Experience

  • Employee Relations

    at MillerCoors, LLC

    January 2016 - at Present

    California

    Serve as senior employee relations manager, attorney , and provide local counsel to supply chain management and human resources professionals. Review SOX, regulatory, administrative hearing documents, mediate labor grievances, and draft contract provisions, memoranda, and workplace notices.

  • Cal Law Revision Commissioner

    at State of California

    January 2012 - at Present

    California

    Review proposed changes to California law and assist in managing commission meetings as former Chairperson and current Vice Chair.

  • Corporate Counsel

    at MMC Inc

    January 2006 - January 2016

    California

    Managed and established in-house legal department for human resources outsourcing company for medical offices, hospital systems, law offices, entertainment/gaming companies, manufacturers and financial brokerages. Provided labor and employment law counseling, litigation and compliance support.

  • Litigation Associate

    at Law Firms

    October 2002 - December 2005

    California

    Worked as a civil litigator for large, boutique, and midsize firms on the west coast, as a real estate, commercial, and employment law attorney following high-court judicial clerkship.

  • Judicial Clerk

    at Washington State Supreme Court

    August 2001 - May 2002

    Washington

    Drafted bench memoranda many timed adopted and published by court as the majority opinion. Assigned to Indian, Municipal, Insurance and Criminal Law cases for Justice Faith Ireland's chambers.

  • CGL and Workers Compensation Adjuster

    at Commercial Insurance

    January 1989 - August 1998

    California

    Managed and supervised insurance aduster claims for County of Los Angeles Metrorail Construction Project, Tri-Met Portland Rail Project and Nike and Intel Expansion, along with personal lines.

Education

  • Juris Doctorate

    at Willamette University College of Law

    1998 - 2001 (3 years) Oregon

  • Public Admin-HR Management

    at Portland State Univ

    1996 - 1998 (2 years) Oregon

  • Sociology

    at Oberlin College

    1984 - 1988 (4 years) Ohio

Languages

  • Spanish Negotiation

  • English Native

  • Persian Elementary

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