Jon Tangonan is a member of the Employment Law, Environmental/Toxic Tort and Tort & Product Liability practice groups at Gordon & Rees LLP. His current practice includes litigation of tort and product liability claims involving alleged exposure to various chemicals, including benzene, asbestos, mold, silica, trichloropropane, dichloropropene, MTBE, lead, and other similar materials.
Additionally, in his Employment practice, Mr. Tangonan has prepared and assisted in the implementation of employee handbooks, and has counseled employers on a range of employment issues ranging from wage-and-hour disputes to employee termination. Mr. Tangonan has also advised clients on protection of trademarks, compliance with workplace safety regulations, hazardous material handling and disposal in compliance with local, state, and Federal regulations.
United States District Court, Southern District of California
California State Bar
Pan Asian Lawyers of San Diego, Past President (2010-2011)
Filipino American Lawyers of San Diego
Gordon & Rees Diversity Committee
Gordon & Rees Summer Associate Committee
San Diego Book Project