Beth W. Mora

BETH W. MORA

 Court and Bar Admissions

  • State of California, 2000
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 2001
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California, 2001
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California, 2018
  • Calfornia Courts of Appeal, 2008

Honors

  • Top 50: 2016 Women Northern California, Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers, Northern California, Plaintiff Employment – 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Super Lawyers, Northern California, Rising Star, Plaintiff Employment – 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  •  Contra Costa County Bar Association, Diversity Award, Gold Level, 2018
  • AVVO Rated, Superb “10
  • Martindale-Hubbell Rated, A

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of California, Labor and Employment Law Section
  • California Employment Lawyers Association (“CELA”)
  • National Employment Lawyers Association (“NELA”)
  • California Women Lawyers (CWL)
  • Contra Costa County Bar Association, Employment Law Section (Former President 2013)
  • Contra Costa County Bar Association, Women’s Section (Member) 

Speaking Events

  • Benefits of Early Disclosure of Experts in Wage and Hour Matters, March 4, 2011.
  • Mysterious Elements of California Labor Code (Non-Wage and Hour), March 22, 2011.
  • Employment Law Update, January 23, 2012.
  • 2012 Wage & Hour Update, February 19, 2013.
  • Employers & Employees – The Workplace Jungle, Can it be Paradise?, September 19, 2013.
  • Women in the Workplace: What You Need to Know About Taking Leave, November 13, 2013.
  • Women in the Workplace: Developing Legal Issues for the Female Professional, November 22, 2013.
  • Women in the Workplace II:  The Female Attorney, November 18, 2014.
  • The Morning After, What Happens After an Investigation, March 4, 2015.
  • Day of Trial Settlement Conference Tips From the Bench & Settlement Mentor Experts, November 20, 2015.
  • Equal Means Equal, Movie Panel Discussion, August 26, 2016.
  • Privacy, Freedom of Speech and the Workplace, August 24, 2017.
  • Advocating for Ourselves and Our Peers: How to Gain Grown and Maintain the Momentum, May 4, 2018.
  •  Status of Employment Law, Plaintiff Perspective, September 25, 2018.  
  •  Tax Consequences of Employment Law Settlements, October 24, 2018.
  •  “Fake News” & Social Media’s Impact on Subconscious Gender Bias for Female Lawyers, November 7, 2018.

Volunteer Work

  • Legal Aid at Work, Legal Aid Clinic, Supervising Attorney
  • Transgender Law Center, Pro Bono 
  • Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB), Employment Litigation Advisory Committee 
  •  California Women Lawyers, District 3 Governor
    • Gender Equity Task Force, Co-Chair
    • Legislative Committee, Member
  •  Contra Costa County Commission for Women, Member & Co-Chair (Past)
  •  Contra Costa County Bar Association, Lawyer Magazine Editorial Board (Past) 

    Publications

    • Undocumented Workers Are Entitled to Vote in Union Elections – But Are They “Employees” Under the Law?  30 Golden Gate U.L. Review 57 (March Session 2000)
    • Employment Law Magazine, Co-Guest Editor, April 2013, Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine
    • “Wolf At Work”, Employment Law, February 2015, Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine
    • The First Female Lawyer in California: Clara S. Foltz, 1 hr. Elimination of Bias, November 20, 2015, Contra Costa County Bar Self-Study
    • The Employment Law Perspective, Criminal Law,  June 2016, Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine,
    • A Brief Overview of the Transgender Employee in California & Their Rights in the Workplace, February 2017, Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine,
    • “Covfefe” and the Workplace – California Labor Code’s Anti-Retaliation Provisions in the Modern Day Political Workplace, July 2017 Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine
    • Employment Law Update, A Year in Review, February 2018, Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine
    • Employment Law and the Changing Political Scene, Guest Editor Employment Law, July 2017, Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine
    • The Erie Silence of “#MeToo-In-The-Law”, the Gender Bias Impact, Women in the Law, March 2018, Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine
    • Equal Means Equal, Guest Editor Women in the Law, March 2018, Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine
    • Fact Pattern: When Work, Family and Business Collide, Co-Writer September 2018, Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine

    Beth W. MoraBeth W. Mora

    Attorney Beth W. Mora is a zealous and skilled advocate for those facing a range of employment law issues.

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    If you’ve been victimized in the workplace contact us now for a free consultation.

    Our ServicesOur Services

    Specializing in issues of Disability, Discrimination, Harassment and more on a contingency fee basis.

    About Mora Employment Law

    Mora has a team of employees dedicated to quality representation and litigating matters with integrity on behalf of our clients victimized in the workplace.

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    Contact

    Mora Employment Law
    18 Crow Canyon Court, Suite 205
    San Ramon, California 94583
    T. (925) 820-8949
    F. (925) 820-0278
    bmora@moraelaw.com