Overview
Publications

Ferry Eden Lopez is an associate in the firm’s Los Angeles office. She represents employers in all areas of labor and employment law and advises clients in various aspects of human resources management, including pay equity, compliance, payment of wages, reasonable accommodations, exemptions, terminations, and workplace investigations. Ferry also counsels clients on developing, implementing, and enforcing personnel policies and procedures.

Ferry’s practice focuses on employment litigation and includes the defense of single-plaintiff and multi-plaintiff actions arising out of alleged violations of federal and state anti-discrimination and harassment laws, as well as class and collective actions arising out of alleged violations of federal and state wage and hour laws. She also has extensive experience representing employers before a variety of administrative and governmental agencies including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, California Department of Fair Employment and Housing, and California Division of Labor Standards Enforcement.

Ferry has a proven record of success in resolving cases short of trial, including through motions to dismiss, summary judgment, mediation and informal settlement discussions, in which she has secured a number of walk-away and nuisance value settlements.

Ferry represents clients from a wide variety of industries, including hospitality, healthcare, banking and finance, fashion and retail, information technology, and professional employer organizations and staffing.

Prior to joining Hirschfeld Kraemer, Ferry practiced management-side employment litigation at a major international firm. She also served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Christopher M. Klein, Chief Judge of the United States Bankruptcy Court in the Eastern District of California, and judicial extern to the Honorable Thomas C. Holman.

Ferry enjoys cycling (in studios and outdoors), traveling, and all variations of ice cream.

Ferry Lopez Addresses the “Kill Switch” Law in the Daily Journal

At a Loss with Loss Causation: Resolving the Ninth Circuit’s Loss Causation Decisions in Metzler Investment GMBH v. Corinthian Colleges and In re Gilead Sciences, 43 UC DAVIS L. REV. 1737 (2010).

 

Education

University of California, San Diego, B.A. Political Science and Ethnic Studies 2006

University of California, Davis, J.D. 2010
Senior Articles Editor, U.C. Davis Law Review Business Director and Senior Articles Editor, U.C. Davis Business Law Journal

Judicial

Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Christopher M. Klein, Chief Judge, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of California

Judicial Extern to the Honorable Thomas C. Holman, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of California

Admissions

California

U.S. District Court for the Central, Southern and Eastern Districts of California

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals