Linda Dardarian

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Title: 
Partner
Goldstein, Borgen, Dardarian & Ho
300 Lakeside Drive, Suite 1000
Oakland, CA 94612
Email: 
ldardarian@gbdhlegal.com
Phone: 
510-763-9800
Personal Bio: 

Linda M. Dardarian graduated from Berkeley Law in 1987, and since 1998 has been a partner at Goldstein, Borgen, Dardarian & Ho, one of the oldest and most successful plaintiffs' civil rights class action firms in the country. Ms. Dardarian has decades of experience in litigating landmark class action employment discrimination cases, and disability rights cases seeking access to health care information and services, access to retail facilities, access to the judicial system, and access to pedestrian rights of way. Ms. Dardarian has also worked extensively with co-counsel Lainey Feingold representing people with visual impairments nationwide, reaching settlements with some of the country’s largest financial institutions to ensure that persons with visual impairments have access to automated teller machines, websites and printed materials including bank statements and credit file disclosures. She has also reached settlements with some of the nation’s largest retailers to make their point of sale machines and websites accessible to persons with visual impairments, and with Major League Baseball to ensure access to MLB.com and all 30 club websites. She has received numerous awards for her work on behalf of people with disabilties. Every year since 2005, Ms. Dardarian has been named a northern California “Super Lawyer” practicing employment law, and has been named one of the Top 50 Women Super Lawyers in northern California. She is also regularly listed as one of “The Best Lawyers in America” and is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell.

State of Practice/ Organization: 
California
Areas of Practice: 
information and technology access
web accessibility
Hearing Loss
health care access
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Employment Law
LGBT rights