Raymond W. Duer
Raymond W. Duer is an associate in the firm’s San Francisco office, where he brings a business-minded approach to helping employers expertly navigate the dynamic landscape of labor and employment law. Ray represents individuals and businesses in individual, class, and collective actions at each stage of litigation, from initial dispute resolution through the appellate process. Employers also rely on Ray for counsel on an array of employment subjects, including employment contracts and policies, worker classification, wage and hour compliance, data security and workplace privacy, and international employment.
Ray maintains a pro bono practice focused on helping survivors of domestic violence and their children gain access to the courts.
Ray served as judicial clerk to the Honorable William S. Dato, Associate Justice, California Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District, Division One, and the Honorable Dena H. Palermo, United States Magistrate Judge, United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas.
Ray attended Harvard College and Berkeley Law, where he was Managing Editor of the Berkeley Journal of International Law and judicial extern for the Honorable A. Wallace Tashima, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.