Michael Brewer

Michael Brewer is a partner in Baker McKenzie's San Francisco office, co-chair of the US Employment Disputes Group and North American Employment Disputes Group and chair of the Firm’s Global Employment & Compensation Group. A trial lawyer who represents global and domestic clients, Michael has tried class action and single plaintiff employment cases before judges, juries and arbitrators. Super Lawyers has repeatedly recognized Michael for his superior defense of employment claims.

Predictions about the spread of COVID-19 through significant parts of the population and its effects on American life are staggering. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports more than 54,000 confirmed cases in the United States. As countries across the world implement new, extraordinary measures in an attempt to contain the coronavirus, which infects clusters of people (including co-workers), employers face rapidly evolving compliance issues. Employers must provide employees a safe place to…