Simar K. Ahluwalia represents employers in a wide variety of employment-related litigation, including discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wrongful discharge. She has successfully defended employers in various venues including state and federal court, before administrative agencies, and before mediators and arbitrators.
Key representations include:
- Obtained summary judgment on multiple cases involving wrongful termination and FEHA-based retaliation, discrimination, and harassment claims.
- Successfully secured sanctions for abuse of discovery and litigation by opposing counsel.
- Negotiated settlements for a wide variety of employers including Fortune 500 companies, international employers, publicly traded companies, small businesses, and non-profit organizations.
Prior to joining Pazzani & Sandhu LLP, Ms. Ahluwalia practiced employment law at a large national firm.
University of California, Irvine School of Law, J.D.
University of California, Irvine, B.A. (Political Science and International Studies)