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Spencer C. Skeen

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Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
4370 La Jolla Village Drive, Suite 990
San Diego, California 92122
Peer Rating
5.0 of 5.0
Client Rating
N/R
AV Rated
Experience & Credentials
Practice Areas
Labor and Employment (50%); Class and Collective Action Defense (50%); Administrative Hearings and Adjudication; Discrimination; Employment Contracts; Fair Labor Standards Act - FLSA; Litigation; Sexual Harassment; Trade Secrets and Unfair Competition
University
University of California, Davis, B.A., 1992
Law School
Pacific McGeorge School of Law, J.D.
Admitted
1996, California; U.S. District Court, Southern District of California; U.S. District Court, Northern, Eastern and Central District of California; U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
ISLN
910306100
Peer Reviews (18)
AV Rated
5.0/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Litigation, Class Actions, Employment Defense, Labor Law, Civil Litigation, Employer Liability, Employment Litigation, Labor and Employment, Employment Law, Employer Intentional Torts, Employee Rights and Employee Compensation
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
Peer Reviews (18)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/20/14
I have collaborated with Spencer on several cases and have found his strategy, "big picture" analysis, and arguments in court are beyond impressive. I would team up with him any time to litigate a case.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/16/14
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 06/11/14
Mr. Skeen is very passionate about his work. He is an excellent attorney and a formidable opponent. I highly recommend him as counsel for any employment dispute.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 06/10/14
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 06/10/14
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 06/06/14
exceptional attorney. deserving of an AV rating.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 06/06/14
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 06/06/14
Mr. Skeen is among the top labor and employment law attorneys who I know.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a General Counsel on 04/21/14
Spencer is a great client advocate. He always takes into account the business needs of the client to obtain fantastic results. Spencers litigation skills are unsurpassed. His knowledge, preparation and strategic thinking enable him to be one step ahead of opposing counsel at all times.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 04/21/14
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 04/14/14
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 04/12/14
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 04/12/14
Excellent lawyer.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/12/14
I have known Mr. Skeen for over 15 years. He is an exceptional attorney who can be trusted to handle the most difficult of cases. I would not hesitate to refer matters to Mr. Skeen. He is recognized year after year as a top attorney by colleagues in legal publications.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 04/12/14
Outstanding lawyer with great relationships with his clients.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 04/12/14
Outstanding lawyer with great relationships with his clients.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 04/12/14
Outstanding lawyer with great relationships with his clients.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 04/12/14
Outstanding lawyer with excellent relationships with his clients.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
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