Noel J. Meza defends companies of all sizes in employment, general/premises liability, and class action litigation, and he counsels clients on employment best practices and compliance. He has provided representation in complex cases and class actions involving claims of wage and hour violations, harassment, retaliation, discrimination, meal period and rest break violations, wrongful termination, and other violations of California employment and labor laws, including under the Fair Employment and Housing Act. Mr. Meza also advises clients in a broad range of business, contract, and real estate matters, including in the areas of landlord-tenant law, leasing, and transactions.
Prior to joining Greene & Roberts LLP, Mr. Meza was an associate attorney at a full-service law firm in San Diego, where he represented clients in business, employment, real estate, insurance, and securities litigation. Mr. Meza obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Diego School of Law, where he served as a Senior Associate Editor of the San Diego Law Review and was awarded the San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association Scholarship and Bar Stipend Award, the Jerry G. Gonick and Susan S. Gonick Student Scholarship in Honor of Dean Stephen C. Ferruolo, the Mary & Alan Schulman Scholarship, the Warren Family Endowment Scholarship, and the University of San Diego School of Law Merit Scholarship. During law school, he served as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable William V. Gallo of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California. He also served as a Law Clerk for the Major Crimes Section of the United States Attorney's Office for the Southern District of California and the Financial Fraud and Special Prosecutions Unit of the California Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General.