Nadia P. Bermudez is an AV rated employment and business litigation attorney with Klinedinst PC. She has represented businesses and individuals in state and federal courts in a wide range of employment matters such as sexual harassment, discrimination, wage and hour, wrongful termination, defamation, and trade secrets cases. Additionally, Ms. Bermudez has significant experience as a trainer in sexual harassment prevention. Fluent in Spanish, Ms. Bermudez is adept at helping a wide variety of clients navigate the increasingly-complex business environment in California. In 2019, she received the San Diego Business Journal’s Leader in the Law Award for Employment to recognize her contributions to company growth, leadership and community involvement by top legal professionals in the San Diego area.
In 2019, Ms. Bermudez was appointed by Governor Gavin Newsom to serve on the Regional Judicial Selection Advisory Committee for the evaluation of judicial applicants. The same year, Ms. Bermudez was selected to serve as Chair of the Merit Selection Panel for the Southern District Court of California. She also served as Co-Chair of the Lawyer Representatives for the Southern District, completing her service in 2019.
She has been named a Super Lawyer for Employment Litigation (San Diego) for 2015-2020, and was named a Top 25 San Diego Woman Super Lawyer in 2019. Ms. Bermudez is a past-President of Lawyers Club of San Diego (women’s bar) and a past-President San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association. Due to her dedication to diversifying the practice of law, she received a Service Award for Diversity from the San Diego County Bar Association in 2015. Previously, she had served on the Board of Directors of the San Diego County Bar Association and as Vice-President. In 2011, she was 1 of 5 honored as a Top Young Attorney by the Hispanic National Bar Association.
Ms. Bermudez received her B.A. from UC Irvine in 1998 and her law degree from Stanford Law School in 2001.