Shannon N. Claire

Senior Attorney

2040 Main Street, Suite 500 Irvine, CA 92614 800-564-6611

Shannon N. Claire is a Senior Attorney with the Irvine Business Real Estate Group. Ms. Claire primarily focuses on employer-side labor and employment matters and has 15 years of civil litigation experience across several different practice areas. Ms. Claire provides counsel on employee terminations, leave management, and compliance with all applicable labor and employment laws. She also creates policies, agreements, and employee handbooks with an eye towards proactive solutions to avoid liability. Ms. Claire is adept at defending wage and hour cases, as well as wrongful termination, retaliation, harassment, and discrimination claims before administrative agencies and in court. Ms. Claire provides her clients with cost-effective, practical solutions to problems that arise in the complex field of employment law.


  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California, 2020
  • California Bar, 2009


  • Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Redlands, B.A., Government, Anthropology

Areas of Practice:

Professional and Civic Engagement:

  • Former Certified Law Clerk, Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office
  • Former Certified Law Clerk, Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office