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Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in Glendale, CA

C. Joe Sayas, Jr.
Law Offices of C. Joe Sayas, Jr.
500 North Brand Boulevard, Suite 980
Glendale, CA 91203
T:Work 818-291-0088
F: Fax818-240-9955
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2012, 2014 - 2016
Licensed Since: 1986
Education: Georgetown University Law Center
Practice Areas: Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (40%), Insurance Coverage (30%), Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (30%)
Industry Groups: California Employment Lawyers Association, Consumer Attorneys Of Los Angeles
Languages Spoken: English, Tagalog


For 25 years, Mr. Sayas has vigorously litigated cases for employees, consumers, policyholders, and injured persons. His firm has recovered over $50 million in wage-and-hour litigation, insurance bad faith, serious injuries and wrongful death, inverse condemnation, and unfair business practices. He has tried several jury and bench trials to verdict, and argued before state and federal appellate courts. Mr. Sayas serves as Class Counsel for thousands of employees and consumers in class actions. He was featured on the cover of Los Angeles Daily Journal's Verdicts and Settlements and had been selected by the Million Dollar Advocates Forum in recognition of his professional accomplishments. He is a graduate of the Georgetown University Law Center.

Years of Selection

Super Lawyers: 2012, 2014 - 2016

About Joe Sayas, Jr.

Admitted: 1986, California

Professional Webpage:!about/cet

Verdicts and Settlements:

  • 1. $4.7 M class action settlement for parking employees; 2. $4.6 M recovery in auto accident litigation; 3. $3 M recovery in unfair competion action involving fraudulent sale of insurance policies; 4. $2.15 M class action settlement for bus drivers; 5. $2 M confidential settlement for retirees in Unfair Competition case against insurance company arising from improper sale of equity indexed annuities; 6. $1.9 M recovery for hospital employees in wage and hour class action;  7. $1.5 M recovery in homeowners insurance bad faith action; 8. $1.25 M class action settlement for supermarket employees in wage and hour class action; 6. $1.1 M class action settlement for laboratory couriers in wage ad hour class action; 7. $1 M recovery for a senior injured due to negligent transportation care by paratransit service;      8. $950,000 wrongful death recovery; 9. $900,000 recovery for mobile radiologists and phlebotomists in overtime class action; 10. $650,000 settlement for a clerk in disability discrimination case.
Last Updated: 7/7/2015
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