Our Attorneys

Attorney Profiles

Our founding attorney, Howard Rutten, is consistently rated by his peers as a top employment lawyer in Los Angeles and throughout California. He has been selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers list for six consecutive years (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018). Super Lawyers is a patented selection process and demonstrates credibility as an impartial rating given to less than 5 percent of attorneys in the state.

Howard Rutten is also AV Preeminent peer-review rated,* the highest rating, through Martindale-Hubbell.

Learn more about our attorneys by clicking on their profile links below.

The Rutten Law Firm, APC

As a top employment law firm in California, we have built a successful track record of achieving extraordinary results in wrongful termination, retaliation and harassment cases. Our clients are diverse and work in all different fields. Many of our clients worked for some of the largest companies in the world such as Walmart, Bank of America, Home Depot, ULTA Beauty, Wells Fargo Bank, Toyota Motor Sales USA, US Foods, Con-way Freight (now XPO Logistics) and Federal Express Corporation, to name a few. We also go up against the largest insurance companies in America.

We fight for the "underdog" and are prepared to devote whatever financial and legal resources are required to win. Our success rate is more than 95 percent. Click the link below to read what clients have had to say about us.

Client recommendations

Contact us at The Rutten Law Firm, APC, to speak with an employment law attorney about your case. Call 818-308-5945 today for a free case evaluation. From our office in Studio City, we represent clients throughout Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino counties, the Bay Area, and the entire state of California.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.