Liebert Cassidy Whitmore Announces New Partner James Oldendorph

CATEGORY: Press Releases
CLIENT TYPE: Public Safety
PUBLICATION: Liebert Cassidy Whitmore
DATE: Oct 04, 2021

LOS ANGELES (October 4, 2021) – Liebert Cassidy Whitmore (LCW) is pleased to announce that James Oldendorph has been named a partner of the firm effective October 1, 2021. James, a member of the LCW’s Public Safety Practice Group, is an experienced litigator who has successfully represented clients in employment litigation matters in state and federal court and advised clients on varied labor and employment matters.  He is based in LCW’s Los Angeles office.

“Our firm is excited to welcome James as our newest partner,” said LCW Managing Partner Scott Tiedemann.  “He has proven himself to be a top-tier litigator during his tenure at the firm and is also highly sought-after for his counsel in matters involving public safety clients and public agencies involved in discipline, grievances, wage and hour claims and more. Our clients rely on James for not only his legal expertise, but also his practical insights and professionalism.  We look forward to James taking the next step in his career here at LCW and continuing to excel.”

About James Oldendorph

James Oldendorph represents employers in cases involving alleged violations of Title VII, the Fair Employment and Housing Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the California and United States Constitutions, the Public Safety Officers Bill of Rights and the Firefighters Procedural Bill of Rights Acts, as well as collective and class actions under the Fair Labor Standards Act and the California Labor Code. He also advises clients on injunctions, wage and hour claims, and wrongful discharge actions.

James has extensive experience representing LCW clients in many forums from federal and state court to the Office of Administrative Hearings to civil service commissions, and arbitration.  While James represents all types of employers, he focuses his practice on public safety agencies.  James is fluent in Spanish, and utilizes this skill in consulting with LCW’s Spanish-speaking clients and in translating and drafting correspondence and contracts in Spanish.

About Liebert Cassidy Whitmore

Liebert Cassidy Whitmore is a full-service law firm specializing in labor, employment and education counsel. LCW provides comprehensive, responsive, and highly competent legal advice, representation, litigation services, negotiations and training to public entities and nonprofit organizations throughout California.  The firm has offices in Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Francisco, Fresno, and San Diego. For more information, visit our website: www.lcwlegal.com.



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