Marni Barta Robinow


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Marni Barta

Marni Barta represents companies and educational institutions in employment-related actions, including claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wage-and-hour violations, and unfair labor practice charges.  Marni also advises employers on compliance with federal and state employment laws, crafts employee handbook policies, and drafts comprehensive employment agreements.  She also conducts internal and independent investigations into alleged misconduct.

Marni also maintains a robust portfolio of pro bono cases and is the co-founder of Kid Flicks, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.



Bar Admissions

  • California

Court Admissions

  • US District Court, Central District of California


  • Stanford University, J.D.; Editor-in-Chief, Stanford Journal of Complex Litigation; Articles Committee, Stanford Law Review; Gerald Gunther Prize for Outstanding Performance in Evidence
  • Northwestern University, B.A., Art History and Psychology; summa cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa

Professional Activities


  • The Honorable John A. Kronstadt, US District Court, Central District of California (2014)


  • Center on Wrongful Convictions, Northwestern University (2012)


  • Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office (2012)

Junior Committee Member

  • Rett Syndrome Research Trust (2012 - Present)


  • Co-author, “COVID-19: A Way Forward Following the Disproportionate Burden of the Pandemic on Working Women,” American Employment Law Council Annual Conference (October 2021)