Carly M. Nese represents employers in all aspects of labor and employment law, including discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, employee discipline, and state and federal wage and hour claims. She advises clients and responds to Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) and unfair labor practice charges; defends employers in unemployment insurance defense claims; and drafts employment contracts and workplace policies.

In law school, Carly served as a note and comment editor for the Loyola Law School Entertainment Law Review. She also served as an extern to the Hon. Stuart M. Rice of the Los Angeles Superior Court.

Professional & Community Affiliations


Los Angeles County Bar Association


Labor and Employment Section

State Bar of California

News, Analysis & Press

Petitions for Factual Innocence

Daily Journal

February 2013

Speaking Engagements

2018 Southern California Regional Employer

October 26, 2018


  • J.D., Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 2009
  • B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 2004cum laude

Bar Admission



  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California