Dane M. Willis


Sacramento, CA
D 916.472.3303


J.D., University of the Pacific – McGeorge School of Law

Dean’s List, Full Ride Scholarship


B.A. Business Administration (Marketing & Entrepreneurship), California State University-Sacramento

Dean’s List, Business Honors, Full Ride Scholarship

Practice Sections

Labor and Employment Law


Dane Willis is an Associate at Freeman Mathis & Gary's Sacramento office representing employers in a wide variety of employment-related disputes, including class actions, discrimination, harassment and wrongful termination cases, as well as wage and hour matters.

Dane has also represented automotive manufacturers in hundreds of products liability cases, health care payors in contracted and non-contracted provider disputes, regulatory actions against state agencies, and health insurance fraud cases. He has comprehensive experience in civil litigation, including discovery, motion practice, mediation, trial and arbitration preparation, trial motion practice, and trial.

Dane had a wide range of clerking experiences with other local and global health care, employment and corporate law firms, as well as the Sacramento County District Attorney's Office. These experiences facilitated Dane's development of valuable real-world legal counseling and litigation skills in employment, health care, and regulatory contexts, as well as countless data analytics skills critical to data-driven and volume litigation.

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