Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • California

Education

  • J.D., UCLA School of Law, 2013
  • B.A., History, with honors, University of California at Berkeley, 2009
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Chana E. Ickowitz

Associate

Chana Ickowitz is an associate in the firm's Labor and Employment Group who focuses her practice on workplace issues and litigation. She has experience assisting clients with personnel policies, employee handbooks and decisions involving possible termination of employees.

Ms. Ickowitz works with companies and organizations across a wide range of industries including healthcare, hospitals and entertainment.  She focuses on proactive counseling and working with clients to develop policies, procedures and practices that minimize liability. As a litigator, Ms. Ickowitz is also able to assist clients in commercial litigation matters, including claims of breach of contract and unjust enrichment, and fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

During her summers in law school, Ms. Ickowitz was an extern at the Los Angeles County Superior Court, working on matters involving the Fair Employment and Housing Act, and breach of contract claims. She was also an intern at Warner Bros.’ in the Litigation division of the Corporate Legal Department. There, Ms. Ickowitz worked on matters involving copyright infringement, and breach of contract claims.

Some of Ms. Ickowitz’s recent activities include:

  • Representing high-profile director and producer's estate in connection with a commission dispute with a well-known talent agency.
  • Conducting an employee investigation and writing a report advising the client on how to handle various employee relations issues.
  • Providing healthcare reform updates to a client to inform the client of changes that arose under the Affordable Care Act.

Activities

Ms. Ickowitz currently sits on the Los Angeles Committee of the Venable Foundation. The foundation works to promote the health and well-being of communities across the country.