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Brown, Bicvan Associate

  • Los Angeles
    1901 Avenue of the Stars
    Suite 450
    Los Angeles, CA 90067
    Orange County, CA
    2 Park Plaza
    Suite 1050
    Irvine, CA 92614
  • T: 949.336.1633
  • F: 949.752.0645
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  • Practice Areas
  • Education
    J.D., Western State University College of Law
    Certificate, Duke University , International Law
    B.A., University of California, Irvine , Social Ecology
  • Languages
    English, Spanish, Vietnamese
  • Bar Admissions
    California , 1999
  • Court Admissions

Brown, Bicvan Associate

Practice Focus

Bicvan Brown is an associate in the Employment Litigation practice. She focuses her practice on labor and employment trials, class actions, arbitrations and mediations. She has experience in handling wage and hour class actions, workers’ compensation defense and insurance defense matters.

Her litigation practice includes defending employment actions under the Fair Employment and Housing Act including gender, pregnancy, race, ancestry, color, religion, age, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, wrongful termination claims, whistleblower claims, wage and hour claims, FLSA collective actions, PAGA actions and retaliation matters. Bicvan also represents employers in administrative actions before the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Department of Fair Employment and Housing, and the California Labor Commission and Bicvan provides best practices advice on topics such as how to successfully hire and fire employees; successfully navigating the ADA-required interactive process; how to provide reasonable accommodations; creating up-to-date arbitration agreements to waive class action trials, commission agreements, expense reimbursement policies, and employee handbooks; and accurate translations of employee handbooks to Spanish.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Vietnamese American Bar Association of Southern California, Member
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Member
  • Claims & Litigation Management Alliance, Member
  • Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS), Member
  • Emerging Insurance Professionals, Member

Publications

Recent Publications

Presentations

"Successfully Navigating the ADA-Required Interactive Process," Webinar to Knowledge Conferences, May 11, 2017 

"PAGA/Class Actions/ADA Interactive Process," CLE webinar to Tressler LLP, May 17, 2017

“How To Hire And Fire Employees,” September 19, 2017 

“Leave Law Updates Including The California New Parent Leave Act,” January 23, 2018