Scott B. Cooper

Scott B. Cooper

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Class Action & Mass Torts Attorney in Irvine, CA

The Cooper Law Firm, P.C.
 | 4000 Barranca Pkwy, Suite 250
Irvine, CA 92604
Phone: 949-724-9200
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2010 - 2017
Selected to Rising Stars: 2004 - 2009
Licensed Since: 1994
Practice Areas:
  • Class Action/Mass Torts (70%),
  • Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (20%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

Scott Cooper and The Cooper Law Firm represent people who have been harmed by the misconduct of others.  Mr. Cooper specializes in class actions and serious personal injury cases.  In the class action arena, he represents consumers harmed by unfair business practices as well as employees who are victims of illegal labor practices.  Mr. Cooper has been appointed by courts as class counsel numerous times, representing hundreds of thousands of class members, and has tried cases to verdict in multiple states.  He is committed to tenaciously prosecuting each case and, as a result, has obtained significant recoveries for his clients, totaling over $180 million since 2007 alone.  Widely recognized for his expertise, he is frequently asked to speak to attorney organizations and has authored several published articles.

About Scott Cooper

Admitted: 1994, California

Professional Webpage: http://www.california-attorneys.biz/scott-b-cooper.html

Honors and Awards:

  • Graduated with Honors, The University of Chicago Law School, 1994
  • Graduated with Highest Distinction (Summa Cum Laude) from U.C. Berkeley, 1991

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • President, Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, 2013
  • Board of Governors, Consumer Attorneys of California, 2012
  • Board of Directors, Orange County Bar Association, 2008
  • Executive Committee, Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, 2007
  • Board of Directors, Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, 2004

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Speaker, How to Spot Wage & Hour Cases, Consumer Attorneys Of California Annual Convention, 2012
  • Employment Class Actions, Speaker, OCBA Labor & Employment Section, 2011
  • Annual Wage & Hour Conference, Speaker, Mediation and Settlement in Wage & Hour Litigation, Bridgeport Continuing Legal Education, 2009
  • Seminar on Trial Preparation for Employment Litigation, Speaker, The Employment Deposition on Behalf of the Plaintiff, Bridgeport Continuing Legal Education, 2009
  • Wage and Hour Seminar, Speaker, Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, 2008

Verdicts and Settlements:

  • $1,250,000 for account executives of beer distributing company denied expense reimbursement and overtime pay
  • $1,600,000 for retail store employees denied vacation pay
  • $1,700,000 for the family of a young man killed in a tractor-trailer accident
  • $2,000,000 for pet groomers denied reimbursement for necessary tools and equipment
  • $2,075,000 for computer hardware and software engineers denied overtime pay
  • $2,500,000 for mortgage loan officers denied proper wages and reimbursement of business expenses
  • $2,500,000 for newspaper carriers misclassified as independent contractors
  • $3,500,000 for transportation industry employees denied meal breaks
  • $4,000,000 for the wife and daughter of a man killed in a motorcycle accident
  • $4,000,000 for armored car employees denied meal and rest breaks
  • $4,000,000 for restaurant managers misclassified and denied overtime pay
  • $4,175,000 against Wal-Mart for a parking lot shooting resulting from inadequate security
  • $8,000,000 for retail store employees denied meal and rest breaks and forced to work off-the-clock
  • $9,400,000 for young girl rendered quadriplegic in a freeway accident
  • $13,800,000 for telecommunications project managers and account managers denied overtime pay
  • $19,500,000 for grocery store employees denied meal and rest breaks
  • $16,500,000 for bank account executives and loan officers denied expense reimbursement and overtime pay
  • $20,000,000 for computer engineers denied overtime pay

Educational Background:

  • University of California at Berkeley, B.A. with Highest Distinction, 1991
Office Location for Scott B. Cooper

4000 Barranca Pkwy
Suite 250
Irvine, CA 92604

 

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Last Updated: 6/21/2016

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