Chelsea R. Olson Murphy

Special Counsel
San Luis Obispo

Chelsea Olson Murphy is Special Counsel in the San Luis Obispo Office and focuses her practice on employment and labor law issues confronting public agencies.  In her capacity as advisor to governing boards and public agencies, Chelsea counsels them on a wide variety of matters, including: Employee discipline and dismissal; Employee benefits and leaves of absence; Brown Act and Public Records Act; Contract administration; Grievance arbitration; Unfair labor practice proceedings; Constitutional Issues; and Student matters and discipline.

Chelsea is an experienced workplace investigator and often conducts investigations for public and private entities in a wide variety of areas including investigating complaints of sexual harassment, discrimination and hostile work environment.

Chelsea also regularly represents her clients in civil writs and appeals and previously served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Simeon R. Acoba at the Supreme Court of Hawaii.

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