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Roderick P. Bushnell

Born in Buffalo, New York; admitted to bar, 1970, California; 1971, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; 1973, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; 1980, U.S. Supreme Court; 1984, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Education: Rutgers University (B.A., 1966); Georgetown University Law Center (J.D., 1969).

Member: Bar Association of San Francisco (Member, Labor and Employment Law Section; Arbitrator, Fee Dispute Committee; Panelist, Early Settlement Program; Arbitrator, Civil Matters, San Francisco County Superior Court; State Bar of California (Member, Labor and Employment Law Section; Litigation Section); The American Association of Justice, (Labor & Employment Section); American Bar Association (Labor & Employment Section and International Law Section); Consumer Attorneys of California; San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association; California Employment Lawyers Association; California Lawyers for the Arts (Secretary of Board of Directors, 1985-1987; Member of Board of Directors, (1984 - 1998); Member, Board of Directors, 1979-2008 -- and Chairman of Board, 1981-1984, Bread & Roses, Inc.; Early Neutral Evaluator, United States District Court, Northern District of California; Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate (1993 to present); Who’s Who in American Law; Who’s Who in America; designated a “Northern California Super Lawyer” by Law and Politics, and the San Francisco Magazine (2006-2016).

Mr. Bushnell focuses on employment counseling, mediation, arbitration, and litigation. He has tried numerous employment cases on behalf of employees, including a landmark sexual harassment case against the Chief of Police of San Francisco, and many matters involving the television, radio and entertainment industries. He presently lectures at labor and employment seminars such as those offered by the Practicing Law Institute for attorneys and Human Resource personnel.


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