After graduating Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Political Science at UCLA in 2004, Bradley van Scoyk spent the next two years teaching English in Japan as a participant in the JET Program. After returning to the United States, Mr. van Scoyk earned his J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law in 2009. He is admitted to practice in California.
Following law school, Mr. van Scoyk spent the next two years in Europe working for the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. During this time he was appointed to the Office of the President where he worked in support of the President of the ICTY on appellate matters as well the legacy project of the ICTY.
In 2013 he joined Employer’s Legal Advisor in Ventura County, a law firm advising and representing employers. The firm provides “Practical Legal Solutions for HR Management” working with employers to assist them in dealing with the myriad of laws and regulations that affect the workplace. The firm conducts employment compliance reviews; answers day-to-day questions – including such questions as whether and how to terminate an employee and handling intricate matters relating to leaves of absence; works with HR representatives to draft and implement appropriate policies; conducts workplace investigations; and, when necessary, represents employers before government agencies and in other legal actions.
Mr. van Scoyk regularly conducts sexual harassment investigations, interactive process meetings, and educational seminars.