Bruce May Named “Lawyer of the Year” for Labor and Employment Litigation in Orange County

Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce partner Bruce May was named the 2018 Labor and Employment Litigation “Lawyer of the Year” in Orange County by Best Lawyers®.

Mr. May was also listed in the practice area of Employment Law Management.

Bruce May has specialized in employment law for 38 years. Mr. May provides expert counseling to employers of all sizes on day-to-day personnel issues, with an emphasis on minimizing the risk of litigation while protecting the employer’s right to manage the workplace. He is also a highly effective trial lawyer who defends employers in everything from small wage claims before the Labor Commissioner to multi-million class action lawsuits in state and federal court. This dual role as counselor and litigator has enabled Mr. May to master the best strategies for dealing with the toughest personnel issues.  Mr. May also represents executives in employment matters.

In addition to Mr. May’s recognition, four Stuart Kane partners were selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers® 2018:

  • Bruce Stuart: Real Estate Law
  • Robert Kane: Employment Law – Management
  • Donald Hamman: Litigation – Real Estate
  • Eve Brackmann: Litigation – Real Estate

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