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
Should I Sign an Arbitration Agreement With My Employer?
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Suing Your Employer for Misclassifying You as an Independent Contractor
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Sexual Harassment FAQs for Employees
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