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Yitz Erik Weiss - Los Angeles, California


Yitz Weiss is an employment and civil rights legal professional with over a decade of experience in litigating a whole lot of employment law cases, including unpaid wage and additional time claims, discrimination, harassment, FEHA, Unequal Pay Act, wrongful termination, and sexual attack cases. Yitz counsels customers on pre-litigation employment disputes and represents them from the inception of a lawsuit all of the way through trial or even on appeal. Yitz mechanically serves as counsel in mediations, binding arbitrations and in main trials.
Upon graduating with a Bachelors diploma in Economics from Yeshiva University and acquiring a Degree of Rabbinic Ordination, Yitz Weiss then entered Southwestern University School of Law. There he was Associate Editor of the Southwestern Law Review. Yitz graduated cum laude with a Juris Doctorate from Southwestern in 2006, an honor reserved for the pinnacle 10% of students.
After receiving his Juris Doctorate and being admitted to the California State Bar in 2006, Yitz commenced his prison career with Kaplan Lee LLP. Based on his all-around exceptional work for his clients and the firm, Yitz became a companion in the corporation, and it became later renamed to Kaplan Weiss LLP.
In recognition of his extraordinary legal paintings, Yitz has turned into named a Rising Star by “Super Lawyers” in 2015 and 2016. He additionally received the Clients’ Choice Award with the aid of “Avvo” and in 2018 turned into named a Client Champion by way of Martindale-Hubbell.
Yitz is a regular speaker on a lot of prison subjects, consisting of the interaction among civil and religious regulation in regions of commercial enterprise and the Constitution. He teaches lessons in regulation, ethics, and religion.


Legal Issues

    Civil Rights
    Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Discrimination, Employment, Fair Housing, Police Misconduct
    Employment Law
    Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination, Overtime & Unpaid Wages, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Litigation
    Products Liability
    Motor Vehicle Defects


  • Free Consultation
  • Payment With Credit Card
  • Conditional Fees


No Certifications


  • English

Accepted Jurisdictions

U.S. District Court, Southern District of California Jurdictions
U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
Since 2016
9th Circuit Jurdictions
9th Circuit
Since 2011
California Jurdictions
Since 2006
U.S. District Court, Central District of California  Jurdictions
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
Since 2010


  • Partner
    Kaplan Weiss LLP
  • Lawyer
    Kaplan Lee LLP


Southwestern University School of Law
J.D. (2006)
Graduation year: 2006
Yeshiva University
Bachelors degree | Economics
Graduation year: 2003

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