Karina Sterman, Esq.
Ervin Cohen & Jessup LLP

9401 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 900
Beverly Hills, Ca 90212, United States
Phone: 310-281-6395
Areas of Practice
  • Appellate Practice
  • Class Action
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation

Practice/Organization Description

Practicing Law Like I Mean It...Seriously, With Humor

Karina B. Sterman is a partner in the Litigation and Employment Law Departments of ECJ. Ms. Sterman specializes in the representation of employers in all types of employment related matters, including counseling on wage and hour and other employment law compliance, drafting employment policies, contracts and other employment related documents, as well as representing employers in litigation and in administrative proceedings.

Ms. Sterman has presented to various prestigious organizations and her seminar topics include: Exempt v. Non-Exempt Employee Audits for the Professionals In Human Resources Association (PIHRA); Employment Law

Essentials for the Small Business Owner for the Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE); Nuts and Bolts of Employment Law for the Los Angeles County Bar Association; The Changing World of Employment Benefits and Legal Updates sponsored by ADP for Venbrook Risk Management & Insurance Services; Understanding the Paid Family Leave Act for the Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce; and The Hiring Process for The Retail Council.

Ms. Sterman is a member of the California and Los Angeles County (LACBA) Bar Associations. She has also served as an appointed member of the Executive Committee of the LACBA Barristers, as a program coordinator for the annual LACBA Nuts and Bolts of Civil Litigation series, as an elected member on the Board of Governors of the California Women Lawyers representing California's District 7: Los Angeles, and as a volunteer for the Los Angeles County Domestic Violence Project.

Bar Admissions

All California state and federal Courts

9th Circuit Court of Appeal


JD USC Law School

BA University of Southern Ca, Los Angeles

Professional Associations & Memberships

Member, NAWBO-LA

Member, ProVisors

Honors and Awards

I am honored to be the mother of my son and daughter and the wife of my husband, Professor Joshua Goode.

I am also honored to have been named a Rising Star by my peers in the law by Los Angeles Magazine for four years in a row.

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