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The Law Office of Donald Potter focuses exclusively on labor and employment law. The firm represents employees in cases involving wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, family and medical leave, unpaid wages, failure to provide meal periods and other wage-and-hour violations. Our mission is to ensure that employees are treated fairly and lawfully by their employers.

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LAW OFFICE OF DONALD POTTER OBTAINS $1.12 MILLION ARBITRATION AWARD AGAINST WEDBUSH SECURITIES

The Law Office of Donald Potter obtained a $1.12 million Financial Authority Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”) arbitration award against Wedbush Securities on December 27, 2016. The case (Murphy v. Wedbush Securities, FINRA Case Number 15-02449) was filed on behalf of a Los Angeles-based Wedbush manager and included claims for unpaid wages, breach of contract, and conversion. The arbitration occurred in November and December 2016 and it lasted 6 days. The award issued by the 3 arbitrator panel includes $741,998 in unpaid…Read More

$1.1 MILLION JURY TRIAL VICTORY IN FEHA DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION CASE AGAINST ALTA-DENA CERTIFIED DAIRY

In March 2016, the Law Office of Donald Potter prevailed in a jury trial in a FEHA disability discrimination case. The case is entitled Rosi Godinez v. Alta-Dena Certified Dairy, Case No. CV 15-1652 RSWL. Ms. Godinez was a long-term Alta-Dena employee who was fired by Alta-Dena in 2013 after requesting accommodation for a disability. The jury rendered a unanimous verdict in Ms. Godinez’s favor as to all five claims which were: disability discrimination, failure to provide reasonable accommodation, failure…Read More

DONALD POTTER HONORED IN 2016 AS A "TOP ATTORNEY" BY PASADENA MAGAZINE

We are pleased to announce that attorney Donald Potter has been named a  “Top Attorney” in the field of employment law by Pasadena Magazine for the year 2016. Mr. Potter was previously awarded this honor in 2014 as well. Pasadena Magazine reached out to thousands of lawyers from all over the Los Angeles and Pasadena area to vote for the “most esteemed and highly regarded attorneys” in their chosen fields and Mr. Potter was selected for his exceptional skills and…Read More