David Lavi, Esq.

Mr. Lavi represents employees who have been wrongfully terminated by their employers, and who have been stripped away from their hard-earned wages in wage and hour litigation. David handles all types of labor and employment matters, including discrimination, sexual harassment, wage and hour, medical and disability leave, pregnancy discrimination, prevailing wages, and wrongful termination. As a strong believer that employers should be held accountable to their employees for their corporate growth, Mr. Lavi as a trial litigator will pursue all remedies available to his clients. Mr. Lavi is the managing partner of the Wage and Hour division of E&L, LLP, who routinely represents employers in wage and hour class and representative actions.

Mr. Lavi’s courtroom presence is captivating.  He is vivid, ensuring not only the jurors understand his client, but also understand the legal arguments that sets the difference in each case.


David is a member of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of California. David is also an active member of the American Bar Association, Beverly Hills Bar Association, and Los Angeles County Bar Association,

Community Involvement

  • Judge, American Mock Trial Association, UCLA SSIC at UCLA Anderson School of Management
  • Judge, American Mock Trial Association, Inaugural Paradise Invitational at Santa Barbara Courthouse