Shelly Song is an associate attorney at Daily Aljian. Her practice primarily focuses on employment litigation and advice and counsel matters. Ms. Song’s experience on both the plaintiff’s side and defense side provides her with a unique perspective that helps her resolve cases efficiently on behalf of our clients.
Ms. Song has handled numerous wage and hour class actions and PAGA representative actions on behalf on employees, many of which resulted in six or seven figure settlements. She also has experience defending employers against claims for wrongful termination, retaliation, discrimination, and harassment, and has successfully obtained low figure settlements for such matters before they are filed in court. Ms. Song also advises employers on issues related to compliance with California’s numerous wage and hour laws, and helps businesses avoid litigation by providing advice and counseling on day-to-day employment issues.
Ms. Song earned her juris doctor degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles. While in law school, she served as Treasurer for the Criminal Law Society, and was an extern in the school’s Project for the Innocent, where she assisted in habeas corpus proceedings to help free a man who served 34 years in prison for a crime he did not commit. Ms. Song currently serves on the advisory board for Project Kinship, a nonprofit organization which provides essential services for those affected by incarceration, gangs and violence in Orange County.
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