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Bryan Schwartz Law Principal Elected to Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center Board of Directors

April 24, 2015, San Francisco- The Legal Aid Society - Employment Law Center (LAS-ELC), the preeminent organization helping low-wage workers in California, has elected Bryan Schwartz to its Board of Directors. The LAS-ELC helps thousands of needy Californians every year who are victims of wage theft, discrimination and harassment, and other employment violations. Mr. Schwartz, the principal of Bryan Schwartz Law, in Oakland, has been a volunteer and speaker at LAS-ELC's Workers' Rights Clinic for many years and has coordinated fellowship opportunities for law students and new attorneys to be trained and help at the LAS-ELC.

"I am very proud to join the distinguished group of leaders who help the LAS-ELC's remarkable staff in the organization's crucial mission of serving under-served communities. In my view, no one does more for California's low-wage workers than LAS-ELC, and I look forward to helping them to keep fighting this righteous fight for many years to come," said Schwartz, about his election.

Attorney Bryan Schwartz opened his law firm in January 2009. Bryan Schwartz Law is dedicated to continuing the struggle for civil rights and equality of employment opportunity and helping Americans from every background to achieve their highest career potential. The firm has helped recover tens of millions of dollars in individual, class, and collective actions involving discrimination and retaliation, harassment, denied disability accommodations, whistleblower reprisal, wage and hour violations, public and federal employees' rights, and severance negotiations.

Bryan Schwartz Law is located at 1330 Broadway, Suite 1630, Oakland, CA 94612. The telephone number is (510) 444-9300.