Yesenia Z. Carrillo

Yesenia Carrillo Color Photo - 2019

Yesenia Z. Carrillo handles employment law and litigation. She represents employers in administrative proceedings before the Department of Fair Employment and Housing, Department of Industrial Relations, Cal OSHA, the Department of Labor and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, among others. Yesenia has extensive experience in conducting workplace investigations for employers including; complaints of misconduct in the workplace, company policy violations, hostile work environment, sexual harassment, abusive conduct, sexual battery, rape, and violations of wage and hour. Yesenia’s native language is Spanish, allowing her to relate to Spanish speaking clients and witnesses in a very personable and effective manner. She also conducts trainings on labor and employment law issues in both English and Spanish. Ms. Carrillo received her J.D. from the University of San Diego School of Law.

Bar & Court Admissions

U.S. District Court Eastern District of California


University of San Diego School of Law (J.D. 2015)
California State University of Fresno, B.S. (2012)

Honors & Awards

Wilson Memorial Scholarship Recipient (2012)
Co-Curricular Leadership Certificate (2012)

Professional Activities

  • Agricultural Personnel Management Association
  • Fresno County Women Lawyers, President
  • Fresno County Employment Lawyers, President
  • La Raza Lawyers Association—Central Valley Chapter
  • Fresno County Economic Opportunity Commission—Board Commissioner (2011)
  • California State University of Fresno, University Student Union—Board Chair (2010-2012)
  • University of San Diego School of Law, Phi Alpha Delta Fraternity—Justice (2014-2015)
  • Association of Workplace Investigators
  • Fresno County Bar Association
  • Fresno County Employer Advisory Council

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