Overview

Britney Noelle Torres represents employers in a broad range of employment law matters arising under federal and state law, including:

  • Discrimination
  • Harassment
  • Wage and hour law and class actions
  • Retaliation and wrongful termination
  • Unfair competition law and non-compete and non-solicit agreements
  • Trade secrets
  • Fair employment practices

She has successfully defended employers against claims in state and federal court and is experienced in all phases of civil litigation, including pleadings, law and motion, complex discovery issues, arbitration, mediation and jury and bench trials.

Prior to joining Littler, Britney worked with a Los Angeles law firm specializing in general civil litigation, particularly in the areas of securities, labor and employment, unfair competition and professional malpractice matters.

While in law school, she was a member of the Review of Law and Social Justice and Vice-President of the Latino Law Student Association. She externed for the Hon. S. James Otero, U.S. District Court Judge for the Central District of California, interned with the U.S. Attorney's Office in Los Angeles, and studied abroad at Bond University in Robina, Australia. Britney also studied abroad at the Universidad Católica de la Argentina in Buenos Aires, Argentina, during her undergraduate studies.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Sacramento County Bar Association

Member

American Bar Association

Vice Chair

Programs Committee, Women Lawyers of Sacramento

Fellow

National Employment Law Council

News, Analysis & Press

The Standard for Admitting Electronic Party-Opponent Admissions

Criminal Law Journal, Vol. 13 Issue 2

Fall 2013

Books & Book Chapters

  • ABA 2018 Mid-winter Report of 2017 Cases, Contributing author

Speaking Engagements

Spring 2017 Northern California Breakfast Briefings

Chico, Modesto, Redding, Sacramento and Stockton, CA

April 6-19, 2017

Oh Baby! Navigating Pregnancy and Parental Leave Laws in California

SAHRA Legal Series, Sacramento, CA

March 16, 2016

Fall 2015 Northern California Breakfast Briefings

Chico, Modesto, Redding, Sacramento and Stockton, CA

October – November 2015

Education

  • J.D., University of Southern California Gould School of Law, 2012
  • B.S., Pepperdine University, 2009magna cum laude
  • B.A., Pepperdine University, 2009magna cum laude

Languages

  • Spanish

Bar Admission

California

Courts

  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit