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  • Education
    • J.D., cum laude, Order of the Coif, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 2018
    • B.A., Dean’s Honors List, University of California, Los Angeles, 2015
  • Court Admissions
    • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
    • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
Armida Derzakarian defends and counsels employers to strategically resolve sensitive workplace matters. Armida has experience representing businesses of all sizes against disputes involving discrimination, harassment, retaliation and other wrongful termination claims. She also has experience litigating wage and hour claims in both single plaintiff and class action and PAGA representative actions. Armida represents clients across a multitude of industries, including hospitality, healthcare, manufacturing and entertainment. Having previously served as in-house counsel for an entertainment company, Armida is accustomed to considering both legal ramifications and business considerations through the lens of a corporate client.