Jonathan Black focuses his practice on labor and employment law on behalf of management, including discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, wage and hour issues, and class and representative actions. He has represented clients in state and federal court, as well in administrative proceedings. Jonathan also counsels employers on all types of employment law matters.
Before joining Payne & Fears, Jonathan worked for a national law firm focusing on labor and employment, professional liability, and insurance coverage matters. During law school, he clerked for the Hon. James McBride in the San Francisco Superior Court. Before law school, Jonathan taught English for two years in Kazakhstan as a volunteer in the United States Peace Corps.