McGuireWoods LLP announced today that
Sabrina A. Beldner, an associate from its Los Angeles office, has been
recognized by the National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Bar
Association for her achievements in law and diversity.
Beldner, a lawyer with the firm’s Labor and Employment Department, has been
named one of the “Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40” by the National LGBT Bar
Association. She was selected due to her professional reputation within the
Southern California legal community and her dedication to serving the LGBT
community throughout Los Angeles.
“Sabrina brings a unique and valuable perspective to the firm and our
clients,” said Richard
Grant, managing partner of the firm’s Los Angeles office. “We are delighted
that her hard work and efforts to advance diversity in the legal community have
“This honor is a testament to Sabrina’s commitment to promote diversity,”
Spitz, chairman of the firm's Labor and Employment Department.
Beldner represents employers in all aspects of employment-related litigation
and traditional labor law. She handles wrongful termination, discrimination,
harassment, retaliation, Family and Medical Leave Act and California Family
Rights Act, wage and hour (individual and class action), Employee Retirement
Income Security Act, and unfair competition/trade secret litigation in state and
federal jurisdictions. She also represents management in labor grievances,
arbitrations, unfair labor practices, union campaigns, and other collective