Alreen Haeggquist, Mover & Shaker Honoree
Alreen Haeggquist, co-founder and managing partner at Haeggquist & Eck LLP, is committed to advancing human rights and giving voice to the underrepresented. She has successfully represented employees in cases involving wrongful termination, retaliation, wage theft, contract violations, sexual harassment, and all types of discrimination. She is currently representing two female senior scientists in a gender discrimination lawsuit against the Salk Institute. Her firm also served as class counsel in the consumer fraud litigation against Donald Trump and Trump University, which settled for a staggering $25 million. The firm litigated the case, which they worked on for seven years, on a pro bono basis.