Cayla Whitley Tressler LLP

Whitley, Cayla Associate

  • Practice Areas
  • Education
    B.A., Santa Clara University , Communications , 2017
    J.D., University of California, Irvine – School of Law , Pro Bono Graduation Honors , 2020
  • Bar Admissions
    California , 2021
  • Court Admissions
    • U.S. District Court (C.D. of CA),
    • U.S. District Court (N.D. of CA),
    • U.S. District Court (S.D. of CA),

Whitley, Cayla Associate

Practice Focus

Cayla Whitley is an associate in Tressler’s Labor & Employment Practice Group in our Orange County, California office. Cayla primarily handles employment and litigation matters and she provides management-side labor and employment litigation defense to a broad range of clients.

Professional Background

Prior to joining Tressler, Cayla was an associate at an employment law firm where she primarily handled wage and hour class actions on behalf of plaintiffs.

While in law school, Cayla participated in Moot Court and interned at companies such as Forever 21, Lionsgate and Sundance Institute. She enjoys pro bono work that specifically helps children and participated in programs such as: Saturday Academy of Law, Educations Rights Project and ACLU Orange County: Juvenile Detention Chemical Restraints. In addition, Cayla was the Co-President of the Women’s Law Society, Co-President of the  Entertainment Law Society and the Co-Fundraising Chair of the Public Interest Law Fund.

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Personal Life

In her spare time, Cayla enjoys going to the movies, kayaking, and learning to skateboard.  

  • Practice Areas
  • Education
    B.A., Santa Clara University , Communications , 2017
    J.D., University of California, Irvine – School of Law , Pro Bono Graduation Honors , 2020
  • Bar Admissions
    California , 2021
  • Court Admissions
    • U.S. District Court (C.D. of CA),
    • U.S. District Court (N.D. of CA),
    • U.S. District Court (S.D. of CA),