Lauren Fierro is an associate in the Commercial and Complex Litigation Practice Group where she divides her practice between private labor and employment litigation, advice and counsel, and business and commercial litigation. Her primary focus centers around the defense of employers in class action, multi-plaintiff, and single-plaintiff wage and hour, discrimination and harassment, and wrongful termination actions. Ms. Fierro works with clients in a variety of industries, including: construction; hospitality; international shipping, logistics, and distribution; life sciences and health care; manufacturing; retail services; and technology.
While attending law school, Ms. Fierro was a member of Southwestern’s Law Review and served as Chair of the Public Interest Law Committee and Women's Law Association. She received several awards for academic excellence and for providing pro bono legal services to the community. In addition, Ms. Fierro completed a full-time federal judicial externship with the Honorable Judge Dean D. Pregerson in the Central District of California, an externship with the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office Consumer Protection Division, and served as an Advocate for Southwestern’s Children’s Rights Clinic.
Away from the office, Ms. Fierro enjoys spending time with her husband and children. She is passionate about giving back to her community and volunteers for the YMCA and several youth sports organizations.
News & Publications
Alerts & Articles
- PAGA Action Fails and Walmart Prevails: the Ninth Circuit Reverses $102 Million Award and Holds Employee Must Suffer Injury to Pursue a PAGA ActionLabor & Employment Law Blog, 06.11.2021
- Labor & Employment Law Blog, 03.01.2021
- Business Law Journal, 03.01.2021
- California Employers: The federal Department Of Labor’s Final Rule For Worker Classifications Does Not Eliminate The Requirements Under California’s ABC TestLabor & Employment Law Blog, 01.08.2021
Community & Professional
- YMCA, Volunteer