Holly R. Lake is an employment practices and litigation partner, recently recognized by the Daily Journal as a Top Labor and Employment Lawyer for 2021. She was also recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of 2020's "Top Minority Attorneys" and the Century City Bar Association as 2020 "Labor and Employment Lawyer of the Year."

As a trial attorney and litigator, she has a breadth of experience defending clients across industries not only in single/multiple plaintiff cases but also defending employers in wage-and-hour class, collective and private attorney general representative actions under California laws and the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Title VII and the Fair Employment and Housing Act. She acts as a partner to her clients, making it her business to understand their needs and goals, and then developing a legal strategy that's unique to the case at hand. Her approach has resulted in success before the Court of Appeal, trial victories and summary judgment wins.

She is also an advisor to her clients, partnering on all matters related to employment. Her experience includes offering advice and counsel on: OFCCP compliance and affirmative action program development; DEI initiatives; S-SEG strategies; pay equity analyses; strategies related to personnel movement and adverse impact; and day to day advice related to the management of personnel.