Attorney Profile 

Daniel A. Menendez San Jose Silicon Valley Employment Lawyer

Daniel A. Menendez prides himself in providing the best employment law and labor law representation in San Jose and the Greater Bay Area.

He specializes in the following areas: 

  • Wage and hour disputes
  • Wrongful termination
  • Discrimination and harassment
  • Compliance with California labor and employment laws
  • Severance and employment agreements
  • Public employee discipline

Daniel has dedicated his career to representing public and private sector labor unions, and employees, in constitutional, administrative, contractual, litigation, and discipline matters. His experience includes negotiation and interpretation of labor and employment contracts, a variety of employment and discrimination litigation, civil services hearings, and numerous high-stakes arbitrations.

Representative industries include: public employment, sales, construction, restaurants, higher public education, nursing, lawyers, medicine, public safety, information technology, project management, and others.

Daniel attended law school at Santa Clara University and received his undergraduate degrees from UCLA. During law school, Daniel interned for the Honorable Socrates P. Manoukian at the Superior Court of Santa Clara County, and worked as a law student counselor at the Katherine and George Alexander Community Law Center’s Workers Rights Clinic. He still actively volunteers in this spare time.