Charles H W Foster, Associate

Charles H W Foster

Charles H.W. Foster, Associate

Charles H.W. Foster, Associate

Offices: Encino, CA

T 818-508-3717

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Admitted to Practice:

  • California

Charles practices exclusively in the area of labor and employment on behalf of management.  He provides counsel to employers concerning all areas of employment and labor law, including union organizing, employee communications, employment and labor policies, discrimination and retaliation charges, preparation of employer policies and handbooks, and compliance with state and federal employment and labor law.

Prior to joining the firm, Charlie worked in a variety of legal fields, including construction litigation, the Harbor Division of the City Attorney’s Office, and entertainment law.  He was exposed to extensive employment discrimination work while clerking at the trial division of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and has demonstrated a proficiency in the employment law realm by winning awards for his performance in Employment Discrimination and Executive Compensation while attending UCLA School of Law.

Charles represents employers in matters such as:

  • Employment and labor policies
  • Compliance with state and federal employment and labor laws
  • negotiating collective bargaining agreements
  • arbitration of union grievances concerning employee discipline/discharges and contract interpretation disputes
  • discrimination and retaliation disputes
  • defending unfair labor practice charges
  • union representation petitions and organizing campaigns
  • wage and hour disputes

Court Admissions

  • United States District Courts:
    • Central District of California

BA-BS Education/Honors:

  • University of California, Los Angeles (2016)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Major in History
  • Summa Cum Laude

JD Education/Honors:

  • B.A., summa cum laude, History (emphasis in the Russian Revolution), University of California, Los Angeles (2016)
  • J.D., University of California, Los Angeles School of Law (2019)
    • Masin Family Academic Excellence Gold Award recipient for performance in Employment Discrimination
    • Masin Family Academic Excellence Gold Award recipient for performance in Executive Compensation
  • The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles
  • Association of Southern California Defense Counsel