State Bar of California’s Labor and Employment section.
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Lois Lindstrom Moderates NBI Judicial Forum

Lois Lindstrom

Lois Lindstrom, a partner in the firm’s Oakland office, moderated the NBI Judicial Forum—What Civil Court Justices Want You to Know, on Friday, November 6, 2015 at the Hilton Garden Inn Bay Bridge in Emeryville, CA.
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Ericksen Arbuthnot Prevails on Appeal in Wrongful Termination Case

Steve Dollar
Nathaniel Lucey

Ericksen Arbuthnot has prevailed on an appeal of a defense verdict in favor of its client in a wrongful termination case. In Elizondo v. Staff Resources, Inc. the plaintiff claimed that her employer, a cardiologist, threatened her life and terminated her after she reported the threat to law enforcement. Plaintiff alleged that Ericksen’s client, a Professional Employer Organization, was her co-employer with the cardiologist.
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We wanted to know what our clients experience when they work with us, so we asked them.  Happily, we can say that our definition of service matches our clients’ expectations.

Here is what you can expect from our attorneys at law:


Our lawyers provide quick turn around to meet your needs.


You will always know the status of your matter.

Good judgment

We start with an early evaluation of your case to find the most effective way to solve problems.

Appropriate staffing

To maximize efficiency and accountability, we limit the number of attorneys who work on your case.


In each of our seven law offices, you have access to lawyers who have a depth of experience.