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Arthur Whang

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Employment & Labor Attorney in Woodland Hills, CA

Whang Law Firm, A Professional Corporation
21800 W Oxnard St, Suite 470
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Phone: 310-479-7300
Fax: 310-943-3774
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2022
Licensed in California Since: 1999
Practice Areas: Employment & Labor: Employee (80%), Employment & Labor: Employer (10%), Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (10%)
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Attorney Profile

The founder of the Whang Law Firm, P.C., Arthur Y. Whang focuses his practice exclusively on labor and employment law matters. From his office in Woodland Hills, California, he represents individual and business clients throughout Los Angeles and Ventura counties and other parts of the state. Mr. Whang has been admitted to practice in California since 1999, and he is additionally admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Central, and Northern Districts of California and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit.

Mr. Whang’s primary practice area involves labor and employment law, and he has represented individuals and companies with respect to a wide variety of employment law issues.  The types of cases that he works on include claims of discrimination, retaliation, harassment, wrongful termination, leave law, and various wage and hour claims. 

Mr. Whang also prepares, negotiates, and reviews employment contracts, severance agreements, handbooks, and compensation packages, including for C-level executives of public companies, and he regularly provides advice and counsel to companies on employment law compliance and best practices.  His many professional honors and awards include being named to the Southern California Superlawyers list (an peer-based honor reserved for the top 5% of practicing attorneys) for 2019, 2020, and 2021.  Mr. Whang also has a “Superb” peer review rating through Avvo.  After receiving a Bachelor of Arts in criminal justice from the University of California, Santa Barbara, magna cum laude, he went on to attend the Georgetown University Law Center in the District of Columbia, and in 1999 he was awarded his Juris Doctor.

Practice Areas
  • 80%Employment & Labor: Employee
  • 10%Employment & Labor: Employer
  • 10%Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Employment Law - Employee, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment, Labor Law, Employment Discrimination

Selections

4 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2022

About Arthur Whang

First Admitted: 1999, California

Professional Webpage: https://whanglaw.com/about/

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • United States District Court, Central District of California
  • United States District Court, Southern District of California
  • United States District Court, Northern District of California
  • State Bar of California

Educational Background

  • University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., Honors: Graduation with High Honors, 1995

Honors/Awards

  • , Executive Director of the Barristers’ Council, Georgetown University Law Center, Executive Director of the Barristers’ Council, Georgetown University Law Center, 1999
  • , Southern California Super Lawyers, 2021, Southern California Super Lawyers, 2021, 2021
  • , Southern California Super Lawyers, 2020, Southern California Super Lawyers, 2020, 2020
  • , Southern California Super Lawyers, 2019, Southern California Super Lawyers, 2019, 2019
  • Named to the list of Top 100 lawyers in the area of employment law by the National Advocates, an honor roll of top 100 lawyers in each field, by practice area, Top 100 National Advocate for Employment Law, Top 100 National Advocate for Employment Law, 2018

Videos

  • Video summarizing services offered by Whang Law Firm, P.C., Law Firm video, 2018

Industry Groups

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  • Construction
  • Entertainment
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  • Medical
  • Non-Profit
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Office Location for Arthur Whang

21800 W Oxnard St
Suite 470
Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Phone: 310-479-7300

Fax: 310-943-3774

Last Updated: 7/9/2021

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