Lisa Guerin

​J.D., Boalt Hall at the University of California at Berkeley

Lisa Guerin is the author or co-author of several Nolo books, including The Manager's Legal HandbookDealing with Problem EmployeesThe Essential Guide to Federal Employment LawsWorkplace InvestigationsCreate Your Own Employee Handbook, and Nolo's Guide to California Law. Guerin has practiced employment law in government, public interest, and private practice where she represented clients at all levels of state and federal courts and in agency proceedings. She is a graduate of Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California at Berkeley.

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Recent Articles
National Origin Discrimination in the Workplace
National origin discrimination includes not only differential treatment based on ethnicity or ancestry, but also rules about language fluency and accent. ... Read more

What Is Illegal Workplace Harassment?
Learn what harassment is and what you should do if you are facing workplace harassment. ... Read more

Reasonable Accommodation for a Disability Under the ADA
The ADA requires employers to provide reasonable accommodations that will allow employees with disabilities to do their jobs, unless it would create undue hardship. ... Read more

Discrimination and Harassment: Protected Traits Under State Law
Many states prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or marital status. ... Read more

Gender Identity Discrimination in the Workplace
Learn how federal and state laws protect employees from gender identity discrimination. ... Read more