Lang & Klain, PLC




Lori A. Guner

Lang & Klain, PLC

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

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Lori A. Guner

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

Lori Guner helps construction clients avoid employment law issues, including defending employers against wage claims and alleged violations of the overtime and minimum wage provisions of the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). She also is experienced in drafting independent contractor and employee agreements, drafting non-compete agreements and other types of restrictive covenants, and advising contractors on drug testing, sexual harassment prevention, medical marijuana use by employees, 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. 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 and Contractor License Protection

Business Law and Entity Formation

Professional Memberships

State Bar of Arizona: Employment and Labor Law Section

Arizona Women Lawyers Association

Scottsdale Bar Association


Employer's Nightmare: Paying Back Wages and Penalties for Overtime Violations

Hiring by the Book: Four Essential Steps for Contractors

ADA Lawsuits: Just When You Thought It Was Safe to Go Back into the Parking Lot (co-author)

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




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


Istanbul, Turkey