Ms. Rachel Williams Dempsey

Ms. Rachel Williams Dempsey: Attorney with Outten & Golden LLP
  • Associate at Outten & Golden LLP (71 Attorneys)
  • 12th Floor, One California Street, San Francisco, CA 94111
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RACHEL WILLIAMS DEMPSEY is an associate at Outten & Golden LLP in San Francisco, and a member of the firm’s Class Action Practice Group. Prior to joining the firm in 2017, Ms. Dempsey clerked for the Honorable John A. Kronstadt, United States District Court for the Central District of California, and for the Honorable Richard R. Clifton, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Ms. Dempsey received her J.D. in 2015 from Yale Law School, where she was an Articles Editor for the Yale Journal of Law and Feminism. While at law school, Ms. Dempsey served on the Clinical Student Board, and as a student director of the Education Adequacy Project, representing a group of plaintiffs seeking to improve standards in Connecticut schools. She was also a member of the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project, where she assisted the San Francisco City Attorney’s Office in developing and litigating complex cases on behalf of the City of San Francisco in state and federal court. In addition, Ms. Dempsey was a law clerk in the civil division of the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of California, where she assisted in affirmative litigation including discrimination and False Claims Act cases, and at Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC, where she worked on class action litigation, including employment matters.

Ms. Dempsey is the author, with Joan C. Williams, of What Works for Women at Work. She received her B.A., cum laude and with distinction in the major, from Yale University in 2009.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Labor and Employment
  • Employment Class Actions
  • Employment Law
  • Employee Rights

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
628-400-4051  Phone
415-638-8800  Phone
415-638-8810  Fax
University Attended:
Yale University, B.A., Cum Laude, 2009
Law School Attended:
Yale Law School, J.D., 2015
Year of First Admission:
United States District Court for the District of Colorado; 2016, California; United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; United States District Court for the Central District of California; United States District Court for the Northern District of California

National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA)

California Employment Lawyers Association (CELA)

American Bar Association (ABA)

Spanish and English
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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard

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San Francisco, California