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JaVon A. Payton

Associate
Orange County

P 949-885-5246
F 949-885-1380
JaVon.Payton@jacksonlewis.com

Biography

JaVon A. Payton is an Associate in the Orange County, California, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. Ms. Payton represents employers on traditional labor law issues, including union elections and unfair labor practice charges.  

Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, Ms. Payton worked as a general litigation associate at a firm in Orange County. She practiced in matters concerning fair housing and employment and family law. In addition, in 2017, Ms. Payton was selected to serve on the Board of Advisors for the Center of First Amendment Studies program at California State University, Long Beach, in which she provides her expertise regarding first amendment matters. During her undergraduate studies, Ms. Payton participated in various moot court, as well as speech and debate competitions.

Professional Associations and Activities

  • Orange County Bar Association

 

Pro Bono and Community Involvement

  • American Moot Court Association, Volunteer Judge
  • California State University, Long Beach – Center for First Amendment Studies, Board of Advisors

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February 14, 2019
SHRM

Jonathan Siegel and JaVon Payton Author "Union Challenges Decision on California Break Rules for Truck Drivers"

February 14, 2019

Jonathan Siegel and JaVon Payton author "Union Challenges Decision on California Break Rules for Truck Drivers," published by SHRM. Subscription may be required to view article Read More

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Teamsters Challenges Federal Agency Decision on California Break Rules on Interstate Truck Drivers
February 1, 2019

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Local 2785 has filed a petition for review to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) determination that California’s meal and rest break rules are preempted as applied to drivers of commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) subject to the FMCSAR Read More

Teamsters Challenges Federal Agency Decision on California Break Rules on Interstate Truck Drivers
February 1, 2019

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Local 2785 has filed a petition for review to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) determination that California’s meal and rest break rules are preempted as applied to drivers of commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) subject to the FMCSA& Read More