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Enedina Cardenas

Associate

Sacramento
Direct: (916) 498-7019
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Enedina Cardenas is an associate in the Labor and Employment department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP. Ms. Cardenas defends employers against individual and multi-plaintiff claims of sexual harassment, wrongful termination, and wage & hour violations.  She also represents employers on trade secret misappropriation, unfair competition, and other business tort claims. 

Ms. Cardenas has experience representing clients in mediation and arbitration. In addition, Ms. Cardenas has successfully obtained several judgments of dismissal through law and motion practice.  She has also  strengthened the breadth of her experience by investigating and responding to claims brought before the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). 

During law school, Ms. Cardenas worked as a law clerk with the Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, where she advocated on behalf of clients in matters associated with the Fair Labor Standards Act and landlord/tenant law. Ms. Cardenas was awarded the Robert Masur Fellowship in Civil Liberties for her work with the Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid.

Enedina Cardenas is an associate in the Labor and Employment department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP. Ms. Cardenas defends employers against individual and multi-plaintiff claims of sexual harassment, wrongful termination, and wage & hour violations.  She also represents employers on trade secret misappropriation, unfair competition, and other business tort claims. 

Ms. Cardenas has experience representing clients in mediation and arbitration. In addition, Ms. Cardenas has successfully obtained several judgments of dismissal through law and motion practice.  She has also  strengthened the breadth of her experience by investigating and responding to claims brought before the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). 

During law school, Ms. Cardenas worked as a law clerk with the Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, where she advocated on behalf of clients in matters associated with the Fair Labor Standards Act and landlord/tenant law. Ms. Cardenas was awarded the Robert Masur Fellowship in Civil Liberties for her work with the Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid.

Education

  • J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law (2010)
  • B.A., University of California, Berkeley (2005)

Admissions

  • California

Courts

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California