Karen O’Neil is a principal and chair of Kirk & Simas’ Civil Litigation and Employment Law Department. Karen holds over 15 years of employer-side transactional and litigation experience, serving across a diverse range of industries as counsel to the region’s leading large and small scale enterprises. Karen also has extensive experience in the areas of Municipal and Public Agency Law, with a niche emphasis advising and representing public cemetery districts throughout the state.
Karen is a member of the Association of Workplace Investigators and conducts independent workplace investigations. A recognized speaker, Karen presents extensively throughout the central coast at educational and training seminars and employment group conferences on employment law topics as well as at local and state conferences for cemetery districts.