The Maloney Firm represents clients in trials, arbitrations and appeals in state and federal courts, and also regularly counsels clients on a wide range of business matters delivering cost-effective solutions for their legal needs.


Clients of The Maloney Firm receive expertise in and outside of court, even when up against larger, national firms. Always looking out for its clients’ best interests, The Maloney Firm provides significant expertise without significant cost.

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Cal/OSHA’s Revised COVID-19 ETS is Approved, Bringing Relaxed Masking and Physical Distancing Requirements Jun 18, 2021

Update: Cal/OSHA revised their Model COVID-19 Prevention Program (CPP) on June 29, 2021 to reflect the changes in the newly revised COVID-19 ETS. Access the newly revised Model CPP here. On June 17, 2021, Cal/OSHA’s Occupational Safety & Health Standards Board (OSHSB) approved significant revisions to the Emergency Temporary Standards for COVID-19 Prevention (ETS), which include […]

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SF and LA County District Attorneys Wage War Against Potter Handy LLP Over Meritless Disability Lawsuits; Provide Roadmap For Private Defendants To Defeat Claims Jun 30, 2022

By Carl Mueller, Esq., The Maloney Firm, APC . Potter Handy LLP (“Potter Handy”) has long been a scourge to Southern California small businesses. Using repeat “serial filers,” Potter Handy has filed thousands of lawsuits against small businesses under the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) and the California Unruh Civil Rights Act (“Unruh Act”). While […]

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Patrick Maloney Named “Legal Visionary” by the 2022 LA Times Business of Law Magazine Jun 27, 2022

Congratulations to our Founding Partner Patrick Maloney, who has been profiled in the LA Times’s 2022 Business of Law Magazine as a “Legal Visionary.” Read his full profile at this link. . This month, Patrick and the Maloney Firm also celebrated the firm’s tenth anniversary, and firm attorneys Gregory Smith, Carl Mueller, and Elizabeth Schaus‘s selections to the 2022 Super Lawyers […]

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Minimum Wage Rates Scheduled to Increase Across California on July 1, 2022 Jun 23, 2022

On July 1, 2022, minimum wages in several cities and localities across California are scheduled to increase. Employers should comply with local wage rates and update their minimum wage postings accordingly.* . Learn more about minimum wage rates across California at: . *With some exceptions, California Employees must be paid the minimum wage […]

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Celebrating The Maloney Firm’s 10th Anniversary Jun 09, 2022

. This June, we proudly celebrate The Maloney Firm’s 10th anniversary. We extend our sincere gratitude to the nearly 700 clients from across the globe who have entrusted us with their legal needs, and we look forward to many more years of success. .

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Join Us in Welcoming Dylan Blakeley to the Maloney Firm Apr 29, 2022

The Maloney Firm is pleased to welcome Dylan P. Blakeley to our Litigation Department. . Prior to joining the Maloney Firm, Dylan worked as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Steven J. Kleifield of the Los Angeles Superior Court. Dylan also has prior experience at a boutique firm, where he handled various litigation matters […]

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Cal/OSHA Readopts and Updates COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standards Apr 26, 2022

On April 21, 2022, the California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board (OSHSB) approved an updated third readoption of the Emergency Temporary Standards for COVID-19 Prevention (ETS). This iteration of the ETS will take effect on May 6, 2022, and will expire on December 31, 2022. Learn more about the most significant updates to the […]

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