Stacey E. James

Stacey E. James


Recognized since 2013

San Diego, California

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management

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Stacey E. James has practiced exclusively in the field of labor and employment law, with an emphasis on advising management on:

  • Wage and hour matters
  • Employee discipline and termination
  • Leave of absence and disability accommodation situations
  • Employment policies and procedures
  • Employee benefits
  • Fair employment practices

    Stacey has extensive experience defending employers in class actions and related matters in state and federal court and before numerous state and federal administrative agencies. Specifically, she handles claims of:

    • Discrimination
    • Harassment
    • Retaliation
    • Wrongful termination
    • Breach of contract
    • Defamation
    • Invasion of privacy
    • Workplace violence
    • Overtime and other wage and hour issues

      Additionally, Stacey is a published author and frequent lecturer for universities and employer organizations. Prior to attending law school, she worked in human resources and payroll. She is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources.

Contact & Links


  • 501 West Broadway
    Suite 900
    San Diego, CA 92101


  • San Diego State University, BS

Bar Admissions

  • California, The State Bar of California


  • American Bar Association - Member
  • Mama's Kitchen - Board member / former president

Madison, Wisconsin

236 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

130 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:

  • Employment Law - Management

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