Lunch N' Learn - Ferber Law
Employment Law Seminar
2019 New Laws and Continuing Trends
JULIE ANN GIAMMONA, ESQUIRE
AREAS OF PRACTICE
With almost 30 years of experience representing employers in labor and employment matters, Julie Ann is a passionate and loyal advocate for business owners. Julie Ann defends employers against wrongful termination, harassment, discrimination and wage and hour issues in state and federal courts, at administrative hearings, and at arbitrations and mediations. Her analytic and strategic mind allows Julie Ann to immediately spot issues and build a comprehensive plan to affect resolution. In addition to defending litigation cases on behalf of employers, Julie Ann also provides advice and counsel to employers regarding leaves of absence, compliance with wage and hour issues, discipline and termination processes, drug testing, and workplace violence issues. Because of her compassion and personal investment in her client’s experience, Julie Ann quickly establishes trust with clients. Julie Ann believes treating others with dignity, respect, honesty, and integrity is the key to a lasting relationship.
Julie Ann brings to Ferber Law years of experience from one of the largest multi-national, global law firms that exclusively represents employers. After leaving the “big firm” atmosphere, Julie Ann opened her own office, continuing in her representation of employers. Julie Ann recently relocated back to the East Bay, her childhood home. She is excited to be a part of the ever-changing landscape of California employment law.
Julie Ann is a member of the Contra Costa County Bar Association, Employment Law Section. She is also a member of both the Brentwood and Antioch Chambers of Commerce. She is actively involved in health advocacy in her community, often assisting others in obtaining access to critical health care and medication. Education is another love of Julie Ann, and she has spent countless hours assisting families in home schooling their children due to medical illness or crisis. Julie Ann and Valentino Raffaele, her 7-year-old rescue Schnoodle, are a certified Reading Education Assistance Dog Team.
Julie Ann graduated from California State University, Northridge, Summa cum Laude, in 1984, with a major in Sociology. She received her J.D. from Loyola Law School, Order of the Coif, in 1990.