C. Genevieve Jenkins

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in Los Angeles, CA

Excelsis Law, P.C.
 | 1000 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Phone: 213-340-0300
Fax: 213-340-0200
Selected to Rising Stars: 2019
Licensed Since: 2010
Practice Areas:
  • Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (80%),
  • Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (20%)
Attorney Profile

As the founder and managing attorney of Excelsis Law, P.C., in Los Angeles, California, attorney C. Genevieve Jenkins represents the rights and interests of a diverse range of clients throughout Southern California and the rest of the state who have legal issues involving any of the following:

·        Employment law, including discrimination and harassment, FMLA and CFRA matters, wage and hour disputes, whistleblower retaliation and wrongful termination, and other serious workplace grievances

·        Tenants' rights for issues such as breaches of covenant of quiet environment, breaches of warranty of habitability, eviction issues, housing discrimination, tenant habitability plan compliance matters, violations of rent control ordinances, threats and unlawful entries by landlords, and more

A highly rated attorney with nearly 10 years of legal experience, Ms. Jenkins has earned a reputation as a tenacious advocate who uses her abiding passion for protecting civil rights to help her clients resolve their conflicts and obtain the favorable outcomes they expect and deserve. Early in her career, she volunteered her time and services at Lawyers for Human Rights in Johannesburg, South Africa, and she served as legal clerk for Johann van der Westhuizen, justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa.

Closer to home, Ms. Jenkins has made a significant impact on the lives of many in her community through her involvement with the Eviction Defense Network and Inner City Law Center. Recognized for her efforts, she has earned many positive reviews and referrals from her satisfied clients.

A 2006 graduate of McGill University, Ms. Jenkins went on to William & Mary Law School, where she obtained her Juris Doctor in 2009. While in law school, she was an editor of the William & Mary Law Review, a member of the William & Mary Moot Court Team, and a leader of the Students for the Innocence Project. As the recipient of a prestigious scholarship, Ms. Jenkins was able to obtain her LLM degree in Public International Law from Queen Mary University of London.

Active in her legal community, Ms. Jenkins is a member of the California Employment Lawyers Association, the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, the Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles, the National Lawyers Guild and the Tenant Lawyer Network.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Employment Litigation (80%)

Civil Litigation (20%)

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top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 1 years

Rising Stars: 2019

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About Genevieve Jenkins

Admitted: 2010, California

Professional Webpage: https://excelsislaw.com/about-us/

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • State Bar of California
  • Member, Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles
  • Central District of California 
  • Northern District of California
  • Member, Tenant Lawyer Network (TLN) 
  • Member, National Lawyers Guild (NLG)
  • Member, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA)
  • Member, California Employment Lawyers Association (CELA)
  • State Bar of California, Labor & Employment Section

Educational Background:

  • McGill University - Bachelor of Arts with Distinction in English Literature and History , 2006
  • William & Mary Law School - Juris Doctorate (JD), Moot Court, Law Review, 2009
  • University of London, Queen Mary & Westfield College - Master of Laws (LLM) with Merit in Public International Law , 2010
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Office Location for C. Genevieve Jenkins

1000 Wilshire Blvd
Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Phone: 213-340-0300

Fax: 213-340-0200

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Last Updated: 5/23/2019

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