Back to Fellows Directory Kristen J. Nesbit Profile Update form Share Program Year :* Title: First Name:* Middle Name: Last Name:* Suffix: Email Address:* Photo: Minimum size requirements: 200px wide, 200px tall. 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Consumer Discretionary Consumer Goods Consumer Packaged Food Consumer Packaged Goods Consumer Products Consumer Products Goods Consumer Staples Corporate Law Corporate Law Firm CPG Drugs Electric Utility Energy Energy Industry Energy, Education, and Banking Entertainment finance Financial Financial Institutions Financial institutions, oil & gas, consumer products, pharmaceuticals, media, telecommuniations Financial Services Financial Services, Utilities, Retail Financial Services/Insurance Financials Food Food & Beverage Food and Beverage Food Industry Food Manufacturing Full Service Firm Full Service Law Firm Gaming Global biopharmaceuticals Global Innovation Global IT Infrastructure & Applications Services Global Science Company Government Health and Wellness Health Care Health care/Insurance Health Insurance Healthcare Healthcare system Healthcare, Life Sciences, Retail, Food & Beverage, Hospitality, Technology High Tech Hospitality Housing Finance I serve clients in a wide variety of industries. Industrial Industrials Information Technology Information Technology (IT) Insurance Insurance and Financial Services Insurance/Financial Services Intellectual Property Law Investing Investment Funds; Institutional Investor Representation; and Asset Management Transactions Large Equipment Manufacturing Law Law Firm Legal Legal Defense Legal Industry Legal Services Manufacturing Manufacturing; Government Contracting Manufacturing; Tobacco Products Materials Media Media/Television Medical Device Medical Devices Metals and Mining Multi-National Food, Agricultural, Financial & Industrial Products & Services n/a Oil & Gas Oil and Gas Other Packaged Food Petrochemical Phamaceutical Pharma Pharmaceutical Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, Biotech, Health technology Pharmaceuticals Pharmaceuticals and Health Care Private Equity Property & Casualty Insurance Property and Casualty Insurance Public utility Quarles & Brady LLP provides broad-based, national-level legal services through a strong network of regional practices and local offices. Quick Service Restaurant Business Real Estate Capital Markets Reinsurance and Insurance Represent various Businesses, including Fortune 500 companies, public entities, insurance companies, restaurants, retailers, manufacturers of consumer products, automobile companies, and financial institutions. Restaurant Restaurant Industry Restaurants Retail Retail - Home Improvement Securities Services Technology Technology, Computer Software Technology, Energy, Construction, Transportation, Aerospace Technology/ Manufacturing Technology/Outscourcing Telecommunication Services Tobacco Transporation Transportation Transportation & Logistics Transportation/Energy Travel Utilities Utilities / Energy Various Leadership Positions at Organization: Law School:* Personal narrative (bio, history, hobbies, goals, heroes, epiphanies, etc.): Kristen Nesbit is a partner in Fisher & Phillips LLP's Los Angeles, California office, where she concentrates her practice on employment litigation and client counseling. Her practice focuses on representing employers against claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wage and hour matters, and wrongful termination. She represents public entities, private corporations, and individuals, in both state and federal courts. Kristen has also represented various employers before various government administrative agencies including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and California's Department of Fair Employment and Housing, Division of Labor Standards Enforcement and the Workers Compensation Appeals Board. Kristen also advises employers on all aspects of employment related matters, including hiring, company layoffs, medical leaves, workers compensation benefits and claims, developing employment policies and handbooks, and employee discipline and termination. Kristen currently serves on the Board of Directors for the University of California at Santa Barbara Alumni Association and the American Association of Blacks in Energy, Southern California Chapter. Kristen is also member of the John M. Langston Bar Association and Los Angeles County Bar Association, where she serves on the Labor and Employment Seminar Committee. In 2013 Kristen was named to the ‘Hot List’ for Minority Attorneys Under 40 in the Western Region by Lawyers of Color Inc. In 2015, Kristen was selected for inclusion in Southern California Super Lawyers – Rising Stars.