Cameron A. Stewart is a partner in Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck’s Los Angeles office. She is a trial lawyer who represents employers and management in all aspects of employment law and labor relations, including litigation and preventive counseling, wage and hour matters, including class actions, wrongful termination, Title VII and the California Fair Employment and Housing Act, sexual harassment training and investigations. A substantial portion of Ms. Stewart’s practice involves the defense of private and public sector employers in employment discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, class actions, litigation in State and Federal court as well as, arbitration proceedings. Her clients include major technology companies, manufacturing companies, retailers, financial institutions, and professional firms.
Ms. Stewart began her career as a litigation attorney for the Law Offices of Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr., handling personal injury and major catastrophic cases from inception to trial. She became the first female managing partner and chair of the national employment litigation section of the Cochran Firm.
Before joining KDV, Ms. Stewart was senior counsel with Nemecek & Cole, a prominent San Fernando Valley law firm, where she managed the firm’s employment litigation department. Ms. Stewart also served as in house counsel for Rhinotek Computer Products in Carson, California managing all aspects of the Litigation Department, including overseeing the Human Resources Department.
Ms. Stewart is a native of the Pacific Northwest where she earned a bachelor’s degree from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington. She double majored in journalism and political science. Ms. Stewart received her juris doctor from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California.
Ms. Stewart has made significant contributions to numerous charitable organizations including LA Works, a nonprofit volunteer organization, tutoring and serving as a mentor for Los Angeles’ underprivileged inner city children.
- U.S. District Court
- Central District of California
- Eastern District of California
- U.S. Court of Appeala
- Ninth Circuit
- U.S. Supreme Court
- Pepperdine University School of Law – J.D.
- Gonzaga University – B.A.
Memberships & Affiliations
- Judge Pro Tem for Los Angeles County
- Association of Southern California Defense Attorneys
- Los Angeles County Bar Association
- Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS)
- Black Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles
- Torres v. City of Madera (E.D. Cal. 2009) 655 F.Supp.2d 1109
- Torres v. City of Madera (9th Cir. 2008) 524 F.3d 1053 AWARD 1
- LA Works