Carl investigates claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and other allegations of misconduct. Prior to joining Van Dermyden Maddux, Carl represented public and private labor unions in investigative and administrative proceedings, civil litigation, and other labor relations matters. In that role, he specialized in representing public safety personnel in internal affairs investigations and fact-findings. He is therefore well versed in the Public Safety Officers’ and Firefighters’ Procedural Bill of Rights Acts. Carl also has prior experience defending employers in litigation involving complaints of discrimination, harassment, and wage and hour claims.
Additionally, Carl was a Civil Rights Fellow at the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing, where he investigated civil rights complaints made by employees against public and private employers.
Carl is a graduate of University of California Davis School of Law where he focused his studies on labor and employment law. He also served on the Trial Practice Honors Board and as an editor on three law journals. Prior to law school, Carl graduated summa cum laude from California State University Sacramento.
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