Mr. Turner is a partner of the firm. His practice focuses on class actions and general litigation.

He has successfully represented clients on both plaintiff and defense sides, thereby providing him with a unique litigation advantage which serves his clients by strategically settling cases favorably and efficiently. His substantial complex litigation experience has successfully taken his clients through trials, arbitrations and appeals.  The results he has achieved in class actions include payouts to class members in amounts the judge who approved the settlement described as “higher than he ever sees” in such cases.  He also routinely provides general litigation counseling and advice, among which he offers assessments for legal risk exposure and pre-litigation mitigation plans.

Some of his significant class action and representative matters include:

  • Sanchez v. Pierre Landscape, Inc., L.A.S.C. Case No. BC613747 (wage and hour class action defense);
  • Coleman v. Platinum Group of Companies, Inc., L.A.S.C. Case No. BC521784 (wage and hour class action prosecution);
  • Dall v. Post Alarm Systems, L.A.S.C. Case No. BC598528 (wage and hour class action defense);
  • Veera v. Banana Republic, LLC, 6 Cal. App. 5th 907 (2016) (false advertising and unfair competition class action prosecution);
  • Etman v. The Gap, Inc., L.A.S.C. Case No. BC 547161 (false advertising and unfair competition class action prosecution);
  • Loftus v. Ferguson Enterprises, Inc., L.A.S.C. Case No. BC403691 (wage and hour class action defense);
  • Holzer v. Wedbush Securities, Inc., L.A.S.C. Case No. BC550462 (wage and hour class action defense);
  • Semprini v. Wedbush Securities, Inc., O.C.S.C. Case No. 30-2015-00776114-CU-OE-CXC (wage and hour class action defense);
  • Marler v. E.M. Johansing, LLC, V.C.S.C. Case No. 56-2009-00361106 (fraud and unfair competition class action prosecution);
  • Fitzwilliam v. Wedbush Morgan, Inc., L.A.S.C. Case No. BC435311 (wage and hour and unfair competition class action defense);
  • Lee v. A.T.&T. Wireless, L.A.S.C. Case No. BC 326118 (false advertising and unfair competition class action prosecution);
  • Boyd v. A.T.& T. Wireless, L.A.S.C. Case No. BC 374057 (false advertising and unfair competition class action prosecution);
  • Kwikset v. Superior Court, 51 Cal. 4th 310 (2011) (false advertising and unfair competition class action defense);
  • Colgan v. Leatherman Tool Group, Inc., 135 Cal. App. 4th 663 (2006) (false advertising and unfair competition class action defense);
  • CAD/CAM Publishing, Inc. v. Archer, S.D.S.C. Case No. GIC 756904 (securities class action defense);
  • Anderson v. Tropicana Products, Inc., U.S.D.C. Case No. SA CV99-352 GLT (EEx) (mass action prosecution); and
  • Anderson v. Selectivend, Inc., L.A.S.C. Case No. BC 267262 (unfair competition class action prosecution).