The Watkins Firm has decades of experience as wage and hour defense lawyers for San Diego employers and managers. If you are a San Diego employer or manager who faces accusations of wrongdoing by an employee or external federal or state agency we can and will help.
We have a very successful trial record in employer defense cases and have won many cases where our own clients thought the situation was hopeless at first. Allegations are one thing, proving them above the legal bar established in these cases in a court of law is quite another. We mount an aggressive and strong defense to stand by San Diego employers in their darkest hours while providing sound counsel and legal guidance. We also help business owners and managers to implement policies, procedures and practices which prevent business disputes and litigation from arising in the first place.
The Watkins Firm has a proven track record as wage and hour defense lawyers for San Diego employers in a variety of case including but not limited to:
- PAGA Actions
- Wage and hour violations
- Unpaid Overtime, meal and rest break violations
- Disputes involving the California Labor Board
- Employee disputes
- California’s Fair Pay Act
- Piece-rate and commission disputes
- Sexual harassment or assault
- Discrimination, retaliation or unfair termination
Serving as wage and hour defense lawyers for San Diego employers goes far beyond defense in a lawsuit or at hearing or conference before a federal or state labor board. It begins the moment a San Diego employer becomes aware of a potential dispute. We have a unique approach to litigation which is designed to resolve potential disputes and lawsuits in the shortest possible time frame and in a cost-effective manner. Most disputes and lawsuits are resolved through effective, leveraged negotiation.
We represent clients in mediation and arbitration and in trial when necessary to accomplish our client’s goals and objectives. If you are looking for a proven employer defense attorney with a proven track record providing defense for San Diego employers we invite you to review the strong recommendations of our clients and contact the Watkins Firm or call 858-535-1511 for a complimentary consultation today.