Michael T. Travis is Senior Counsel in Lozano Smith's San Diego Office and is a member of the firm's Labor & Employment, Community Colleges, Litigation, and Governance Practice Groups.
Mr. Travis advises community colleges and school districts regarding labor and employment matters, including employee discipline, discrimination and harassment, investigations, and employee grievances. He also works with clients on general governance and transactional issues, including Brown Act compliance, Public Records Act responses, and general policy questions.
Mr. Travis also represents community colleges and school districts in administrative hearings, litigation, and arbitration. He has prevailed on behalf of public entities in cases involving alleged unfair labor practices, workplace violence, personal injury, contract interpretation, construction, and student expulsion. He is frequently able to resolve disputes creatively and effectively, saving clients valuable time and resources.
Mr. Travis is admitted to practice before all courts in the State of California.
Mr. Travis received his Juris Doctorate from Chapman University School of Law and his Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Pepperdine University. While in law school, Mr. Travis was a recipient of the Dean's Law Academic Scholarship, and participated in mock trial board competitions.