Greg S. Labate: Lawyer with Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Greg S. Labate


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Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment
  • Labor and Employment Counseling
  • Employee Hiring/Discipline/ Termination
  • Employment Agreements
  • Harassment Investigation and Training
  • Handbooks and Personnel Policies
  • Wage and Hour Regulations
  • Workplace Violence
  • Retail
  • Labor and Employment Litigation
  • Sexual Harassment/Employment
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Wage and Hour Class Actions
  • Automotive
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality
University Dartmouth College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1986
Law SchoolUniversity of California, Los Angeles, J.D., 1990
Admitted1990, California


•Current Member, Labor Law Section, Orange County Bar Association

•Special Counsel, Project Access, a non-profit charitable organization in Orange County


Mr. Labate is a partner in the firm's Orange County office, and is Chair of the firm's Labor and Employment Practice Group.

Areas of Practice

Mr. Labate specializes in labor and employment law, and represents employers in a wide range of industries throughout California and the United States. He provides general advice to employers relating to labor and employment issues, and has extensive experience in defending employers against claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, defamation, invasion of privacy, workplace violence, overtime, employee raiding, and other related matters. He is a trial attorney who has had great success defending his clients in court. Mr. Labate has also defended employers in numerous wage and hour class actions, with a special emphasis on class actions in the mortgage, restaurant, retail, and manufacturing industries.


•Recipient, Los Angeles County Special Award for Distinguished Service as general counsel for Special Assistance for Victims in Emergency, a non-profit charitable organization


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Greg S. Labate

650 Town Center Drive, 4th Floor
Costa MesaCA 92626


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