Kael M. Briski, Esq.
Briski Mediation
111 N Market Street, Suite 300
San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 297-9100

Background & Experience:

Kael M. Briski was admitted to the California Bar in December 1991 and has specialized inemployment law since 1993. He is currently recognized as a “Super Lawyer” in the labor and
employment field.

In 1997 Mr. Briski began acting a Judge Pro Tem where he handled a variety of settlement conferences ranging from employment, personal injury, medical malpractice, real estate and business matters.

Since 2010 he has served as a private mediator and is primarily sought out in the employment field. Mr. Briski has developed a reputation for assisting counsel settle their difficult cases, and has attained settlement in a wide variety of matters including the following:

Employment: FEHA, Wrongful Termination, Sexual Harassment, Wage and Hour, Disability Discrimination, Disability Failure to Accommodate, Pregnancy Discrimination, Racial Discrimination FMLA, Whistle-Blower Actions

Personal Injury: Premises Liability Slip & Fall/Dangerous Condition of Property Automobile Accidents, Assault & Battery

Business Disputes: Partnership dissolution, Corporate Disputes

Professional Negligence: Medical Malpractice (failure to diagnose) (improper treatment) Legal Malpractice negligent performance of services & trust fund violations

Santa Clara County Legal Affiliations & Memberships

  • Member Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association (2004-Present)
  • Member, California Employment Lawyer’s Association (2005-Present)
  • Member Santa Clara County Bar Association (1991-Present)
  • Board of Directors Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association (2008, 2011, 2012-Present)


  • California State University, Chico BA in Political Science, May 1987
  • Santa Clara University, 1988-1991, J.D. May 1991
  • Admitted to California State Bar: December 17, 1991