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OIG Names Vida Thomas New Managing Partner

January 17, 2023

Workplace investigations give employees an opportunity to be seen and heard, something not often available to them. This drives Vida in her work. She also enjoys the challenge of being compassionate yet impartial, providing a bit of clarity to a confused, emotionally charged situation. Experience Vida has practiced law for more than 25 years. She started […]

OIG Welcomes Neil Bautista as Attorney Investigator

January 13, 2023 OIG News

Neil’s interest in workplace investigations stems from his ability to connect with individuals and capture their unique perspectives to reach an unbiased conclusion. He is honored and proud to be a part of a diverse group of investigators. Experience Prior to joining OIG, Neil worked at the Continuing Education of the Bar. There, he developed, […]

Zaneta Seidel Named Co-Chair of Association of Workplace Investigators’ Diversity & Inclusion Committee

December 7, 2022

Growing up as the daughter of immigrants in the Bay Area, a mecca of multiculturalism, Zaneta learned early on how to navigate and appreciate the differences in people’s backgrounds, identities and experiences. She brings this conscientiousness to her work, to help others resolve conflict and bridge gaps in their interactions with and understanding of each […]

Cody Holtz Earns CLM Certification

December 15, 2022

Cody provides administrative support for the firm. He has been involved in many different aspects of legal administration, in both the public and private sector. Experience Most recently, Cody served as a legal clerk in the Contra Costa County Counsel’s Office, supporting the department’s attorneys by managing the Public Housing Program, assisting in matters involving […]

OIG Expands Team with New Attorney Investigator and Writer

October 26, 2022

Jeanette was drawn to workplace investigations because the practice allows her to view cases through a neutral lens. Experience Prior to joining OIG, Jeanette worked at UC Davis’ Employee and Labor Relations Department. In this role, she worked with the university and the unions to ensure compliance with union contracts and university policies. While she […]

Alezah Trigueros Selected as National Law Journal Trailblazer

August 10, 2022

Alezah’s interest in employment law, love of writing, and passion for helping others align in her role as an investigator. She found that the process of neutral decision-making and working toward a fair outcome for all involved is the perfect fit for her. Experience Alezah has led or assisted in more than 150 workplace investigations […]

OIG Honored With Daily Journal’s “Top Boutiques” Award

October 21, 2021 Daily Journal

Oppenheimer Investigations Group has been named to the “Top Boutiques 2021” list by the Daily Journal, California’s largest legal newspaper. The annual list recognizes specialty firms in California with a large portfolio of complex and impactful matters. One of only 20 firms honored, OIG is recognized in the area of employment law. In its coverage […]