Melora Garrison

Melora Garrison is a California lawyer with 15 years of experience litigating cases in state and federal courts. As an attorney at an international law firm, she represented plaintiffs and defendants in all aspects of litigation at the trial and appellate court levels. She has litigated a broad range of commercial disputes involving employment, unfair competition, breach of contract, consumer fraud and product liability claims. Melora has also regularly provided pro bono representation to underserved clients, with a focus on cases involving immigration and violence against women. Melora received her undergraduate degree from UC Berkeley and her law degree from UCLA School of Law, where she was an editor for the UCLA Law Review.  

Articles By Melora Garrison

How to File for Workers' Compensation Benefits
If you're injured or become sick on the job, you might be entitled to workers’ comp benefits such as medical costs and lost wages.
My Boss Fired Me After I Filed a Workers' Comp Claim. Is That Legal?
Your employer can’t fire you in retaliation for filing a workers’ comp claim—but that doesn’t necessarily mean your job is safe.
FAQs: Your Right to Workplace Privacy
Employers have broad leeway to intrude on your privacy in the workplace, but there are some limits on how far they can go.