On Wednesday, January 25, 2012, employment law attorney Jenna Leyton will be a featured speaker at San Diego Society for Human Resource Management’s (SD SHRM) North Coast – Legal Update.

Jenna is an associate of Pettit Kohn’s Employment & Labor practice and is also a co-founder of the firm’s Appellate practice group. Jenna represents business entities in all aspects of employment litigation, including defense of claims involving discrimination, retaliation, harassment, wrongful termination, wage and hour disputes and trade misappropriation. She also provides counseling to employers on a variety of day-to-day employment matters, and she routinely lectures on employment law trends and developments at human resource seminars. Most recently, Jenna was awarded San Diego Daily Transcript’s Young Attorneys award.

The legal update will provide members of SD SHRM’s North Coast Chapter a condensed review of the Law Day Conference held on January 18, 2012. Topics include: confidentiality/non-compete agreements, discrimination, wage and hour, and legislative updates. The two-hour presentaion will offer human resource professionals what they need to know for 2012.