Higher Education Law • Employment Law • Hospitality Law
Novus means always moving forward for and with our clients.
We are always looking for opportunities to create successful outcomes today and into the future.
Novus means building our practice around clients’ needs first.
We are committed to client-focused innovation, embracing technology and alternative billing practices to better serve our clients.
Novus means being focused on our clients’ needs from their perspective.
We are engaged thought leaders in our areas of expertise and our counsel is informed as much by developments in society as in the law.
As fearless thinkers, we advise our clients (institutions of higher education and California private sector employers) in the areas where we have significant depth of legal and practical knowledge:
- California & Federal Employment (Advice, Policy Work, and Training)
- Faculty Labor Relations
- Higher Education Governance
- High-Level Internal Investigations
- Strategic Partnerships and Mergers in Higher Education
- Student Affairs (Advice, Policy Work, and Training)
As problem solvers, we are not satisfied with an answer that does not work for our clients. We leverage legal technology solutions and consortium-based approaches to help efficiently address the escalating legal issues that our clients are facing. We collaborate with policymakers, other law firms, and industry associations to get the best, most cost-effective results for our clients.
As engaged community members, we believe in better, more equitable working and educational environments. We help clients who want to lawfully implement pay equity, effective labor relations, diversity and inclusivity goals, sexual harassment mitigation techniques, and other best practices.
Natasha Baker of Novus Law Firm, Inc. is on Instagram! Follow @natashabakeremploymentlaw for California #employmentlaw updates. No attorney-client relationship or legal advice is being provided. Following this account is not intended to, and does not, create...
Natasha Baker to Present Conducting Trauma-Informed Workplace Investigations at Hollywood Commission
Natasha Baker of Novus Law Firm, Inc. was invited to present at the Hollywood Commission regarding Conducting Trauma-Informed Investigations on September 28, 2022. The training is intended to address the use of trauma-informed techniques for reviewing any report of...
Matt Burris of Novus Law Firm, Inc. contributed to the SUNY Title IX NPRM 2022 Joint Resources Portfolio, authoring an analysis of the changes to sections concerning Sex Discrimination Prohibition, Including Based on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Sex...