Joe Pelochino is a partner in the firm’s Employment and Business Practices groups.
In his employment practice, Mr. Pelochino represents clients in employment-related claims and litigation, including claims for wrongful termination, harassment and retaliation, as well as class and representative wage and hour claims. Mr. Pelochino also has an emphasis in representing companies and individuals in trade secret and employee mobility matters, including non-compete and non-solicitation issues.
In the business and commercial field, Mr. Pelochino represents companies and their directors and officers in business and commercial disputes of all kinds, including breach of contract, fraud, and breach of fiduciary duty claims; derivative shareholder actions; and partnership disputes.
Mr. Pelochino also counsels start-up enterprises and other private companies in a variety of transactional matters, including entity formation and operation, business sales and acquisitions, distribution agreements and disputes, trademark and licensing issues, manufacturing and supply disputes, and other matters that arise in their day-to-day operations.
- State Bar of California
- California State Courts
- 9th Circuit Court of Appeals
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
- U.S. District Court, Central District of California
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of California