Mark E. Goldsmith, of Counsel

Redondo Beach, CA Attorneys serving Torrance and the South Bay Area

Mark Goldsmith has been working as a lawyer with Kirtland & Packard LLP since 1997. Mr. Goldsmith represents management in labor and employment matters with an emphasis on litigation and has had successful results at trial, arbitration, and appellate work. Attorney Goldsmith has brought numerous successful summary judgment motions against plaintiffs covering areas such as discrimination, sexual harassment, wrongful termination, defamation, and fraud. He has also successfully resolved matters in several mediations.

In addition to litigation, Mr. Goldsmith has provided written responses and oral presentations to administrative agencies such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Department of Fair Employment & Housing, and the Federal Mine Safety & Health Administration. Mr. Goldsmith has also represented management in union-related grievance procedures and in matters before the Labor Commissioner, as well as the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board. He also consults with many clients and provides legal advice on employment decisions.

Mr Goldsmith works as special counsel to Kirtland & Packard on cases involving his areas of expertise.

If you live in the South Bay area and are in need of an employer attorney, please call Kirtland & Packard at 310-536-1000 to schedule your free consultation today.


Mark Goldsmith graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Madison with a Bachelor of Arts, History, and Political Science in 1982. Following graduation, Mr. Goldsmith attended the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, where he received his Juris Doctor in 1985. Since graduation, Attorney Goldsmith is known as an accomplished litigator whose primary areas of practice are:

  • Employment
  • Professional Liability
  • Construction Law

Representing employers in these matters, Mr. Goldsmith is an experienced litigator, mediator, and arbitrator who has enjoyed numerous successes in his decades of practice.

Court Admissions

Attorney Goldsmith has been admitted to practice law by the:

  • California Bar
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of California

In addition, Mr. Goldsmith maintains active memberships in the State Bar of California and the Los Angeles County Bar Association.

Contact Kirtland & Packard

If you are an employer in need of representation in a labor issue, please call Kirtland & Packard at 310-536-1000 to schedule a complimentary consultation today. Located in Redondo Beach, we welcome clients from all surrounding areas including Torrence and Manhattan Beach.