GAIL LIN is an associate at Outten & Golden LLP in California and focuses her practice on class actions in federal court. She is a member of the firm’s Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Practice Group and the Class Action Practice Group. She has represented tens of thousands of employees in a wide range of industries. As an employment lawyer, Ms. Lin has practiced in every federal circuit in the United States, including appellate and bankruptcy courts.

Before joining Outten & Golden, Ms. Lin represented plaintiffs and defendants in various labor and employment matters, including whistleblower claims, harassment, discrimination, retaliation, breach of employment contracts, tort claims, and restrictive covenants. Ms. Lin interned for the Honorable Judith Chirlin, Superior Court of California (Los Angeles). She is a member of the National Employment Lawyers Association and American Bar Association.

Ms. Lin has written about mass layoffs and cases arising under the Fair Labor Standards Act and Family and Medical Leave Act. She is admitted to practice law in the states of California, New York and New Jersey, and in the U.S. District Courts for the Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York, Central District of California, Northern District of California, District of New Jersey, District of Colorado, and the United States Supreme Court.

GAIL LIN  is an associate at Outten & Golden LLP in California and focuses her practice on class actions and WARN Act claims in federal court in a wide range of industries. She has represented tens of thousands of employees in every federal circuit in the United States, including appellate and bankruptcy courts.

Before joining Outten & Golden, Ms. Lin represented plaintiffs and defendants in various labor and employment matters, including whistleblower claims, harassment, discrimination, retaliation, breach of employment contracts, tort claims, and restrictive covenants. She has also represented pension funds and health and welfare funds in ERISA actions before U.S. bankruptcy, trial, and appellate courts in which tens of millions of dollars of fund assets have been recovered.

From 1998-1999, Ms. Lin interned for the Honorable Judith Chirlin, Superior Court of California (Los Angeles). While in law school Ms. Lin worked for Legal Aid of Los Angeles, where she assisted low-income and senior homeowners who were victims of contractor and mortgage fraud. For this work Loyola Law School awarded her a Public Interest Law Fellowship. She has also worked on the Innocence Project, which uses DNA evidence to appeal wrongful convictions, and helped to investigate allegations of police corruption in the Los Angeles Police Department and to prosecute wrongful death actions against law enforcement officials.  

Bar/Professional Activity

Ms. Lin is a member of the National Employment Lawyers Association.

Ms. Lin has written about mass layoffs and cases arising under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

She is admitted to practice law in the states of California, New York and New Jersey, and in the U.S. District Courts for the Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York, Central District of California, Northern District of California, District of New Jersey, District of Colorado, and the United States Supreme Court. 

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