Practice Areas

The Law Offices of Kirk D. Hanson specialize in the following practice areas:

Wage & Hour

All violations concerning inaccurate wage statements/paystubs, overtime, meal and rest breaks, vacation pay, retaliation for complaining about illegal wage/hour practices, and the failure to pay all wages due upon termination of employment, including class actions on these claims.

Discrimination/Harassment

All claims involving discrimination/harassment on the basis of gender, sex, race, color, sexual orientation, religion, medical/mental disability, pregnancy, military service, and national origin.

Wrongful Termination

All claims involving termination on the basis of gender, sex, race, color, sexual orientation, religion, medical/mental disability, pregnancy, military service, national origin, and complaints to government agencies and/or your employer about wage/hour practices and working conditions.

Family & Medical Leave

All claims involving family and medical leave under the federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and the California Family Rights Act (CFRA).


Results

The following is a representative sampling of the results achieved in cases prosecuted by Kirk D. Hanson:

  • 2015 BANDA v. VERIZON CALIFORNIA INC. - inaccurate wage statement class action - Result: $15,000,000
  • 2015 CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT - inaccurate wage statement class action - Result: $8,750,000
  • 2015 PADILLA v. STAFFMARK INVESTMENT, LLC - inaccurate wage statement representative case under Labor Code Private Attorneys General Act - Result: $2,000,000
  • CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT - single plaintiff wrongful termination/disability discrimination case against big box retailer - Result: $400,000
  • 2015 CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT - case involving two plaintiffs with wage and hour claims - Result: $170,000
  • 2014 CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT - wage and hour class action - Result: $1,500,000
  • 2012 CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT - wage and hour class action - Result: $8,250,000
  • 2012 CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT - wage and hour class action - Result: $720,000
  • 2012 CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT - single plaintiff wage and hour case - Result: $160,000
  • 2011 SISON v. PRIMEFLIGHT AVIATION SERVICES , INC. - wage and hour class action - Result: $675,000
  • 2010 CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT - case involving two plaintiffs with wage and hour claims - Result $79,000
  • 2007 CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT - meal and rest break class action - Result: $16,000,000