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Joel Waelty

Joel Waelty

Advocating Employee Rights since 2003
  • Employment Law
  • California
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Summary

Joel Waelty is an experienced employment attorney practicing in San Jose, California, whose dedication to his clients shows in the results he obtains in the courtroom. His practice is focused on the rights of employees and insureds. He represents employees in all aspects of workplace disputes including sexual harassment, discrimination and wrongful termination. In his representation of those wrongfully denied insurance benefits, he handles claims against insurers of life, disability, health and the home. He also pursues benefits due employees under employer-sponsored benefit plans. Mr. Waelty's dedication is seen not only through his courtroom results, but also through his honors within the legal community. The Santa Clara Bar Association, of which he is a member, chose him as a moderator for its lectures and also elected him to its Insurance Law Executive Committee. He is also a member of the California Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association, and has been admitted to the U.S. District Courts for Central and Northern Districts. In addition to his work at Law Offices of Joel P Waelty, he still finds time for pro bono work. He volunteers for the American Youth Soccer Association, has acted as treasurer for the Regatta HOA Board of Directors and also volunteers at the Samaritan House of San Mateo.

Practice Area
  • Employment Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • ERISA Employee Benefits
  • Insurance Bad Faith
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
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9th Circuit
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese
Professional Experience
Judicial Extern
The Hon. Ronald M. Whyte of the Northern District of California
Current
Education
Univ of California Berkeley
Undergraduate Degree
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UC Hastings COL
Law Degree
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Awards
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Rising Stars - Insurance
Super Lawyers
Professional Associations
American Association for Justice
Member
Current
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San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association
Member
Current
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California Employment Lawyers Association
Member, Mentor Attorney
- Current
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California State Bar # 226728
Member
- Current
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Santa Clara County Bar Association
Member, Insurance Executive Committee, Labor & Employment Executive Committee
- Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Law Offices of Joel P Waelty
Website
Jachimowicz Law Group
Blog
Jachimowicz Law Group
Contact & Map
Law Offices of Joel P Waelty, Of Counsel to Jachimowicz Law Group -- Main Office
1530 The Alameda
Suite 115
San Jose, CA 95126
USA
Telephone: (408) 246-5500 Ext. 104
Cell: (408) 221-4358
Fax: (408) 246-1051
Morgan Hill Location
17485 Monterey Road, Suite 204
Morgan Hill , CA 95037
USA
Telephone: (408) 246-5500 Ext. 104
Cell: (408) 221-4358
Fax: (408) 246-1051