Aileen Hunter is an experienced trial attorney who defends Fortune 500 companies in both state and federal courts against claims involving breach of contract, fraud, unfair competition, misappropriation of trade secrets, real estate disputes, employment disputes, aerospace disputes, and trademark infringement. Ms. Hunter has first chaired bench and jury trials, successfully argued dispositive motions at the trial court level, and argued before the California Court of Appeal.
In the employment arena, Ms. Hunter strategically defends employers against claims of racial and national origin discrimination, sexual harassment, wrongful termination, and retaliation. She also counsels clients on crafting effective employee handbooks, drug testing policies, and hiring and firing procedures, as well as compliance with employment regulations promulgated by state and federal agencies.
Ms. Hunter attended the University of San Diego School of Law where she graduated cum laude and was inducted into the Order of the Coif. Ms. Hunter holds an undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley where she graduated magna cum laude. She also studied at the Institute of International and Comparative Law in Dublin, Ireland.