Charlton Weeks - Attorneys at Law

Charlton Weeks LLP is dedicated to helping people in the Antelope Valley, California
with their real estate, estate planning, and business matters. Our principal
commitment is providing superior legal services to our clients.

Erik Gunderson

Erik Gunderson

Erik Gunderson has practiced at every level of the court system in California, including before the California Supreme Court and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.  His background includes extensive practice in several states and extensive experience in business law and all phases of litigation.

Areas of Practice:

  • Business Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trade Secrets
  • Employment Law
  • Noncompetition Covenants
  • Real Estate Disputes
  • Dissolution of Partnerships
  • Vendor and Client Disputes
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Unfair Competition Law
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Fraud
  • New Business Counseling
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Products Liability
  • Complex Business Transactions
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Copyright and Trademark Law
  • Governmental Entity Liability
  • Appellate Litigation
  • Wage-Hour Litigation
  • Administrative and Regulatory Actions
  • Insurance Bad Faith Claims
  • Government Relations
  • Defamation (Libel and Slander)
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Fraudulent Transfer and Successor Entity Liability
  • Purchase and Sale of Privately-Held Businesses
  • Personal Injury
  • Constitutional Law

Bar Admissions:

  • California, 1994
  • Tennessee, 2004

Professional Affiliations:

  • Former Membership Director, Los Angeles Trial Practice Inn of Court
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
    • Litigation Section
    • Employment Law Section

Teaching Experience and Publications:

  • Law Office Management seminar at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
  • American Collegiate Moot Court Association Competition at California State University, Long Beach
  • Mock Trial Court judge for University of California, Los Angeles
  • Instructor, Business Law (Basic, Level I, Level II, and Human Resources Focus), University of Phoenix Online
  • Instructor, Paralegal Training and Certification, University of Tennessee
  • Several published articles in Los Angeles Daily Journal and San Francisco Daily Journal
  • Published Article: Every Little Thing I Do (Incurs Legal Liability): Unauthorized Use of Popular Music in Presidential Campaigns, 14 Loy. L.A. Ent. L.J. 137 

Education and Educational Honors:

  • Juris Doctorate from Loyola Law School of Los Angeles, 1994
    • Articles Editor, Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Journal, 1993-1994
    • American Jurisprudence Award in Trial Advocacy, 1994
  • Bachelor of Arts, with Honors, University of California at Santa Barbara, 1991
    • University of California Regents School

Please contact us today to schedule a consultation in our Palmdale, CA office.