Happy New Year to Our Clients and Colleagues!

Public Employees Legal, LLP is pleased to announce the opening of our San Francisco office.  With clients all over the state, we look forward to being better positioned to meet our clients’ needs in jurisdictions all over California.

We are also pleased to welcome Dylan Hackett to our partnership as managing partner of the San Francisco office.  Mr. Hackett has experience working in government as a former Deputy District Attorney for the San Mateo District Attorney’s Office.  Following his experience as a government employee, Mr. Hackett went on to open his own firm championing the rights of injured employees and individuals.

Mr. Hackett has an undergraduate degree in Political Science from the University of California, Davis.  He earned his Juris Doctorate at the University of San Francisco School of Law where he also currently teaches California Bar Exam preparation for recent law school graduates. Mr. Hackett serves the San Francisco community working with San Francisco SAFE assisting on issues with criminal records. Mr. Hackett brings to our firm his experience handling litigation for employees, criminal law issues, and workers’ compensation cases.

With the addition of Mr. Hackett, Public Employees Legal, LLP is expanding services for our clients to include representation in workers’ compensation matters and hosting regular trainings in a variety of areas of the law.

Our 2023 Training Schedule is as follows:

January 20, 2023 – Grievance Processing

March 3, 2023 – Preventing and Combating Unlawful Workplace Harassment

March 24, 2023 – Requesting and Responding to Requests for Accommodation

April 21, 2023 – Understanding Union Membership

May 19, 2023 – What You Should Know About Workers’ Compensation Claims

June 23, 2023 – Addressing Workplace Safety Issues

July 21, 2023 – Enforcing Your Right to Union Representation

August 18, 2023 – Union Negotiations

September 15, 2023 – Filing Discrimination Complaints

October 20, 2023 – Dealing with Problem Supervisors

November 17, 2023 – Taking Time Off Work

December 8, 2023 – Understanding Retirement

We look forward to working with you all in the new year!