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Samantha N. Hoffman

Office Managing Principal
Orange County

P 949-885-1360
F 949-885-1380


Samantha Hoffman is the Office Managing Principal of the Orange County, California, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. and is a member of the firm’s Board of Directors.

Ms. Hoffman’s practice is focused on employment litigation on behalf of management as well as advice and counsel on a wide array of employment law issues. She has litigated single and multi-plaintiff cases, in both state and federal courts and in arbitration, as well as before state administrative agencies, on virtually all aspects of employment law from wage and hour to harassment, discrimination, disabilities cases, trade secrets, and ERISA. She also has experience handling class actions on wage and hour issues, with class size ranging from a few hundred employees to in excess of a hundred thousand employees and including both California specific and nationwide class actions. Additionally, she has first-chaired trials and arbitrations.

While attending law school, she was a member of Loyola Law Review. She also interned at the Western Law Center for Disability Rights focusing on disabilities rights law.

Honors and Recognitions

  • Who’s Who Legal, Labour and Employment
  • Daily Journal, "Top 20 Attorneys Under 40 in California" (2013)
  • Association of Corporate Counsel Southern California Chapter, "Rising Star" (2012)
Best Lawyers Award Badge

Professional Associations and Activities

  • American Bar Association

Published Works

  • “Pretty People Need Not Apply,” Orange County Business Journal, Vol. 36, No. 11, March 18, 2013.

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August 15, 2018
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Jackson Lewis Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019

August 15, 2018

WHITE PLAINS, NY (August 15, 2018) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce more than 200 attorneys throughout the firm’s locations have been named to the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, a publication that has become universally regarded as a definitive guide to legal... Read More

July 23, 2018
Orange County Business Journal

Jackson Lewis is Spotlighted on 2018 "Best Places to Work in Orange County" List

July 23, 2018

Jackson Lewis is ranked #10 on the 2018 "Best Places to Work in Orange County" list published by the Orange County Business Journal.  Subscription may be required to view article  Read More

December 1, 2017
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Jackson Lewis Publishes Q3 Diversity and Inclusion Committee Newsletter

December 1, 2017

Please enjoy our Diversity and Inclusion Committee Newsletter for the third quarter of 2017.  This edition includes personal, diversity-focused messages from our Chairman, Board of Directors liaison, Diversity and Inclusion Committee Chair and Diversity Committee Manager, and highlights diversity-related achievements, activities,... Read More

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