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Ashley T. Hirano

San Diego (Downtown)
T: 619.338.6547
F: 619.234.3815


  • J.D., University of San Diego, 2009, Order of the Coif; cum laude; Associate Editor of San Diego Law Review; Dean's scholarship recipient; Semi-Finalist – McLennon Senior Honors Moot Court Competition; CALI Award for Excellence – Constitutional Law
  • B.A., Claremont McKenna College, 2006, cum laude, with honors, Dean's list
  • Clerk in the United States Attorney's Office – Southern District of California, Civil Division
  • California
  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • United States District Court - Central District of California
  • United States District Court - Southern District of California
  • United States District Court - Northern District of California
  • United States District Court - Eastern District of California
Thought Leadership

Ms. Hirano is an associate in the Labor and Employment Practice Group in the firm's San Diego office.

Areas of Practice

Ms. Hirano counsels employers and human resources professionals in all aspects of employment law compliance and best practices, including the drafting, review and implementation of policies and procedures; wage and hour audits; executive compensation; and mass layoffs and reorganizations.  Ms. Hirano also handles employment-related litigation, including wage and hour class actions; discrimination, wrongful termination, retaliation, and harassment lawsuits; as well as administrative litigation, collective bargaining and general labor relations matters.  


  • San Diego Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2015, 2016, 2017


  • San Diego County Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association