Attorneys

Brook Taylor Barnes
Attorney
Contact
525 B Street, Suite 2200
San Diego, CA 92101
Practice Areas

Admissions: California ; Texas ; U.S. District Court, Central District of California ; U.S. District Court, Southern District of California


Professional Summary

Brook Taylor Barnes represents employers in all aspects of labor and employment litigation including claims for improper wage deductions, failure to pay wages, failure to pay overtime wages, failure to provide meal periods and rest breaks, misclassification of employees, inaccurate wage statements, commission calculations, wrongful termination, Private Attorney General Act (“PAGA”) claims, class actions, and retaliatory and discriminatory employment actions.

Recognitions

  • San Diego Super Lawyers® – 2017-2018 (Employment Litigation, Business Litigation)
  • Super Lawyers® Rising Star distinction in the fields of Employment Litigation: Defense and Business Litigation (2017, Law & Politics)
  • San Diego Business Journal's "Best of the Bar 2015" - Business and Employment

Community

  •  Baseball Coach for La Costa Youth Organization
  • California Western Appellate Team Coach

Education

  • JD, California Western School of Law
  • MA, Sam Houston State University, summa cum laude
  • BS, Texas A&M University

Seminars

  • Co-presenter. “The Procopio Brief: Recent Legal Developments Affecting California Employers,” Procopio Labor and Employment Seminar 2018, San Diego, CA, November 8, 2018.