Katherine Mazaheri-Franze

Katherine Mazaheri-Franze

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Employment & Labor Attorney in Oklahoma City, OK

Mazaheri Law Firm
 | 3000 W. Memorial Road, Suite 230
Oklahoma City, OK 73120
Phone: 405-414-2222
Selected To Rising Stars: 2016 - 2017
Licensed Since: 2007
Practice Areas:
  • Employment & Labor: Employee (40%),
  • Family Law (40%),
  • Real Estate: Business (10%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (10%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Spanish
Attorney Profile

Katherine Mazaheri-Franze is the founder and managing attorney of Mazaheri Law Firm. She maintains an active practice as a trial lawyer who regularly represents plaintiff employees in all areas of employment law, including litigation in state and federal courts, in mediation, before administrative agencies such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Department of Labor (DOL) and Oklahoma, Employment Security Commission (OESC). She has successfully handled litigation involving claims of wrongful discharge, sexual harassment/assault, employment discrimination (based on race, age, gender, sexual stereotyping, pregnancy, national origin, and disability) and retaliation, as well as disputes involving wage and hour matters, medical leave, confidentiality and
non-compete agreements, employee handbook and company policy violations, and breaches of employment agreements. For over a decade, Katherine has successfully managed the MazaheriLaw Firm that has gained a powerful reputation for taking on cases that attack various social injustices, leading to extensive recoveries for clients. As part of her employment practice, Katherine often trains and counsels employers on a broad range of matters affecting the workplace,
including hiring, discipline, terminations, policies and procedures (including creation and auditing of employment handbooks), drug and alcohol testing, anti-discrimination and anti- harassment, employment contracts, severance agreements, and confidentiality agreements. More recently she has had the opportunity to educate tribal employees on sexual harassment and train 400+ employees in the workplace. In addition, she was included as a speaker at this year’s Oklahoma Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Update for continuing education for attorneys. Katherine’s professional memberships show her true commitment to eliminating racism and empowering women as a board member of YWCA of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma City University’s Alumni Board, and an active member of the Oklahoma Employment Lawyers Association and National Employment Lawyers Association. She has been recognized by Martindale-Hubbell and her peers 2019, 2018, and 2017 as AV Preeminent Rating and by SuperLawyers. 

About Katherine Mazaheri-Franze

Admitted: 2007, Oklahoma

Professional Webpage: https://www.mazaherilawfirm.com/katherine-r-mazaheri-franze

Honors/Awards:

  • 40 under Forty award, OKCbiz magazine
  • Online rating system: This attorney rating service aims to recognize individual lawyers for their skill, professionalism, and experience. 9.4/10 "Superb" is the highest rating., Avvo "Superb" 9.4/10 Rating, AVVO, 2018
  • AV Peer Rated 2017-2019, AV® Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Rated For Highest Level of Professional Excellence, Martindale-Hubbell®, 2017

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Oklahoma City University School of Law Alumni Board, Mentorship committee
  • Oklahoma County Bar Association House of Delegates Alternate

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Youth Services for Oklahoma County Board of Trustees d/b/a Pivot 
  • YWCA of Oklahoma City Board of Trustees, 2019

Industry Groups

  • Employment Law
  • Family Law
  • Immigration
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Office Location for Katherine Mazaheri-Franze

3000 W. Memorial Road
Suite 230
Oklahoma City, OK 73120

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Last Updated: 11/12/2019

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