Mr. Hein has 13 years of experience representing a wide variety of professionals and businesses throughout the state of California. Practicing primarily in the areas of employment law, business transactions, and matters dealing with professional and occupational licenses, Mr. Hein successfully represented individuals and businesses involved in health care (i.e. Doctors, Nurses, Therapists, Dentists, Technicians, etc.), veterinary care, education, child and dependent care, insurance, finance, accountants, real estate, fiduciaries, construction, engineering, architecture, breweries, wineries, distilleries, bars, taverns, restaurants, hotels, barbers, cosmetologists, security guards, card rooms, etc.
His practice primarily includes general counsel and employment law legal services to employers. Those services include preventative legal representation through interpretation, guidance, and application of the law to each client’s unique situation. But sometimes push comes to shove, and a dispute morphs into a lawsuit. And Mr. Hein has years of experience in litigation, arbitration, administrative hearings, petitions for writs of mandate, and appeals. He has appeared on behalf of clients in U.S. and California courts as well as before a variety of federal, state, and local government agencies, including the U.S. Office of Personnel Management, California State Personnel Board, Office of Administrative Hearings, Labor Commissioner, and various County, City, and Municipal Civil Service Commissions.
Mr. Hein has served as an administrative hearing officer, private arbitrator, and mediator. He most recently served as a hearing officer for both the County of Sonoma and the County of San Diego.
Mr. Hein is an AV® Preeminent™ rated and 10.0 Avvo rated attorney. Sacramento Magazine, San Diego Magazine, and Super Lawyers – Northern California have all recognized Mr. Hein as a top lawyer or rising star in employment law in the past two years. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and received his law degree at the University of Wisconsin Law School in 2005.
State Bar of California – all courts
State Bar of Wisconsin – all courts
U.S. Tax Court
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
Member, American Bar Association
Member, The Federalist Society
Barrister, American Inns of Court, Schwartz-Levi
Member, California Society for Healthcare Attorneys
Member, California Academy of Attorneys for Health Care Professionals
Member, Sacramento County Bar Association
Chairperson, Administrative Law Section, 2018
Vice-Chairperson, Administrative Law Section, 2015-2017
Member, San Luis Obispo County Bar Association
Member, Sonoma County Bar Association
Top Employment Lawyer, San Diego Magazine, 2018
Rising Star, Employment Lawyer, Super Lawyer, 2017-2018
Top Employment Lawyer, Sacramento Magazine, 2016-2017
AV-Preeminate Rated, 2015-present
AVVO 10.0-Rated Attorney, 2015-present