Gordon & Rees Partner and member of the Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada (ADCNCN) Marie Trimble Holvick was honored with the 2019 President's Award on Friday, December 13 at the organization's Annual Meeting Luncheon in San Francisco. Holvick received this award in recognition of her exemplary service to the association, the profession and the civil justice system.
Holvick has been actively involved with the ADCNCN serving as a Member of the Board of Directors collectively for almost a decade (2010-2014 and 2016-2019). The President's Award is awarded to only one recipient each year. The awards luncheon was hosted on the second day of the organization's 60th Anniversary "Time to Shine" meeting, December 12-13 in San Francisco. For more information, please click here.
Holvick is a partner in the firm's Employment and Retail & Hospitality practice groups. She is an experienced trial attorney with expertise in handling employment matters involving allegations of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wrongful termination. Holvick also regularly handles lawsuits involving class action “wage and hour” violations and PAGA claims. Her employment law work involves clients from a wide range of industries, including universities, hospitals and clinics, retail, manufacturing, management companies, and staffing agencies. Holvick is also very active in the hospitality industry, and has developed an expertise in defending restaurants, wineries, and hotels in employment and ADA litigation.