Irvine, California 92620
Firm: Legally Nanny
Legally Nanny® is the leading law firm providing legal and tax advice to household employers and domestic employment and homecare agencies.
We assist household employers in hiring nannies, elder care providers and other employees legally; draft employment, confidentiality and severance agreements; and resolve and defend disputes involving household employees or government agencies.
We also represent nanny agencies, homecare agencies, individuals and businesses in a variety of labor & employment, dispute resolution and business matters.
Legally Nanny has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, CNN, ABC News, USA Today, The Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Tribune, Parenting Magazine, Entertainment Tonight, Kiplinger's Personal Finance, Parenthood.com, Bloomberg TV, KABC Ch. 7 News, The New York Daily News, L.A. and Bay Area Parent Magazines, California Lawyer, The Los Angeles Daily Journal, Los Angeles Lawyer, Orange County Lawyer, and the Family Law News of the California Bar's Family Law Section.
Bob graduated from Georgetown University magna cum laude. After college, he was awarded a Rotary International Fellowship and studied at the University of Lisbon in Portugal.
Upon returning to the U.S., Bob worked for several years and then attended the University of Chicago Law School where he graduated with Honors.
Since graduation, Bob has practiced labor & employment law in Orange County, California. In 2003, he founded Legally Nanny, the leading law firm providing legal and tax advice to household employers and domestic employment and homecare agencies.
Bob represents household employers, domestic employment and homecare agencies, businesses and individuals in a wide variety of legal matters, including defending against claims and litigation from employees and charges and investigations from government agencies.
Bob advises clients on hiring, evaluation, accommodation and termination matters; wage and hour issues; workplace policies, handbooks, agreements and contracts; and resolving client and business disputes.
Bob serves as the General Counsel for the Association of Premier Nanny Agencies, previously served on the Board of Directors for the International Nanny Association, and is an active member of the National Private Duty Association.
Bob was named one of the Top Lawyers in Orange County by OC Metro Magazine. Bob also contributed to the books "How To Hire & Retain Your Household Help," "How To Hire A Nanny," "Help!! How To Find, Hire, Train & Maintain Your Household Help," and "Nannies & Au Pairs Hiring In-Home Childcare." Bob has lectured and written extensively on household employment legal and tax issues.
Bob also has served as an expert witness on calculating the costs of childcare in divorce proceedings; household employment matters dealing with nannies, caregivers and domestic employment and homecare agencies; and human resources issues.
Affiliations & Memberships:
Association of Premier Nanny Agencies, General Counsel
International Nanny Association, Past Member of Board of Directors
National Private Duty Association
Bob also currently serves on the Boards of Directors for his homeowners associations, and has previously served on the Boards of Directors of the Irvine Chamber of Commerce and local chapters of Rotary International, Junior Achievement, the Salvation Army, the Georgetown Club of Orange County, Excellence in Irvine, and the Advancement of People with Disabilities.
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