Caroline A. Pham
Caroline Pham is an associate in the firm’s San Francisco office. Her practice includes representing employers in all areas of labor and employment law, with a focus on defending claims of discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, retaliation, failure to accommodate a disability, and wage and hour class actions. She regularly handles cases in state and federal court and before the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH).
In addition to her litigation practice, Caroline devotes a considerable amount of her practice to counseling employers on day-to-day issues that arise in the workplace, such as complying with paid sick leave laws, responding to requests for accommodation, and assisting employers in termination proceedings. Caroline also has extensive experience drafting employee handbooks, arbitration agreements, and other employment policies and procedures.
Prior to law school, Caroline was a judicial extern for the Honorable John Nho Trong Nguyen in Orange County Superior Court and attended the Summer Institute for General Management at Stanford Graduate School of Business. During law school, she served as an Associate Editor of the Asian Pacific American Law Journal and a Legal Research and Writing Skills Advisor.
Seminars & Speaking Engagements
- Fisher Phillips Lunch Briefing3.8.18
- Mind the Gap: The Increasing Divide Between California and Federal Employment Laws Under the Trump Administration7.1.17
- UCLA School of LawJ.D. 2015
- University of California, Los AngelesB.A. 2011, summa cum laude
- U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California