Mr. Haas is currently handling wage & hour and consumer class action cases as well as litigating personal injury, business litigation and individual employment actions. Mr. Haas has conducted over 100 trials and contested motions, and recently argued before the 4th District Court of Appeal. In addition, Mr. Haas has experience in the following practice areas: civil rights, criminal defense, juvenile delinquency, juvenile dependency, special education and disability rights. Mr. Haas is licensed to practice in all California state courts, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Central Districts of California, and is licensed in the State of New York.
Mr. Haas obtained his B.A. from the University of Michigan, where he majored in English Language and Literature, and contributed as an investigative reporter to the Michigan Daily newspaper, and a campus news radio program. Mr. Haas received his J.D. at Loyola Law School, where he honed his trial skills representing minors in delinquency and education matters with the Center for Juvenile Law Policy’s clinical programs. Mr. Haas also spent a summer living in Galway, Ireland, as a research fellow in international disability law with the Harvard Disability Law Project and Centre for Disability Law and Policy in implementing UN Convention on Rights of Persons with a Disability. As the fourth generation in his family to practice law, Mr. Haas continues the tradition of fighting for liberty and justice for all.