Hunter Pyle elected as Fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers

June 12, 2021


On June 12, 2021, Hunter was elected as a Fellow by the Governors of the College of Employment and Labor Law. Election as a Fellow is limited to those attorneys who have distinguished themselves as outstanding professionals who have made a sustained contribution to the field of employment and labor law, and who meet the College’s standards of integrity, professionalism, and character.

Hunter was honored to have been nominated to the College by his friend and mentor, David Borgen, who is currently serving as President of the College.

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Hunter Pyle to present at Advanced Wage and Hour Conference in May 2021

May 1, 2021

Hunter Pyle will present at the California Employment Lawyers 17th Annual Advanced Wage & Hour Series on May 19, 2021. Hunter and Jennifer Kramer of Hennig, Kramer, Ruiz & Singh will handle the annual wage and hour case update. This is Jennifer and Hunter’s second year presenting this panel.

Other speakers on the panel include Mariko Yoshihara, CELA Legislative Counsel & Policy Director and Ken Wang, CELA Legislative Policy Associate. Mariko and Ken will cover the 2021 legislative update.

Katie Fiester to Volunteer at Workers’ Rights Clinic

May 20, 2020


Katie Fiester to speak on Litigating Individual Plaintiff Wage Cases panel

January 31, 2020


Katie Fiester will be speaking today on the following panel hosted by the California Employment Lawyers Association (CELA):

A to Z of Litigating Individual Plaintiff Wage Cases

Speakers Katie Fiester (Hunter Pyle Law), Un Kei Wu (Liberation Law Group) and Estella Cisneros (California Rural Legal Assistance) will cover forum selection, arbitration clauses and recent developments in the law; the pros and cons of Labor Commissioner, arbitration and court; pleadings and discovery; adjudication of wage claim at trial, Berman hearing and arbitration; and appeals.  Marco A. Palau (Advocates for Worker Rights LLP) will moderate.

Hunter Pyle to Present and Supervise at Workers’ Rights Disability Law Clinic

September 6, 2019

On October 1, 2019, Hunter will present and supervise at the Workers’ Rights Disability Law Clinic in Berkeley, California.  The topic of his presentation will be “State and Federal Employment Protections for Workers with Disabilities.”

The Workers’ Rights Disability Law Clinic provides free legal advice to low-income people with disabilities.  It is a project of Legal Aid at Work, and also helps to train Berkeley Law students who are interested in employment law.

This is the third year that Hunter has presented on this topic at the Clinic, and he is looking forward to meeting this year’s group of volunteers.