David S. Allen

David S. Allen (Los Angeles, California)

David S. Allen

Attorney in Los Angeles, CA
David S. Allen is a Principal in the Los Angeles, California, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. He practices in all areas of employment-relations law and labor law, with special emphasis in mining and construction law.

Mr. Allen has represented employers in various industries, including hospitality, health care, mining, manufacturing, and transportation; and he has extensive experience in labor contract negotiations and arbitration, and providing advice and counsel to employers on the full range of labor and employment issues. He also provides labor and employment advice and counsel for various non-profit organizations. Mr. Allen practices before the various state and federal courts as well as administrative agencies, including the NLRB, EEOC, DFEH, NLRB and state and federal OSHA.

Mr. Allen has written various articles in the labor and employment area and is a frequent speaker before employer groups and associations on a variety of topics, including union organizing, workplace safety, and the avoidance of management liability. Mr. Allen has appeared as a featured speaker in programs sponsored by the California Chamber of Commerce.

Honors and Recognitions

Chambers USA (2010)

Pro Bono and Community Involvement

•McKinley Children's Foster Care Center, Member of the Board of Directors

Published Works

• Less Stress, Less Litigation, Personnel Magazine (January 1990)

Speeches and Presentations

•“Do's and Don'ts and Practical Tips for Managing Employees who Use Controlled Substances, Employment Law Section of the State Bar of California Annual Meeting (2005)
• Strategies for Preventing Workplace Violence and Harassment, State Bar of California and the University of California CEB Program (1995)

(213) 689-0404 (213) 689-0404
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Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Labor and Preventive Practices
  • Wage and Hour
  • Workplace Safety and Health
  • Airline and Airline Service Providers
  • Construction
  • Education
  • Mining
  • Public Sector
  • Retail
  • Transportation and Warehousing

Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Admission Details
Admitted in 1981, California
U.S. District Court, Central and Northern Districts of California
Law School Attended
University of California, Davis
Class of 1981
University Attended
University of California, Davis
Class of 1977
with honors
Birth Information
Born in 1955
Associations & Memberships

Professional Associations and Activities

•Associated General Contractors of California, Former Southern California Labor Counsel
•State Bar of California, Labor & Employment Section

Community Contributions

Community Contributions
Articles Blogs Q&A

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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Jackson Lewis P.C.
725 South Figueroa Street, Suite 2500,
Los Angeles, CA 90017
(213) 689-0404
(213) 689-0430
Office Information
Office Information
David S. Allen
Jackson Lewis P.C.
725 South Figueroa Street, Suite 2500,
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Jackson Lewis P.C. (Los Angeles, California)