Shelley L. Murray

Associate || San Diego

Shelley Murray is an associate in the firm’s San Diego office where she represents and advises employers on labor and employment matters. Ms. Murray has represented clients in a wide range of industries including hospitality, ridesharing, educational services, transportation, retail, insurance and construction. Her practice focuses on representing employers in both single-plaintiff and class action lawsuits involving claims of discrimination, retaliation, harassment, wrongful termination, non-compete actions, wage-and-hour violations, and other employment-related claims. In addition to litigating labor and employment matters at the state and federal level, Ms. Murray provides advice and counsel to employers, including drafting personnel policies, handbooks, employment and separation agreements, arbitration agreements, and other employment-related documents. Ms. Murray has also successfully obtained summary judgment in matters involving ADA violations, breach of fiduciary duty, implied warranty and civil conspiracy claims.

Before joining Ogletree Deakins, Ms. Murray was an associate at a national civil litigation firm where her practice focused on general liability litigation, including professional liability, premises liability, product liability, property damage and personal injury claims.

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Represented and advised employers in all areas of labor and employment litigation, including single-plaintiff and class action lawsuits involving claims of discrimination, retaliation, FMLA violations, wage-and-hour violations, wrongful termination and non-compete actions. Drafted pretrial and trial motions, pleadings and written discovery. Conducted factual investigations, witness interviews and depositions. Argued dispositive and discovery motions before state and federal courts. Responded to charges of discrimination and wage-and-hour audits from various state administrative agencies. Drafted, reviewed and revised personnel policies, handbooks, employment and separation agreements, arbitration agreements, and other employment-related documents.

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Professional Activities

  • Nevada Bar Association
  • San Diego County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association