All state courts and all federal district courts in California
All state courts in Washington
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
Beth is a Shareholder in the firm’s Labor and Employment Group. She is admitted to practice law in the states of California and Washington.
Based on her many years of experience as an employment attorney and her specialized training and certification from Cornell University’s ILR School in employment mediation, Beth provides trusted and effective mediation services exclusively in the area of employment disputes.
Beth can assist parties in resolving virtually every type of employment dispute – either pre or post litigation, including:
Beth is a charter and sustaining member of the Association of Workplace Investigators (AWI) and conducts independent and neutral workplace investigations for both public and private employers.
Employment Counseling and Training
Beth has years of experience assisting employers in all aspects of their employment relationship with their employees. Her practice focuses on counseling and training employers, HR professionals, and managers regarding:
Beth has years of experience representing employers in governmental audits and investigations, and defending them in various forms of employment-related litigation in state and federal court, as well as before administrative tribunals.
Disability Access Defense
Beth has extensive experience representing business owners and operators in ADA and California disability access cases.
Publications & Teaching Experience
Beth is active in supporting the education of employers and attorneys in the field of employment law.
Community Involvement and Interests
Below are a few of Beth’s representative cases:
J.D., with great distinction, University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, 1999
Order of the Coif.
B.S., summa cum laude, California State University, Sacramento, 1994
Certificate in Employment Mediation, Cornell University’s ILR School, 2016
State Bar of California, Labor and Employment Law and Litigation Sections
Sacramento County Bar Association, Appellate and Labor and Employment Law Sections
State Bar of Washington, Labor and Employment Law Section
Association of Workplace Investigators(AOWI)
Charter and Sustaining Member
Sacramento Employer Advisory Council (SEAC)
Board Chair (2011-2013)
Litigation Counsel of America
Sacramento County Bar’s Judiciary Committee
Awards and Honors
Sacramento Magazine’s Top Lawyers List, 2015-2017 – Employment and Labor
Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America
Sacramento Business Journal’s Best of the Bar, 2014, 2016 & 2017
Northern California Super Lawyers 2009, 2010, 2012-2017
Top 25 Sacramento Super Lawyers 2013, 2015-2017
Top 50 Northern California Women Super Lawyers 2014-2017
Top 100 Northern California Super Lawyers 2015-2017