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B.A., University of Virginia, 2008
J.D., University of Southern California, 2013

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Kourosh Jahansouz

Senior Counsel

Kourosh Jahansouz is a litigator who represents employers in all facets of litigation in California and federal courts. He has successfully represented public and private companies in lawsuits involving claims of employment discrimination, whistleblower retaliation, defamation, breach of contract, unfair business practices, trade secrets, and in wage and hour class actions.  He also regularly counsels a broad spectrum of clients on terminations, employment discrimination, wage and hour, FMLA, ADA, OSHA, restrictive covenants, and employment policies.

Mr. Jahansouz earned his law degree from the University of Southern California in 2013, where he served as a Senior Editor for the Southern California Law Review.  He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia in 2008. 

Before joining Curley, Hurtgen & Johnsrud, Mr. Jahansouz practiced employment law at prominent law firms, including Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP, and Reed Smith LLP.

Mr. Jahansouz lives in Livermore, California with his wife and dog.  In his free time, he enjoys visiting local wineries, playing sports, and researching emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, cryptocurrencies, and the metaverse.