Diyari Vázquez is a premier hospitality and employment litigator in M&R’s Los Angeles office. Diyari’s litigation practice includes labor and employment law, class actions and complex commercial litigation. She represents a variety of clients, including Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies, in state and federal court as well as arbitration, with an emphasis on clients in the hospitality industry.
In practice for 15 years, Diyari has an impressive track record of successfully defending clients in a range of employment matters. She has litigated countless cases regarding wrongful and constructive termination, retaliation, harassment, discrimination, failure to accommodate, tip-pooling, and wage and hour violations.
Beyond the courtroom, Diyari’s clients look to her for advice on employment issues. Diyari counsels clients on compliance with state and federal labor and employment laws, and preparation of employee manuals and policies. As an added value to her clients, she is fluent in Spanish and, among other things, prepares materials for state-mandated sexual harassment training for both English and Spanish speaking employees.