Emanuel Shirazi

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in Los Angeles, CA

Shirazi Law Firm Employment Lawyers
 | 1875 Century Park East, Suite 1025
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Phone: 310-400-5891
Fax: 888-908-7359
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2020
Selected To Rising Stars: 2010 - 2015
Licensed Since: 2003
Practice Areas:
  • Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

Attorney Emanuel Shirazi is the founder and owner of The Shirazi Law Firm in Los Angeles, California. Recognized as one of the top employment law attorneys in the country and an emerging leader in his field. Mr. Shirazi devotes his skills and resources to helping employees all across Southern California with their legal claims involving discrimination, sexual harassment, wage and hour disputes, medical disability leave, wrongful termination, retaliation, and other related matters.

Handling both individual cases as well as class actions, Mr. Shirazi has achieved unprecedented success advocating on behalf of the rights and entitlements of those he serves in both state and federal courts.

Top rated by Avvo and holding an AV Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell, Mr. Shirazi has received widespread recognition for his impeccable professionalism and exceptional commitment to his clients' needs and goals. The American Society of Legal Advocates named him among the Top 40 Under 40 Labor and Employment Lawyers in California.

A summa cum laude graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles, Mr. Shirazi obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of California Hastings College of the Law in 2003. He received his license to practice from The State Bar of California that same year.

An accomplished author and speaker, Mr. Shirazi has published numerous articles in various trade publications and online blogs and delivered lectures across Southern California on a variety of topics related to employment law.

Highly active with the Los Angeles County Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section, he has conducted several presentations before the organization on subjects related to wage and hour issues, discovery, and trial.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Employment Litigation
Focus Areas

Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer


Selected to Super Lawyers for 5 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 6 years

Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2020 Rising Stars: 2010 - 2015

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About Emanuel Shirazi

Admitted: 2003, California

Professional Webpage: http://www.shirazilawfirm.com/emanuel-shirazi-employment-and...


  • Top Lawyers in California by the Legal Network in 2014 - present
  • Award in Professional Responsibility, AmJur
  • AV Rated Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Top 40 Under 40 Labor & Employment Lawyer in California by The American Society of Legal Advocates for 2014 - present
  • Named "Rising Star" by Super Lawyer Magazine in Employment Law for 2010 - 2015 (Southern CA)

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Member, California Employment Lawyers Association
  • Executive Committee of the Los Angeles County Bar Association's Labor and Employment Law Section

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Employers Get More Latitude in Doing Workplace Probes, 2004
  • Unfair Competition Law Does Not Apply to Employees, Los Angeles Daily Journal, 2005
  • Moderator, To Pay or Not to Pay: Cutting Edge Issues in Employers’ Duties to Indemnify Employees and Employees’ Duties to Repay Their Employers, LACBA Labor and Employment Symposium, 2007
  • Trial Tips in Employment Cases, Los Angeles County Bar Association, 2015
  • Here we go again! Common discovery issues with no easy answers, LACBA-Labor And Employment Retreat, 2016
  • Speaker on Insurance Coverage for Employment Claims.  August 2016, April 2018, & May 2018., Speaker, Insurance Coverage for Employment Claims, JAMS, JAMS, 2016
  • Speaker:  Let's Make A Deal:  Evaluating and Mediating Discrimination Cases.  May 2017., Speaker, Let's Make A Deal: Evaluating and Mediating Discrimination cases, Judicate West, 2017

Educational Background:

  • UCLA, B.A., summa cum laude

Industry Groups

  • California Employment Lawyers Association
  • Executive Committee Member: LACBA Labor & Employment Section
  • Retreat Committee: LACBA Labor & Employment Section
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Office Location for Emanuel Shirazi

1875 Century Park East
Suite 1025
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Phone: 310-400-5891

Fax: 888-908-7359

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Last Updated: 8/6/2019

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