Highrise Networks | Gary McLaughlin

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld

1999 Avenue of the Stars

Suite 600

Los Angeles, CA 90067


d. (310) 728-3358

f.  (310) 229-1001





Century City II

Gary McLaughlin



Gary McLaughlin focuses on the representation and counseling of employers in a wide variety of labor and employment matters, especially class, collective, and representative actions and other complex employment disputes. He represents Fortune 500 companies and other major employers in high stakes litigation and provides strategic counseling to avoid litigation.


Practice & Background

Mr. McLaughlin represents employers in employment and related matters in state and federal courts and before administrative agencies.  His practice includes extensive experience with wage and hour class action litigation, as well as discrimination, harassment, retaliation and wrongful termination claims.  Mr. McLaughlin also frequently counsels employers on labor and employment matters, such as wage and hour matters, terminations, investigations, family and medical leaves, employee handbooks, independent contractor issues, and contracts.  Mr. McLaughlin has represented clients in a variety of industries including retail, food services, insurance, healthcare, and entertainment.

Mr. McLaughlin received his B.A. with distinction in 1996 and his J.D. in 2001 from the University of Virginia, where he served as an editorial board member of the Virginia Law Review and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa.


Highrise Networks, Inc.

800 S. Figueroa, Suite 925

Los Angeles, CA 90017



(213) 712-9080