Christopher C. Hoffman: Lawyer with Fisher & Phillips LLP

Christopher C. Hoffman

Regional Managing Partner
San Diego,  CA  U.S.A.
Phone(858) 597-9610

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Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment
  • Americans with Disabilities Act - ADA
  • Civil Trial Practice
  • Class Actions
  • Collective Bargaining and Arbitration
  • Wage and Hour
  • Employment Litigation
  • Family and Medical Leave Act - FMLA
  • Labor Contract Negotiations
  • Prevention and Compliance Programs
  • Union Avoidance
University Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA, B.A., 1992
Law SchoolUniversity of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, CA, J.D., magna cum laude, 1995
Admitted1995, California; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; U.S. District Court for the Central District of California; U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California; Supreme Court of California

Chris Hoffman is the founding and managing partner of the San Diego office.

Chris has represented hundreds of employers in matters ranging from class action litigation, to traditional labor matters and general employment advice.

While litigation remains a significant portion of his practice, Chris also spends a significant amount of time counseling clients regarding day to day employment issues and assisting them to find practical and proactive solutions to their legal problems.

Chris was selected for inclusion inSan DiegoSuper Lawyers2013 and he was recognized inThe Best Lawyers in America2013 and 2014.

New Rules for Commission-Paid Employees February 1, 2013

The Job Picture When Johnny and Janey Come Marching Home March 31, 2010

The Long and Short of Hiring March 24, 2010

Four Belated New Year's Resolutions for Employers January 14, 2010

Wireless Gadgets Can Create Wage Claims December 29, 2009

Timekeeping Documentation Saves Dollars December 22, 2009

Ignorance of Blog Law No Excuse December 21, 2009

6 Ways to Safeguard Company Data November 18, 2009

Managing Whiners and Complainers: How to Handle Disgruntled Employees October 29, 2009

How to Hold a Holiday Party and Not Get Sued September 29, 2009

Are You Ready For Some Football problems? Fantasy Football Can Cause Lost Productivity September 9, 2009

Employers, Watch Your Assets July 14, 2009

Don't Let Unions Exploit Personnel Rules June 16, 2009

Do You Know Where Your Company's Sensitive Information Is? April 29, 2009

Five Key Strategies for Wage/Hour Compliance April 29, 2009

Stop Your Data From Walking Out the Door January 20, 2009

Dealing with the Dangers of Employee Blogs February 26, 2008

Spying in the Workplace June 13, 2006

Quotes and Soundbites
California: Birthplace of Legal Theories June 26, 2011


HR: Managing Leaves of Absence in the New Era - San Diego, CA
June 5, 2012

California: Birthplace of Legal Theories - Las Vegas, NV
June 26, 2011

Social Media in the Workplace - Are You Protected? - Webinar
April 27, 2011

Reported CasesRepresentative Work; Time Warner Wins Dismissal of Overtime Action; Defense Victory on Religious/National Origin Harassment Claim: Judge Rewards Dealership for Taking Appropriate Action

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Christopher C. Hoffman

4747 Executive Drive
San DiegoCA 92121


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