Labor and Employment
Business and Commercial
Brian Hoops is a member of the firm’s litigation and appellate practice groups. From inception to appeal, Brian successfully litigates on behalf of businesses and individuals faced with labor, employment, and business disputes. Beyond his California practice, Brian is licensed in Florida and has experience counseling and defending developers, local governments, and national businesses in state and federal courts.
Brian has a strong affinity for providing pro bono legal services. As a lawyer, he has assisted the Goldwater Institute on a pro bono basis in defense of property rights as well as free speech rights. During law school, Brian clerked at the Institute for Justice, a national nonprofit law firm, where he defended individuals against arbitrary government regulations affecting property rights, economic liberty, and commercial speech rights.
During college, Brian served in the United States Army Reserve Military Police Corps and was deployed to Iraq from 2008 to 2009. After completing his military commitment, he earned a Bachelor of Science with honors in International Business from California State University Dominguez Hills and a Juris Doctor from Stetson University College of Law.
Stetson University College of Law
Juris Doctor - 2016
California State University, Dominguez Hills
Bachelor of Science with Honors - 2013