David M. deRubertis is the founder and principal attorney at the deRubertis Law Firm in Studio City, California. During his more than decade long career, David has produced numerous settlements and verdicts in excess of one million dollars. He focuses his practice on employment discrimination and wrongful termination.
A seasoned trial lawyer, David has successfully argued two landmark cases before the California Supreme Court. He has been repeatedly recognized by the Los Angeles Daily Journal and the San Francisco Daily Journal as one of the state’s top 10 plaintiff employment law attorneys. David has served on the California Employment Lawyers Association executive board, as well as the State Bar’s labor and employment law board.
Some of his significant cases include co-counseling the case of Roby v. McKesson HBOC (the largest employment verdict in the nation for 2004 and then the largest single plaintiff disability discrimination verdict in California history); lead counsel in Vargas and Hofmeister v. City of San Diego (reportedly the largest pre-trial settlement of a non-class action employment case by the city of San Diego; co-authoring the Amicus brief on behalf of the California Employment Lawyers Association in the punitive damages case of Johnson v. Ford (2005); lead… Read More