Ms. Olivares has been a litigator for 25 years. She has successfully litigated cases throughout the State, representing California employees against some of the world’s largest corporations, and has achieved life-changing results for her clients. Ms. Olivares does not take short cuts. She is diligent in her preparation and provides the aggressive and superior representation her clients deserve. Ms. Olivares has a breadth of experience that covers all aspects of employment and labor matters. Ms. Olivares has significant experience in the representation of executives in the entertainment, technology, financial, legal, health care, and business sectors. Ms. Olivares also represents all California workers and laborers in every industry with equal passion, compassion, and dedication. Ms. Olivares has been routinely recognized by her clients and peers as among the best attorneys in the State. She has been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers each year since 2012 and has been named in Best Lawyers in America by the publishers of U.S. News & World Report every year since 2015.
Honors and Awards
For ten consecutive years from 2012 to 2021, Ms. Olivares has been named a Southern California Super Lawyer by the publishers Los Angeles Magazine. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.
- SCMA Employment Mediation Institute 2013, “Advanced Strategies in Mediating FEHA Claims,” Hyatt Regency Century Plaza, Los Angeles, CA, May 15, 2013
- Los Angeles County Bar Association, 32nd Annual Labor and Employment Law Symposium, “Navigating the Employee Leave Laws: What Happens When the Statutes Intersect, Conflict and Overlap?” – March 7, 2012
- Protection for ‘MIA’ Employees: Navigating Employee Leave Laws – What Happens When These Statutes Intersect and Overlap?” (California Employment Lawyers Association / Mexican American Bar Association Joint Program, February 5, 2009, Los Angeles)