Tristan A. Mullis


Tristan A. Mullis is an experienced attorney based out of Los Angeles, California.

Tristan A. Mullis is an experienced litigator who has successfully represented individual clients and a wide array of industries and organizations.  Tristan’s practice has primarily focused on defending businesses and non-profit organizations in employment-related matters such as workplace discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage and hour violations.  Tristan also has substantial experience in other forms of business litigation including property loss, personal injuries, and contract disputes.  Tristan has also successfully represented clients in various appellate matters, and has prevailed at the California Court of Appeal in multiple cases.

In addition to litigation, Tristan has extensive experience collaborating with employers to craft and implement policies and practices to maximize personnel while reducing liability risks.  This includes drafting employee handbooks and other policy forms, conducting training sessions and speaking engagements, and direct consultation with human resources professionals.

Tristan graduated from Brooklyn Law School in 2009 and Bowdoin College in 2004.  While at Brooklyn Law School, Tristan was a member of the Brooklyn Law Review and the Moot Court Honor Society.


  • American Bar Association, Employment and Labor Law Section
  • Professionals in Human Resources Association
  • State Bar of California


  • Brooklyn Law School (J.D., 2009)
  • Bowdoin College (B.A., 2004)

Speaking Engagements

  • Los Angeles County Consumer & Business Affairs and Bet Tzedek Webinar, “Contract Basics for Small Businesses” (2020)
  • Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce Webinar, “Santa Monica’s Temporary Moratorium on Evictions and its Impact on Commercial Landlords and Tenants” (2020)
  • Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce Webinar, “Reopening Your Business in a COVID-19 Environment: The Do’s and Don’ts” (2020)
  • Professionals in Human Resources Association – Back to Work Webinar Series, “Returning to Work in Stage 3 – What to Know for the Near Future” (2020)
  • LAX Coastal Chamber of Commerce Webinar, “An Overview of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act” (2020)
  • San Pedro Chamber of Commerce, “Deciphering AB5 and How it Will Impact Your Business” (2020)
  • LAX Coastal Chamber of Commerce, “Am I Covered for That? Coordinating Your EPL Insurance, Worker’s Compensation Coverage, and Risk Management Strategy with the New 2020 Employment Laws” (2020)
  • San Pedro Chamber of Commerce, “Independent Contractors After Dynamex: Still Viable or a Deal With the Devil?” (2018)
  • LAX Coastal Chamber of Commerce, “Best Practices for Preventing Harassment and Discrimination in Your Business” (2018)
  • Disrupt HR, “Drafting Your Best Team” (2017)