Nicole Golob Minkow
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Nicole Golob Minkow is a senior associate in the Los Angeles, California office of Jackson Lewis, LLP.
specializes in handling all aspects of employment defense litigation on behalf of employers and management.
experience includes cases involving claims for wage and hour violations under state and federal law, harassment, discrimination, retaliation, wrongful termination, breach of contract, defamation, fraud and unfair business practices.
also assists employers in defending against wage and hour class actions regarding alleged overtime violations, meal and break violations and minimum wage claims.
has experience litigating before California's trial and appellate courts at the state and federal level.
has also successfully argued several cases before the California Court of Appeal.
Ms. Minkow regularly provides advice and counsel to management on all employment issues and conducts seminars and training for in-house counsel, risk managers, human resources managers and other personnel administrators on a variety of employment related issues with an eye towards litigation prevention.
In addition to litigating in California's state and federal courts, Ms. Minkow
has handled several administrative hearings, arbitrations and personnel investigations for public sector employers throughout California.
has regularly advised public employers on disciplinary issues, handling grievances and Skelly rights.
Ms. Minkow received her Juris Doctorate in 1997 from Loyola Law School of Los Angeles where she was a top oralist finalist in the Scott Moot Court Competition and a member of the Jessup International Moot Court Team.
During law school, Ms. Minkow
completed an externship for the Honorable Justice Kitching of the California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District.
Ms. Minkow received her Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology/law and society from the University of California, Riverside in 1994.