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Jennifer Pirozzi

Jennifer Pirozzi

Lecturer in Law

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA

Last Updated: August 28, 2019




Jennifer Pirozzi advises and represents employers in a broad range of labor and employment matters, including non-compete, non-solicitation and trade secret matters, breach of contract, wage and hour class actions, and claims for discrimination and retaliation. She represents clients before federal and state courts, and before various administrative agencies.

Prior to joining Littler Mendelson, Pirozzi worked as an associate at a law firm in Minnesota where she represented employers in business and employment-related matters. She was also an officer in the Air Force for several years, where she handled personnel matters and provided human resources support to all Air Force personnel assigned to the Pentagon.

In law school, Pirozzi was a member of the student editorial board for the Federal Circuit Bar Journal, where she wrote her case note on the then-recent developments of the Family Medical Leave Act.

She earned a BS degree from the United States Air Force Academy and a JD from George Mason University School of Law. 

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Los Angeles Times
January 15, 2020
Re: Wayne Sandholtz

Wayne Sandholtz, a faculty member part of both USC Gould and USC Dornsife, wrote an op-ed discussing how Trump is “a few steps from becoming a new kind of autocrat –an elected one.” He analyzes how Trump’s strategies and actions mirror those of other elected autocrats, naming Viktor Orban, Vladimir Putin, and Rodrigo Duterte as examples.

RECENT SCHOLARSHIP

Ariela Gross
November, 2019

Ariela Gross has been elected as the new Chair of the Legal History Section of the American Association of Law Schools. 

Daniel Klerman
November, 2019

“Legal Origin from Outer Space,” Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Claremont-McKenna College, Claremont, CA.

Thomas D. Lyon
November, 2019

Thomas Lyon commented on Roseanna Sommers’, “Commonsense Consent,” at the 14th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Claremont-McKenna College.