Grace M. Park is an employment attorney in the Pasadena office of Vanderford & Ruiz, LLP. Her practice encompasses the defense of both public and private employers against individual and class action claims of discrimination, harassment, whistleblowing, retaliation, wrongful termination, defamation, and wage and hour violations before state and federal courts.
Ms. Park received her J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, and her B.A. in Political Science from the University of California at Berkeley. During law school, she served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Ronald Quidachay of the San Francisco Superior Court, and for the Honorable James Lambden of the California Court of Appeal, First District. She also earned the CALI and Witkin Award (highest grade) in Advanced Legal Research and Analysis, and Legal Writing and Research.
Prior to joining Vanderford & Ruiz, LLP, she served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Laurie Zelon of the California Court of Appeal, Second District.
Ms. Park is admitted to practice law before all courts in the State of California, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.
In her spare time, Ms. Park enjoys the theater, museums, and traveling abroad.
- Employment Law
- Wage and Hour Law
- Public Entity Defense
- General Litigation