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Lori A. Guner

Lang & Klain, PLC

8767 E. Via de Commercio, Suite 102
Scottsdale, AZ 85258

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480-809-3877

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Clara Wiklanski
480-809-3867

Lori A. Guner

Litigation and employment law attorney Lori Guner practices in Lang & Klainís commercial litigation and construction law groups.

Lori helps construction clients avoid employment law issues, including violations of the overtime and minimum wage provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). In a recent trial, she successfully defended a contractor against an employee wage claim. She also is experienced in drafting independent contractor and employee agreements, and she advises contractors on drug testing and workers compensation issues.

During law school at the University of Arizona, Lori served as the Senior Research and Development Editor of the Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law and externed with the Honorable Sally Schneider Duncan, Maricopa County Superior Court. She also interned at Southern Arizona Legal Aidís Mortgage Clinic and at Tech Launch Arizona at the University of Arizonaís Office of Technology Transfer. Prior to law school, Lori interned at both the Arizona legislature and the Arizona Attorney Generalís Office.

Practice Areas

Employment Law

Commercial Litigation

Construction Law

Business Law

Professional Memberships

State Bar of Arizona: Employment and Labor Law Section

Arizona Women Lawyers Association

Scottsdale Bar Association

Articles

Passage of Prop. 206 Raises Arizonaís Minimum Wage, Imposes Paid Sick Leave

New OSHA Rule Creates Additional Drug-Testing Risks for Employers

New Arizona Independent Contractor Law Is of Little Value to Contractors, Subs (co-author)

ADA Violations: What to Do if You Are Sued (co-author)

Court Admissions

Arizona, 2014

U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2015

California, 2015

Language Fluency

Spanish

Turkish

Education

J.D., James E. Rogers College of Law, Dean's List, University of Arizona, 2014

B.A., magna cum laude, Spanish, University of Arizona, 2009

B.S., Environmental Systems: Ecology, Behavior, and Evolution, University of California San Diego, 2009

Birthplace

Istanbul, Turkey