George A. Aloupas is an associate attorney at TLD Law. His practice is focused on employment related disputes. His experience includes working on employment law class actions and FEHA claims. As a former plaintiff’s side attorney, Mr. Aloupas regularly represented employees against corporations in areas of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation charges brought before the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH), and has also represented employees for wage and hour claims both in Superior Court and in Department of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) hearings.
Mr. Aloupas also has some defense experience, primarily in defending employers in wage and hour class action cases and cases under Private Attorney General Act (PAGA). Mr. Aloupas has litigated numerous wage and hour class action cases, both on the Plaintiff and Defense side, successfully to resolution. Mr. Aloupas has submitted multiple declarations to both state and federal courts attesting to his class action experience in the preliminary and final approval process. He is primarily based out of the firm’s Irvine office, but works with clients based in Orange and Los Angeles Counties.
Mr. Aloupas graduated from Western State University College of law in 2016 and was admitted to the California Bar on December 6, 2016. While in law school, Mr. Aloupas was on the Moot Court team where he competed at the Williams Institute at UCLA in 2015. Mr. Aloupas was also elected the President of his law schools’ Student Bar Association (SBA) for his third year of law school.
An attorney was not the first career choice for Mr. Aloupas. Prior to going to law school, Mr. Aloupas worked in the financial industry. Mr. Aloupas was a Financial Advisor with Merrill Lynch from 2009-2011. There he constructed detailed financial plans and investment strategies for high-net worth individuals and businesses. Mr. Aloupas credits his mother as his inspiration for going to law school and becoming an attorney.
Mr. Aloupas is currently a member of the Orange County Bar Association (OCBA) and the California Employment Lawyers Association (CELA).
Hampden-Sydney College (2008) – Economics and Political Science
Western State University College of Law (2016) – J.D.
Supreme Court of the State of California (2016)
United States District Court for the Southern District of California (2017)
United States District Court for the Central District of California (2017)
United States District Court for the Northern District of California (2019)