Fawn F. Bekam

Fawn Bekam, Associate Attorney for Aegis Law Firm.
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Fawn F. Bekam is an associate attorney with Aegis Law Firm. Ms. Bekam’s employment practice includes discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, and wage and hour actions.

Prior to joining Aegis Law Firm, Ms. Bekam was an associate with a boutique business litigation firm in Orange. In this role, she defended corporations in various matters, including employment claims, and assisted in cases before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth and Tenth Circuits as well as the Central and Southern Districts of California.

Ms. Bekam received her juris doctor from the University of California, Irvine School of Law. While in law school, Ms. Bekam worked as a research assistant for Dean Erwin Chemerinsky and as an extern to Judge Di Cesare of the Orange County Superior Court. Ms. Bekam also participated in the Immigrant Rights Clinic, where she worked to secure bond for immigration detainees, provided civil rights presentations to community members and organizers, and advanced awareness of the immigration consequences of suspected criminal activity.

ADMISSIONS

  • California State Bar
  • United States District Court Central District of California

EDUCATION

  • University of California, Los Angeles, B.A.
  • University of California, Irvine School of Law, J.D.

PUBLICATIONS

  • Collaboration between Federal, State, and Local Law Enforcement: Gang Injunctions, Gang Databases, and Immigration Consequences published in Mobilizing Public Sociology: Scholars, Activists, and Latin@ Migrants Converse on Common Ground