Elaine L. Fitch

Elaine L. Fitch: Attorney with Kalijarvi, Chuzi, Newman & Fitch, P.C. AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Executive Articles Editor for the Hastings Women's Law Journal, 1995-1996. Board Member, Hastings Public Interest Law Foundation. Recipient, George R. Moscone Scholarship based on academic standing and public service. Panel Attorney: Sixth District Appellate Project, 1999-2001; Central California Appellate Program, 1999-2000. Private Practice, San Francisco, California, 1996-2000.

Areas of Practice (45)

  • Employment Law
  • Employment Disability Discrimination
  • Mediation
  • Age Discrimination in Employment
  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Civil Service
  • Confidentiality Agreements
  • Covenants Not To Compete
  • Disability Discrimination
  • Employee Discipline
  • Employee Rights
  • Employer Rights
  • Employment at Will
  • Employment Breach of Contract
  • Employment Civil Rights
  • Employment Claims
  • Employment Contracts
  • Employment Defense
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Employment Litigation
  • Employment Mediation
  • Employment Rights
  • Employment Termination
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Law
  • Executive Employment Law
  • Executive Severance Contracts
  • Fair Labor Standards
  • Family and Medical Leave Act
  • Federal Employment Law
  • Harassment
  • Management Employment Law
  • National Origin Discrimination
  • Noncompete Litigation
  • Noncompetition and Non-Solicitation
  • Agreements
  • Personnel Policies
  • Personnel Training
  • Public Sector Employment Law
  • Restrictive Covenants
  • Retaliatory Discharge
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Title VII Discrimination
  • Whistleblower Litigation
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Wrongful Termination Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
202-331-9260  Phone
866-452-5789  Fax
University Attended:
University of California at Berkeley, B.S., 1989
Law School Attended:
Hastings College of the Law, University of California, J.D., Hasting Public Interest Law Foundation, Board Member, George R. Moscone Scholarship, Law Journal: Hasting Women's Law Journal, Executive Articles Editor, 1996
Year of First Admission:
1997, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California; 1999, U.S. District Court, Central District of California; U.S. District Court, District of Columbia; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit; 1998, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; U.S. Court of Federal Claims; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; 2001, District of Columbia; 1996, California; U.S. Supreme Court
District of Columbia Women's Bar Association (elected Board Member); The District of Columbia Bar (Member, Labor and Employment Law Section; elected Steering Committee Member, Law Practice Management Section); State Bar of California; Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers Association (Board Member); National Employment Lawyer's Association.
Special Agencies:
EEOC, MSPB, Office of Special Counsel.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (9 reviews)
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