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Lisa A. Wegner

Ms. Wegner has extensive experience handling all aspects of business disputes, including class actions, fraud, unfair business practices, employment, real estate, foreclosure actions, probate, insolvency, and bankruptcy proceedings. She has served as lead counsel in trying numerous actions to defense verdicts under the Americans with Disabilities Act and California companion statutes. In addition, Ms. Wegner also has significant appellate experience, including several published decisions to her credit. She has argued matters before…

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Julie R. Trotter

Julie R. Trotter is a shareholder at Call & Jensen, a full-service litigation boutique headquartered in Newport Center for 40 years. Ms. Trotter specializes in the area of employment litigation and advice and counsel, and has represented clients in a variety of commercial disputes with a particular focus on class action and PAGA wage and hour disputes, employment discrimination, retaliation, harassment, wrongful termination, and claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act. She…

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James Alan Spear

James A. Spear obtained his Juris Doctorate degree from Chapman University Fowler School of Law, and graduated from Pepperdine University with a double major in Business Administration and Economics. Mr. Spear’s practice focuses on business and employment litigation, specializing in defending employers against wage and hour claims, employee misclassification, wrongful termination, meal and rest break claims, discrimination, harassment, and retaliation claims. Prior to practicing law, Mr. Spear enjoyed a successful career as…

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Joshua G. Simon

Joshua G. Simon obtained his Juris Doctorate degree from Harvard Law School. His practice involves a broad range of complex business litigation, with an emphasis on employment matters, shareholder disputes, environmental law, and consumer class actions. He is an experienced litigator and trial lawyer, having prevailed in state and federal courts throughout California. Super Lawyers has awarded Mr. Simon Southern California Rising Star for the maximum number of years possible. Mr. Simon…

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Chris Scheithauer

Chris C. Scheithauer represents clients on civil litigation matters, with a focus on employment class action litigation and advice, as well as employee benefit litigation and counseling under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). Chris’ employment practice involves representing employers in defending individual and class action claims pertaining to wage and hour disputes, employment discrimination and harassment (under California and federal law), wrongful termination, breach of employment contract, unfair…

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L. Lisa Sandoval

Lisa Sandoval focuses her practice on high-stakes complex civil litigation. Ms. Sandoval has secured favorable judgments and settlements in all stages of litigation in both state and federal courts. Her clients entrust her with a wide variety of cases, including all matters of intellectual property—copyright, trademark, and trade secret litigation—complex commercial disputes, employment and labor law litigation, and class actions. She also counsels clients to achieve their goals before any litigation commences…

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Aaron L. Renfro

For the fourth consecutive year, Aaron Renfro has been selected to the Super Lawyers List—a distinction recognizing the top five percent of attorneys nationwide. RECENT ACCOMPLISHMENTS $9 million dollar jury verdict in a business dispute involving breach of contract and defamation claims Appellate victory at 9th Circuit Court of Appeal—reversed 9th Circuit precedent to limit the number of statutory damages awards a copyright owner may be awarded for infringement of a single…

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Ryan M. McNamara

Ryan M. McNamara is a shareholder at Call & Jensen and a trial lawyer. Mr. McNamara specializes in the defense of claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) and California’s Unruh Act and has successfully defended hundreds of corporations and business owners of all sizes from ADA lawsuits. Mr. McNamara is one of California’s most experienced ADA defense lawyers and, since joining Call & Jensen in 2007, Mr. McNamara has tried…

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Mireya Llaurado

Mireya Llaurado focuses her practice on the litigation of complex employment disputes. Having worked in-house as an employment counsel and a litigator, Mireya well understands the need to address legal matters in a timely and efficient manner. In addressing employment law questions for employers, she focuses on providing practical advice that in-house counsel and Human Resources can implement with their internal clients. Mireya has significant trial experience, prevailing in every case in…

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Melinda Evans

At Call & Jensen, Melinda Evans has had a diverse litigation practice defending various intellectual property, employment, real estate, and civil rights cases, including several class actions. Much of her recent cases and consulting work have been in the areas of fashion copyright, wage and hour disputes, and the Americans with Disabilities Act. In the course of her litigation work, Ms. Evans has taken the lead on numerous appeals and post-trial motions,…

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