Profile

Mr. Jasmine's practice focuses primarily on representing public employees and employee associations regarding a wide range of labor and employment issues, including internal and other administrative investigations, disciplinary and termination proceedings, grievances, arbitrations, civil litigation and appellate work, collective bargaining, and actions before the California State Personnel Board, the California Public Employment Relations Board and the National Labor Relations Board. He serves as the Chief Negotiator for a number of public sector employee associations.

He has prepared briefs and argued labor and employment matters on behalf of clients to numerous courts, including the California Supreme Court, and various California Courts of Appeal, and also has extensive experience advising and successfully litigating matters involving the California Public Records Act.

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Mr. Jasmine successfully resolved numerous labor disputes and disciplinary matters, construction defect and commercial litigation cases, and insurance bad faith actions through mediation and arbitration.

He also has been active as an arbitrator in the mandatory fee arbitration programs of both the Sacramento County Bar and State Bar of California for more than five years and has arbitrated dozens of disputes both as a sole arbitrator and as a chair or member of arbitration panels.