Since 1997, the Irvine, California, law office of Walsh & Walsh, P.C. has represented employers, and both individuals and classes of employees in litigation concerning discrimination claims, wage and hour claims, and disputes over working conditions. The firm's goal is to bring the workplace of every employer and employee we represent into full compliance with California law.
For over a decade, firm founder Michael J. Walsh has been engaged in civil litigation in state and federal trial and appellate courts. Mark A. Walsh joined the firm in 1999 as an employment litigator. Michael Walsh received his undergraduate education at California State University, Fullerton and graduated near the top of his law school class at the University of Southern California. After law school, he worked as a litigator at major California law firms such as Pettit & Martin and Cox, Castle & Nicholson before founding his own law firm in July 1996. Mark Walsh received his undergraduate education at Whittier College and graduated near the top of his law school class at Western State University, joining the firm in 1999.
Firm attorneys are members of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, the California Employment Law Association, the Orange County and Los Angeles County bar associations, and the State Bar of California and are admitted to practice before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and all Federal District Courts in California. Michael Walsh is also a member of the bar for the U.S. Tax Court and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Since 2002, the firm has represented more than 200,000 employees in the California court system and has collected tens of millions of dollars in wages for them.
Cal. Bar. Nos. 155401 (Michael J. Walsh) and 201550 (Mark A. Walsh)