Employment Litigation

Ms. Berkowitz regularly represents individuals who have faced adverse employment actions in violation of state or federal law. Representative examples include:

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Ms. Berkowitz obtained favorable settlement of an age and disability discrimination lawsuit against an international banking and financial services holding company. The defendant sought to settle shortly after Ms. Berkowitz propounded detailed document requests, interrogatories, and requests for admission that demonstrated knowledge of systemic misconduct.

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Ms. Berkowitz obtained favorable settlement of an acrimonious dispute between an undocumented immigrant and his former employer, a popular Los Angeles-area nightclub, immediately following her deposition of the chief executive officer of the company.

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Ms. Berkowitz and her team obtained favorable settlement of a disability discrimination and wrongful termination lawsuit against a foreclosure firm.

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Ms. Berkowitz secured a favorable settlement for a female investment banker in a sex discrimination and retaliation dispute with a large multinational financial services corporation.