Overview

Nasim Khansari advises and represents employers in a broad range of labor and employment matters. She is also a member of the Littler's 'Ohana Affinity Group, which meets to discuss firm and diversity initiatives, including associate development, mentorship, retention programs and opportunities to leverage skills in order to better service clients. In January 2019, Nasim was selected a National Employment Law Council (NELC) fellow. In 2018, Nasim third-chaired a successful PAGA bench trial supporting the lead trial attorneys with successful motions to exclude expert witnesses and a motion for judgment which the judge ultimately granted.

Prior to joining Littler, Nasim was the project director at Asian Americans Advancing Justice overseeing the citizenship and ESL departments where she practiced immigration law for five years. She also managed a national, statewide, and local network of Asian Pacific Islander-serving organizations helping to build and sustain capacity immigration services.

While in law school, Nasim was a member of the St. Thomas More Law Honor Society, the Loyola Immigrant Justice Clinic, and the Young Lawyers Program. She was named a Loyola Law Academic Scholar after making the top 10% of her class.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

National Employment Law Council (NELC)

2019-present

Member

Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles

2016-present

Board Member

Asian Pacific Policy and Planning Council

2017-2018

Recognition

Academy Fellow

National Employment Law Council (NELC)

2019

St. Thomas More Law Honor Society

Loyola Law School, Los Angeles

Speaking Engagements

Understanding and Preventing Sexual Harassment and Workplace Bullying Training for Employees (Spanish)

Client presentation

June 2019

Keynote Speaker

iCount Diversity & Inclusion Conference, Los Angeles County Public Library

May 9, 2019

Panelist and Lead, Naturalization and Law

National Immigrant Integration Conference, Phoenix, AZ

December 10, 2017

Panelist, White House Task Force on New Americans

Los Angeles, CA

January 26, 2016

Education

  • J.D., Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 2017
  • B.A., California State University Channel Islands, 2009

Languages

  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Bar Admission

California