Los Angeles, California 90071
Jacqueline Harding focuses on labor and employment law in addition to product liability, business and healthcare litigation. In her practice, Jackie represents clients in state and federal courts, arbitrations, mediations, civil service commission hearings, EEOC/DFEH administrative hearings, and labor commission and OSHA hearings. She has litigated several class action lawsuits brought under the Federal Labor Standards Act.
Prior to joining Wilson Elser, Jackie worked in the Labor Relations Department at The Walt Disney Company, an American multinational diversified mass media company. Before becoming a lawyer, she was a television producer for 13 years, including producing an Emmy award–winning weekly magazine series in Chicago for a major network. In Los Angeles, she and her husband owned several businesses, including two restaurants in a national chain.
While experienced in litigation and workplace consultation, her skills in communicating effectively to various constituencies and resolving problems have also garnered favorable results for clients. They particularly appreciate her ability to understand the facts and nuances of cases, which helps to avoid unnecessary litigation, and prevent future workplace problems.
|Areas of Practice||1) Employment & Labor, 2) Intellectual Property, 3) Medical Malpractice & Health Care and 4) Municipal/Local Government|
|Law School||Southwestern Law School, J.D., 1996|
|Education||University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., 1971|
|Most recent firm||Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker|
Ms. Fitzgerald represents employers in a wide range of industries, including the entertainment, financial services, hospitality, manufacturing, retail, and transportation industries.
Ms. Shander advises public and private company clients as well as private equity funds, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, and financing transactions.