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Anthony Nguyen

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Mr. Nguyen is a Shareholder of Shegerian and Associates. With a wide range of experience in employment law in having previously represented Fortune 500 companies in labor and employment disputes, Mr. Nguyen has accumulated considerable experience on both sides of the litigation field in matters relating to workplace discrimination, harassment, and retaliation on state and federal levels. Mr. Nguyen also maintains experience in the area of entertainment business and legal affairs.

Mr. Nguyen is primarily responsible for overseeing the firm’s cases and ensuring their successful litigation from pre-filing through resolution, including alternative dispute resolution, settlement, and trial.

For several years, Mr. Nguyen has been named a Super Lawyers Rising Star. He has also been identified as one of the Most Influential Minority Attorneys in Los Angeles by Los Angeles Business Journal and was a Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles nominee for Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2019.

Throughout his tenure with the firm, Mr. Nguyen has secured settlements outside of court in excess of $50 million. As trial counsel, he has secured several verdicts, including:

  • $31.1 million age discrimination award
  • $13 million gender discrimination award
  • $8.7 million disability discrimination award
  • $8.4 million whistleblower award
  • $7.1 million age discrimination award
  • $6 million intentional infliction of emotional distress award
  • $4.5 million failure to accommodate disability award
  • $3.57 million wrongful termination award
  • $2.9 million failure to accommodate disability award
  • $1.0 million disability discrimination award
  • $800,000 defamation award
  • $500,000 failure to accommodate disability award

Education

J.D., University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law

  • Editor of the Asian Pacific American Law Journal
  • Editor of the UCLA Entertainment Law Review
  • Admissions Chair for the Asian Pacific Islander Law Students Association

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

Bar Admissions

State Bar of California
State Bar of Texas
United States District Court for Central District of California
United States District Court for Eastern District of California
United States District Court for Southern District of California

Other Legal Memberships and Affiliations

California Employment Lawyers Association
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
Vietnamese American Bar Association of Southern California

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