LOS ANGELES, Dec. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeffrey S. Horton Thomas of Thomas Employment Law Advocates, APC has joined other top business leaders as a member of the Board of Directors of the West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.
Thomas was appointed by Board Chair Keith Kaplan and approved by the full board last week. His first board meeting is January 17, 2017 at Boa on Sunset. Thomas' official installation will be at the Chamber's Annual Member Meeting on January 31, 2017, at the Andaz Hotel on Sunset Boulevard.
"As a staunch advocate for employers, I'm privileged and excited to have this opportunity to serve our business community on the Chamber board," said Thomas. Thomas joins other top businesses on the Chamber's Board of Directors, including representatives of Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Wolfgang Puck Catering, the Mondrian, the Standard, the Andaz, and the London hotels, Lisa Vanderpump's Sur and Pump restaurants, Gracias Madre, Craig's, Taste and Tortilla Republic restaurants, Wells Fargo, and U.S. Bank.
Thomas and law partner Daniel T. Ho lead the premier employment litigation defense boutique Thomas Employment Law Advocates, APC, based in West Hollywood. Though the firm represents hospitality and other businesses throughout Southern California, the firm has represented many of West Hollywood's most prominent businesses. West Hollywood is recognized as a trend setting city in business, particularly in the restaurant, bar and nightclub scene.
A leader nationally in the defense of hospitality employers, Thomas is published regularly by Restaurant Hospitality, Modern Restaurant Management, Hotel Business, Inside Counsel and other publications.
Thomas is one of only 100 attorneys from throughout Los Angeles nominated for a Los Angeles Business Journal's Leaders in Law Award in 2016 in recognition of his exceptional legal skills, community involvement and power client list, particularly among restaurants, bars and nightclubs.
Thomas has been recognized as a Southern California Super Lawyer in Los Angeles magazine each year from 2014 through 2017. U.S. News – Best Lawyers again recognized Thomas individually for 2017 as one of the most effective employment defense litigators in America and the firm as one of the Best Law Firms in America for 2017.
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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