Brian J. Mankin
Brian Mankin is an experienced attorney and member of CELA (California Employment Lawyers Association). He manages the firm’s employment practice and primarily represents clients in employment disputes, class action and mass tort litigation. His practice also consists of general business, personal injury and construction matters. Brian tries cases in state and federal court, and most recently received a six-figure jury verdict in a discrimination case in the Orange County Superior Court.
Brian completed his undergraduate degree from San Diego State University while serving six years as a military police officer in the California Army National Guard. He received his law degree from Whittier Law School where he was on the Dean's Honor List, and a member of all three Honors Boards - Law Review, Moot Court and Trial Advocacy - on behalf of which he competed in national competitions.
Brian originally joined Fernandez & Lauby LLP in 2004. He is admitted to practice before Federal and California courts, and is a member of local bar associations.
In his time away from the office, Brian and his wife enjoy spending time with their children, house projects, and the thrill of motocross and road bike racing.
Areas of Practice
- Employment Disputes
- Class Action
- Mass Tort Litigation
- Whittier Law School, Costa
- J.D. - 2002
- Dean's Honor List
- Honors: Dean's List
- Honors: Member of Honors Boards - Law Review, Moot Court and Trial Advocacy
- San Diego State University, San Diego, California
Professional Associations and Memberships
- California Employment Lawyers Association, Member