LOS ANGELES, Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeffrey S. Horton Thomas, a partner in Thomas Employment Law Advocates, APC, was recognized at this week's Los Angeles Business Journal "Leaders in Law" Awards for his prominence among Los Angeles employment litigators, community involvement and power client list.
"This nomination by the city's top business media outlet recognizes Jeffrey's leadership in the zealous defense of employers in Southern California," said Daniel T. Ho, Esq., a partner at Thomas Employment Law Advocates. "We have built our firm and reputation on aggressively defending employers with deliberate, efficient strategies, and no one is more deserving of this nomination than Jeffrey."
The Los Angeles Business Journal nominated only 100 of Los Angeles' most influential attorneys in order to publicly recognize each of them for their distinctive impact in their practice areas and the Los Angeles business community.
Winners included Tom Girardi, Esq., Chris Caldwell, Esq., and the law firm Munger Tolles & Olson LLP. In addition to Thomas, the iconic civil rights attorney Gloria Allred, Esq. was a nominee in the small firm (under 30 attorneys) category.
Thomas leads the firm's hospitality practice group and is recognized nationally as a thought leader in the defense of restaurants, bars, private clubs and other hospitality employers. Thomas writes a monthly employment law column for Modern Restaurant Management and writes and speaks extensively on employment law issues in the hospitality sector. He is recognized by U.S. News Best Lawyers and is a Southern California SuperLawyer in employment litigation defense.
The firm's past and present clients include the Café Gratitude and Gracias Madre restaurant group, California Pizza Kitchen, EG Hospitality (Taste restaurants, Tortilla Republic restaurants, and Pizzetta), Jerry's Famous Deli, Soho House West Hollywood, the Hugo's restaurant group, and Cecconi's.
About Thomas Employment Law Advocates, APC
Thomas Employment Law Advocates, APC is a premiere Southern California employment litigation defense boutique. The firm exclusively counsels and defends employers and management in employment law disputes. The firm's attorneys are highly regarded for their aggressive defense of employers and expertise in California's complex body of employment law. The firm practices in the full range of employment law disputes and represents clients in sectors including hospitality, professional services, retail, manufacturing, nonprofits, technology/ media, and healthcare. For more information, visit http://thomasemploymentlaw.com.
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