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Daniel H. Galindo

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Top Rated Employment & Labor Attorney in San Francisco, CA

Law Office of Daniel H. Galindo
276 Crescent Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone: 628-210-5001
Fax: 628-269-3021
Selected to Rising Stars: 2021 - 2022
Licensed in California Since: 2018
Practice Areas: Employment & Labor: Employee
Languages Spoken: English, French, Spanish
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Attorney Profile

Mr. Galindo represents employees facing discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and unlawful termination; enforces California labor law through collective actions; counsels executives regarding compensation, severance negotiations, and investigations.  He litigates in state and federal court and is admitted to practice in all court in California, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Eastern Districts of California, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. 

Mr. Galindo is a Tony Patiño Fellow and graduate of U.C. Hastings Law.  Mr. Galindo is received his B.A. from Trinity University in San Antonio, TX in political science and international relations.  In addition to English, Mr. Galindo also speaks Spanish, French, and some German. 

About Daniel H. Galindo

First Admitted: 2018, California

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Bar/Professional Activity

  • Board of Directors - Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom (BALIF), 2018
  • Board of Directors - American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California, 2020
  • State Bar of California, 2018
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 2018
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of California, 2018
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of California, 2018
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (pro hac vice), 2021

Educational Background

  • U. C. Hastings Law, 2018
  • Trinity University, 2009


  • Within a few years of graduating, Mr. Galindo was awarded the Distinguished Alumni Award from the La Raza Student Association at U.C. Hastings Law. , Distinguished Alumni Award, U.C. Hastings Law - La Raza Student Association, 2020
  • Recognized for making the Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom (BALIF) more inclusive by representing and supporting the most marginalized among the LGBTQI+ legal professional community.  Mr. Galindo improved the tone at the top through BALIF's position statements and actions on racial and social justice issues, developing programming, and working to expand the accessibility of existing programming. , 2020 Minority Bar Coalition Unity Award, San Francisco Bay Area Minority Bar Coalition, 2020

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Mr. Galindo performed over 160 Hours in pro bono legal services & volunteerism on non-profit boards., 2021
  • Presented an application for a restraining order on behalf of an individual who had been assaulted and battered in his own home., 2021
  • Represented a protected party in requesting an order to show cause why the restrained party should not be held in contempt for violations of a civil harassment restraining order., 2021
  • Provided guidance and counsel to a claimant in Small Claims court owed more than $10,000 in unpaid rent from her roommate. , 2021
  • Counseled a monolingual Spanish speaker to present his claims in Marin County Superior Court, resulting in an award for the claimant. , 2020
  • Served as pro bono counsel in a wage claim before the Labor Commissioner resulting in an award of $110,878.83 for the claimant. , 2019


  • Non-confidential settlement of sexual harassment claims against a DD's Discounts d/b/a Ross Stores Inc. manager including $130,000 in monetary compensation and programmatic relief and monitoring. , 2021
  • Labor Commissioner Award of $110,878.83 in a minimum wage and overtime case. , 2019
  • Most settlements to date have been confidential other than the settlements listed here.
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Office Location for Daniel H. Galindo

276 Crescent Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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