Sharlene Meno represents local, regional and national employers in a broad range of employment disputes, including wage and hour, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wrongful termination matters.
Sharlene also provides day-to-day preventative counseling regarding hiring, discipline and termination practices, leaves of absences, the interactive process and reasonable accommodations, and preparation of employment handbook and personnel policies. She also assists employers with investigations of alleged harassment, discrimination, and other misconduct in the workplace.
Sharlene’s drive to achieve the best possible outcome for her clients stems from her unique background. Prior to law school, Sharlene served in the United States Air Force both as a police officer and paralegal. She has served two tours to Iraq, one tour to Africa, and traveled to over 40 countries. She currently serves as the Law Office Superintendent for the 349th Air Mobility Wing at Travis Air Force Base, California.
During law school, Sharlene was Chair of the Moot Court Honors Board, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Juvenile Law and Policy and Editor for the Business Law Journal. While in law school, she also clerked at a prominent Sacramento law firm where she researched issues in employment and labor law. She also served as a certified law clerk for the Sacramento District Attorney’s Office where she made frequent courtroom appearances.
Honors & Leadership
- Member, San Diego Bar Association
- Member, Lawyers Club of San Diego
Seminars & Speaking Engagements
Nor Cal SHRM Legal Update
Conducting Internal Investigations – What To Do When Employees Don’t Play Nice in the Sandbox
- #MeToo: Sexual Harassment in the Courtroom
"Client and Practice Management—Pro Tips for Young Lawyers" - American Bar Association
- University of California at Davis School of LawJ.D.
- American Military UniversityB.S. cum laude
- U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California