Shaw Valenza LLP • Sacramento, California
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Sacramento, California 95814
Alayna Schroeder is an associate in Shaw Valenza’s Sacramento office. Alayna’s practice focuses on providing training and advice to employers in all areas of employment law, as well as conducting internal workplace investigations. Alayna also has experience litigating wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, and other employment-related claims in state and federal court.
Alayna received a B.A. from the University of California, Davis in 1998 and a J.D. from U.C. Hastings College of the Law in 2002. During law school, Alayna was Notes Editor of the Constitutional Law Quarterly, externed for the Honorable Charlotte Woolard of the San Francisco Superior Court, and participated in the Workers’ Rights Clinic at the Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center. Alayna graduated Order of the Coif and received numerous awards for academic excellence.
Before joining Shaw Valenza, Alayna authored and edited several employment and real estate legal self-help books and worked as an associate attorney at Farella Braun + Martel in San Francisco, where her practice focused primarily on employment litigation and advising employers. Alayna also has experience working in human resources and employee relations. Alayna serves on the board of Asian Legal Services Outreach and acts as an advisor to the Sacramento Hmong Mediation Council, an organization dedicated to providing the Hmong community in the Sacramento area with culturally-appropriate alternatives to litigating disputes.
- College: University of California, Davis
- Law School: University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 2002