Overview

Goldie Davidoff focuses her practice on defending employers in discrimination (sex, age, gender, disability, race), harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, and wage and hour matters. Goldie represents clients in state and federal courts throughout the West Coast, and in matters filed with agencies including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the State of Washington Human Rights Commission, and the State of Washington Department of Labor and Industries on matters arising under:

  • Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
  • The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • The Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA)
  • The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • Related state laws

In addition, Goldie advises clients on a wide range of employee relations matters, including:

  • Workplace harassment
  • Internal investigations
  • Compliance with FMLA and ADA
  • Human resource policies and practices
  • Wage and hour compliance
  • Disciplinary action and termination
  • Employment agreements
  • Separation agreements

Prior to joining Littler, Goldie worked for two national full-service law firms, gaining valuable and extensive litigation experience. In law school, she served as research assistant for the Zief Law Library and a teaching assistant for Alternative Dispute Resolution. She also externed for the Honorable Tomar Mason (ret.) of the San Francisco Superior Court and the San Francisco County Public Defender’s Office in the Juvenile Unit.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Volunteer

King County Superior Court Dependency CASA Program

April 2018-present

News, Analysis & Press

Opinion Letters – A Valuable But Often an Underutilized Tool by Employers: The Department of Labor Authors Six New Opinion Letters Responding to Unique FMLA and FLSA Employment Issues

Employee Relations Law Journal, Aspen Publishers Inc.

Summer 2019

Education

  • J.D., University of San Francisco School of Law, 2012
  • B.A., University of Wisconsin, Madison, 2008

Bar Admission

Washington
California

Courts

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California