Lester F. Aponte

Lester F. Aponte specializes in the representation and counseling of employers in all aspects of employment law, including wrongful termination, discrimination, wage and hour issues, harassment litigation and training, personnel policies, workplace investigations, and employee discipline and discharge.  Mr. Aponte has represented employers of all sizes and endeavors, including several Fortune 500 companies, national restaurant and grocery store chains, private universities, large retailers, and transportation companies.  Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Aponte was associated with two prominent national labor and employment firms.  Mr. Aponte is the President of the Stonewall Democratic Club, and has served on the boards of the Hispanic National Bar Association and the LGBT Bar Association of Los Angeles.

Mr. Aponte received his B.A. degree in Political Science from Haverford College in 1986.   He received his J.D. degree from the Columbia University School of Law in 1989.