Shaw Valenza LLP • San Francisco, California
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|Shaw Valenza LLP
300 Montgomery Street, Suite 788
San Francisco, California 94104
D. Gregory Valenza is the managing partner of Shaw Valenza LLP. Greg is resident in the Firm?s San Francisco office. He practices in all areas of labor and employment law and devotes most of his practice to counseling employers, employment litigation and appeals.
After graduating from Cornell University?s School of Hotel Administration in 1985, Greg worked in hotel and restaurant management and consulting before entering law school. He graduated from New York Law School first in his class and received his Juris Doctor summa cum laude. While at New York Law School, Mr. Valenza was an articles editor of the Law Review, and received several awards, including moot court honors.
Greg serves as a mediator for the San Francisco Bar Association?s Early Settlement Program. He is a former member, Vice-Chair and Co-Chair of the California State Bar?s Committee on Legal Professionals with Disabilities.
Greg speaks regularly on a variety of employment law topics. He has authored and co-authored many articles on employment law, and has been quoted in numerous publications.
Before joining Shaw Valenza LLP, Greg spent 14 years with Jackson Lewis LLP, working in the San Francisco and Sacramento offices. Jackson Lewis promoted Greg to partner in 2000 and to managing partner of the firm?s San Francisco office in 2002.
- College: Cornell University
- Law School: New York Law School