Eli M. Kantor is an attorney in private practice in Beverly Hills, California. He represents both employees and employers in all aspects of labor and employment law, including cases involving wage and hour laws, class action wage and hour lawsuits, independent contractor status, wrongful discharge litigation, employment discrimination, sexual harassment, employee handbooks and personnel practices, NLRB representation elections, union contract negotiation and grievance/arbitration, entertainment law and immigration law.
Mr. Kantor received his B.A. Magna Cum Laude from U.C.L.A. in 1973 and his J.D. from Loyola Law School in 1976. He was a Trial Attorney at Region 21 of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) from 1976 to 1980. Since 1981, Mr. Kantor has been in private practice specializing in Labor and Employment Law. As a former attorney for the government, and law professor, he has the insight necessary for achieving success. He has organized, conducted and been a keynote speaker at numerous seminars and continuing education programs about Labor and Employment Law. He has lectured at the UCLA Institute for Industrial Relations, and at UCLA Extension, and has achieved Martindale–Hubbell’s highest accolade: an AV rating.
He has been featured in the Los Angeles Times, Daily Variety and Business Week. He has written numerous articles on employment related topics. He is a member of the California State Bar and is also admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Central and Southern District of California, and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Kantor is also a member of the Labor Law Sections of the America Bar, California Bar, Los Angeles County and Beverly Hills Bar Associations.