EMPLOYMENT LAW

We represent workers and small business employers in employment lawsuits

 

ATTORNEY PROFILE

SHAFIEL A. KARIM
ATTORNEY AT LAW

Mr. Karim's practice is almost exclusively dedicated to employment litigation. He represents clients in various employment law matters involving wage and hour, wrongful termination, harassment, and retaliation claims before courts and administrative agencies. Mr. Karim was selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2017, 2019-2022, an honor reserved for lawyers who exhibit excellence in practice. Only 2.5% of attorneys in Southern California received this distinction in 2017, and 2019-2022.

Notable Cases​

  • Represent technology worker in race discrimination wrongful termination matter

  • Represent health care worker in sex/race harassment/wrongful termination matter

  • Represent putative class of approximately 400 call center workers in wage/hour class action

  • Represent putative class of approximately 4,000 retail workers in wage/hour class action

  • Represented class of approximately 200 retail workers in wage/hour class action

  • Represented class of approximately 1,600 warehouse workers in wage/hour class action

  • Represented putative class of approximately 300 security guards in illegal background check putative class action

  • Represented businesses in wage and hour and unemployment appeals matters in pre-litigation, court, DLSE, and CUIAB

  • Represented chief medical officer in wrongful termination matter

  • Represented chiropractor in misclassification and breach of contract matter

  • Represented 60 year old executive in age discrimination wrongful termination matter

  • Represented business owner in wrongful termination and partnership dispute matter


Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of California

  • United States District Court, Central District of California

  • District of Columbia Bar

 
Memberships & Associations​

  • Beta Gamma Sigma Honors Society

  • Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society

 
Education

  • Juris Doctor - Southwestern Law School

  • Master of Business Administration - Claremont Colleges

  • Master of Arts - California State University, Long Beach

  • Bachelor of Arts - California State University, Fullerton

 
Reviewing the Laws

CONTACT US

1154 East Wardlow Road

Long Beach, California 90807

Email: info@skarimlaw.com
Telephone: (562) 653-6850

Facsimile: (562) 285-9990

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our office is closed to the public. However, we are open and working remotely.