George J. Barron Of Counsel (510) 451-3300 gbarron@donahue.com Download vCard LinkedIn

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Employment Attorney in Oakland

George J. Barron is of counsel, and formerly head of the firm’s labor and employment practice. George has four decades of litigation experience in employment and labor law representing management and employees in disputes involving class actions, wage hour issues, wrongful termination, discrimination, sexual harassment, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and unions and employer/employee relations. He has significant experience with claims of defamation, false arrest, malicious prosecution and interference torts. He represents clients ranging from small businesses through large, international companies. In addition to litigating, he also advises employers on employment policies and regulations, as well as arbitrating and mediating employment and attorneys’ fees disputes. George is particularly skilled at developing strategies that best represent his clients’ interest while achieving quick resolution of disputes.

Oakland Wrongful Termination Lawyer

George also advises individuals on their employment matters, including contract release and severance issues, as well as successfully representing employees in sexual harassment, discrimination and wrongful termination cases. His handling of both defense and plaintiff employment matters provides a uniquely thorough perspective to advise clients. During law school, he was a member of the UCLA Law Review. He frequently speaks before business groups, bar associations, and employers on employment-related topics.

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Member, Labor and Employment Section, State Bar of California
  • Member, Contra Costa County Bar Association
  • Member, Alameda County Bar Association

Recognition

  • Named, Northern California Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers®, 9 consecutive years
  • Awarded, AV® Preeminent™ (5.0 out of 5) peer-review rated, Martindale-Hubbell™