Lena Ryan practices employment litigation involving a variety of issues, including discrimination, harassment, whistleblowing, wage-and-hour violations, and employment-related torts and contacts.
Lena's experience includes second-chairing a jury trial in federal court, securing a complete defense verdict for her client in a case involving whistleblower allegations by a current employee. Marilyn Graulich v. Rabobank, N.A., No. 2:11-cv-02288-DMG (C.D. Cal. 2012).
Before joining Orrick, Lena worked as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Andrew D. Hurwitz on the Arizona Supreme Court. Lena also was a summer associate at Heller Ehrman, Osborn Maledon, and Perkins Coie.