Nasim S. Tourkaman focuses her employment litigation practice on the representation of employers and management in state and federal courts. She defends various employment law claims ranging from discrimination and harassment, to wrongful termination and retaliation. Nasim also represents employers before various administrative agencies, such as the EEOC, DFEH, and DLSE. 

Nasim previously worked as associate attorney in the Irvine office of a national labor and employment law firm.

Professional & Community Affiliations


Orange County Bar Association


Los Angeles County Bar Association


Communications Director 2020

Iranian American Bar Association, Orange County Chapter


Named, Ones to Watch

The Best Lawyers in America®


Recipient, Dean's Merit Scholarship

University of California, Davis School of Law

News, Analysis & Press

Is Charter School Work Public or Private?

California Constructor

March-April 2019

Speaking Engagements

Digital Nomads and Other Global Mobility Issues

Asinta Global Conference, San Francisco, CA

May 10, 2023

COVID-19 Challenges and the Path Ahead

Iranian American Bar Association, via Zoom

April 10, 2020


  • J.D., University of California, Davis School of Law, 2014
  • B.A., University of California, San Diego, 2011Provost Honors


  • Farsi

Bar Admission



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