Allan W. Gustin


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Allan Gustin is a litigation counsel in O’Melveny’s Newport Beach office. His practice focuses on labor and employment matters, including contract disputes, harassment and discrimination cases, and wrongful termination claims. Allan also has experience representing clients in a wide array of state and federal complex commercial litigation matters.

Allan regularly prepares briefs and motions for all stages of complex commercial litigation, including the creation and execution of discovery plans, motions, interrogatories, and requests for production.


  • Georgian


Bar Admissions

  • California


  • Loyola Law School, JD, magna cum laude; Chief Research Editor, Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review
  • Brigham Young University, BA, Classical Studies

Professional Activities


  • Honorable R. Gary Klausner, U.S. District Court
  • Counsel to Fortune 500 home improvement retailer in Cal-OSHA in appeal of foot protection citations. The challenged citations were vacated
  • Counsel to Fortune 500 retailer in writ of mandate, challenging Iowa OSHA’s dismissal of appeal
  • Counsel to state independent investment management organization in defending against breach of real estate contract action. Obtained termination sanctions and award of attorney’s fees
  • Counsel to national grocery chain in sexual harassment, discrimination, wrongful termination, and retaliation case
  • Counsel for Fortune 500 pharmaceutical company in contract dispute with distributor
  • Pro bono counsel to Army veteran in discharge upgrade appeal. Obtained full discharge upgrade to Honorable
  • Pro bono counsel to immigrant seeking U-visa on the basis of domestic violence to her and her children