Employment lawyer Genie Harrison

Genie Harrison


Genie Harrison is widely recognized as a fierce advocate for victims of all forms of sexual abuse, sexual harassment, discrimination, and retaliation.

Genie represents victims because she believes that you deserve justice.

CAALA President Employment attorney Genie Harrison
CAOC Consumer Attorney of the Year Genie Harrison
Genie Harrison is the CELA Joe Posner Award winner
Employment lawyer of the year Genie Harrison

The results Genie Harrison has obtained speak for themselves – both the compensation obtained for her clients and the systemic change she has created to benefit thousands who will never know her name, but whose lives are better as a result of her work. 

Genie has been acknowledged with rare distinction: she has been named to the Southern California Super Lawyers List in Plaintiff’s Employment litigation for fourteen years in a row (2009-2022), for which only 5% of all attorneys in the state qualify in any single year. 

Remarkably, for seven straight years, 2016-2022, Genie Harrison has been listed on the list of Top 10 Southern California Super Lawyers, Top 100 Southern California Super Lawyers, and Top 50 Women Southern California Super Lawyers.

She is also one of only two women lawyers in the state of California named by the Daily Journal as one of the state’s Top Labor & Employment Lawyers for twelve years (2009-2013, 2015-2022). She has been listed by the Daily Journal as one of the Top Women Lawyers in California from 2018-2022. In 2018 and 2021, Genie was recognized by the Daily Journal as one of the Top 100 Lawyers in California — across all categories of law.

Genie has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America since 2012, as has her law firm, for her work in Plaintiff’s Employment Litigation. And she has been recognized by Lawdragon as one of the Top 500 Employment Lawyers in the Country since 2018.

Genie gives back each year by teaching litigation and trial skills to other lawyers through her volunteer work on boards and committees of various trial lawyer organizations, and through publishing articles locally and nationally. Besides publishing articles for leading attorney resources, Genie is a monthly columnist for Ms. Magazine.

Genie Harrison serves in the following capacity for various organizations:

  • Past President of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA). CAALA is the nation’s largest local association of plaintiffs’ trial attorneys. In January 2021, Ms. Harrison became President of CAALA –  the fifth female president of the organization in its 72nd Anniversary year. She has served on the Board of Governors since 2008 and has co-chaired then chaired CAALA’s Education Committee and its Annual Las Vegas Convention for three years. 
  • From 2008 through 2019, Ms. Harrison has served as a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Labor & Employment Section Executive Committee (LACBA).
  • Honorary member of the Board of Trial Lawyers Charities.

Genie Harrison is an outstanding advocate for plaintiffs in employment and civil rights cases. She does this work because she believes that you deserve justice.


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