Marc Pilotin is the Counsel for Wage and Hour Litigation for Region IX of the Office of the Solicitor for the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). In that role, Marc oversees litigation on behalf of the DOL’s Wage and Hour Division to combat wage theft and other violations of workers’ rights under federal law. Prior to joining DOL, Marc was an associate at Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein litigating antitrust, employment, and qui tam cases. Before attending law school, Marc was a fourth-grade teacher in South Los Angeles.
Marc has served as a presenter on various topics, including wage-and-hour law for the American Bar Association and class actions for the Impact Fund. He has also served as court-appointed counsel in civil rights and discrimination cases. He is a former Chair of the Oakland Public Ethics Commission and serves on the board of the Filipino Bar Association of Northern California.
Marc graduated from the U.C. Berkeley School of Law in 2009 and received his master’s and bachelor’s degrees from UCLA. After graduating from Berkeley, he clerked for the Honorable Claudia Wilken of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
J.D., UC Berkeley (Boalt Hall) (2009)
M.Ed., UCLA (2005)
B.A., UCLA (2001)