Karen Hakobyan

Associate Attorney

Karen Hakobyan is an associate attorney at Reisner & King, where he practices in all areas of employment litigation.

Mr. Hakobyan began his legal career in Yerevan, Armenia, working for law firms specializing in commercial litigation. During his studies at UC Berkeley School of Law, Mr. Hakobyan worked at International Refugee Assistance Project as a case coordinator, where he conducted legal analysis and drafted internal memorandums related to Asylum cases. Mr. Hakobyan also received a gold code and a special notation from the Dean of School of Law. Before joining Reisner & King, Mr. Hakobyan worked as an associate at a Plaintiff-side employment firm located in Downtown Los Angeles. This experience has given Mr. Hakobyan a solid foundation for representing clients at Reisner & King.

Areas of Practice

  • Discrimination
  • Harassment
  • Retaliation
  • Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA)
  • California Family Rights Act (CFRA)

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2021
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California


  • University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, Berkeley, California
    • Master of Laws
  • American University of Armenia, Yerevan
    • Master of Laws
  • Russian – Armenian Slavonic University, Yerevan
    • Bachelor of Laws

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • CELA