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Yvette  Davis

Yvette Davis

Orange County
2030 Main Street
Suite 1525
Irvine, CA 92614
Los Angeles
555 South Flower Street
Forty-Fifth Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
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Ms. Davis is the leader of the Employment & Labor Practice Group and co-chair of the Construction Law Practice Group. Her practice concentrates on defending clients in a wide variety of matters including sexual harassment, wrongful termination, discrimination, wage and hour, and claims under the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) in both State and Federal Courts. She also has experience handling complex construction defect litigation for developers, and is well versed with construction litigation representing subcontractors and owners in both residential and commercial settings.

Ms. Davis regularly advises and counsels clients regarding compliance with complex and evolving employment laws and regulations in areas that include:

  • wage & hour issues
  • hiring, retention, firing and references
  • defamation
  • discrimination and harassment
  • employee privacy issues
  • workplace investigations
  • performance reviews and discipline
  • employee leave laws
  • ADA interactive process/workplace accommodation
  • severance agreements

Her clients include Fortune 500 companies, award-winning advertising agencies, facility services providers, and national retailers among others.

Ms. Davis routinely represents clients in employment administrative proceedings appearing before the California Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) under the Labor Commissioner’s office and the California Unemployment Insurance Appeals Board.

Prior to rejoining Haight Brown & Bonesteel, Ms. Davis interned in the Labor & Agencies Department of a national insurance client, working closely with Human Resources.

March 3, 2023
Brave New “Labor” World
Presentation by Yvette Davis
September 16, 2020
The Lost Art of Damages
July 27, 2018
Presentation by Yvette Davis
November 2, 2016
Presentation by Yvette Davis
July 24, 2015
Presentation by Yvette Davis
December 12, 2014
Presentation by Yvette Davis
March 7, 2013
Presentation by Yvette Davis
June 13-15, 2012
Presentation by Yvette Davis
July 14, 2011
Presentation by Yvette Davis


University of Southern California (JD, 1992)

University of California, Los Angeles (BA, 1988)

California State Courts
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
U.S. District Court, Southern District of California

ALFA International Board of Directors

ALFA International, EPLI Program Chair Emeritus

Claims & Litigation Management Alliance

Orange County Bar Association

Certified Litigation Management Professional, Claims & Litigation Management Alliance