Bruce M. Timm

Bruce M. Timm / Shareholder
(916) 321-4444
Boutin Jones INC., Attorneys at Law

Representative Experience
Employment Litigation

Lead counsel in countless lawsuits alleging sexual harassment, discrimination (including disability, race and gender), retaliation (including whistleblower, workers’ compensation and workplace safety related claims), wage and hour violations on an individual and class-wide basis and family leave law violations.

Disposed of multiple lawsuits on summary judgment and at the pleadings stage in state and federal court, and successfully and efficiently resolved multiple lawsuits on favorable terms prior to trial.

Prosecuted matters arising under the Uniform Trade Secrets Act and unfair competition laws.

Defended multiple claims of harassment and discrimination before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the California Department of Fair Employment & Housing, wage and hour disputes before the California Labor Commissioner and discrimination claims before the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board.

Employment Counseling
Advise clients regarding the interactive process/reasonable accommodations, employment policies and employee handbooks, terminations/severance agreements and employment investigations.

2012

“Bruce Timm Elected President of Sacramento County Bar; BJ Susich Elected Second Vice President” Sacramento County Bar Association Timm and Susich

“Bruce Timm Serving Second Four-Year Term on the McGeorge Alumni Association Board of Directors”

Presentations
2011—Present

Boutin Jones, Employment Law Year in Review

“Disability Discrimination,” University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, Bay Area MCLE, Oakland, California, Presenter

2011

“Disability Discrimination,” University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, Southern California MCLE, Long Beach, (over 100 attorneys in attendance)

“Disability Discrimination,” University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, Northern California MCLE, Sacramento, (approximately 500 attorneys in attendance)

“A Day in the Life of an Employment and Labor Law Attorney,” McGeorge Employment and Labor Law Society, Panelist

2010

“Disability Discrimination & the Interactive Process,” Professionals in Workers’ Compensation

“Disability Discrimination,” Central Valley Human Resources Management Association

“The Interactive Process,” Valley Industrial Claims Association

“What Makes Up Sex Discrimination,” McGeorge School of Law, Panelist

“Federal Antidiscrimination,” McGeorge School of Law, Guest Lecturer

“Workplace Retaliation,” Greater Stockton Employer Advisory Council

“Ethics and Civility Panel,” Barristers’ Club of Sacramento, Moderator