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Howard Scott Rutten - Woodland Hills, CA

21860 Burbank BlvdSuite Number 340 Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Updated: 12/01/2022

Woodland Hills Employment Litigation Lawyer

About Howard Scott Rutten

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Managing Partner

Practice Areas

  • Employment Litigation 80%
  • Civil Litigation 10%
  • Business Law 10%

Representative Clients

  • The firm has represented employees in cases against Bank of America, Walmart, FedEx, Blue Sheild of California, Anthem, Toyota and other large corporations

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 1993
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 2001

Other Affiliations

  • California Employment Lawyers Association, Member, 2007
  • Consumer Attorney Association of Los Angeles, Member, 2007
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Employment and Business Litigation Sections, Member, 1997
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association, Member, 2007

Education

  • Golden Gate University School of Law, San Francisco, California
    J.D.
    Honors: Dean's List Scholar
    Law Review: Golden Gate University School of Law, Member, 1991 - 1992
  • Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, U.S.A.
    B.S.
    Major: Business

Office Information

Address

21860 Burbank BlvdSuite Number 340 Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Fax

  • (818) 924-6400

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About Howard Scott Rutten

Included on the 2024 Southern California list


Past Lists

  • 2023 Southern California Super Lawyers list
  • 2022 Southern California Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Southern California Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Southern California Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Southern California Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Southern California Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Southern California Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Southern California Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Southern California Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Southern California Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Howard Scott Rutten on Super Lawyers

Honors

  • Selected to Southern California Super Lawyers List, 2012 - 2023
  • AV Preeminent Rating (5.0 Highest Rating) - Martindale Hubbell

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