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Tristan Morales


Tristan Morales is an associate in O'Melveny's Washington, DC office and a member of the Labor and Employment Practice.

Tristan counsels clients on labor-related litigation, arbitrations, and contract negotiations. This regularly involves representing airlines in matters arising under the Railway Labor Act. Tristan also advises employers on issues that include wage and hour policies, volunteers and interns, social media, and remote work.

Other representative matters include advising on:
  • Transaction reviews involving the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, Defense Security Service, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, and Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act.
  • Compliance matters and innovation opportunities for companies in the agriculture, food, and health care industries.
  • Corporate crisis management.
  • Executive compensation.

Tristan maintains an active pro bono practice that includes regular participation in the D.C. Bar’s Small Business Legal Clinic.

Professional Activities

Extern, Honorable Wayne Andersen, United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

University of Virginia, J.D.: Supreme Court Litigation Clinic; Finance of Small Enterprise Clinic; Order of the Coif

Northwestern University, B.A., Political Science and Communication Studies; National Debate Tournament Champion

California, District of Columbia