Relic Sun

Deputy County Counsel

Relic Sun joined the Office of the County Counsel in 2020 and is a member of its Labor and Employment team. Relic advises County departments in all aspects of labor and employment law. Prior to joining the County, Relic represented workers and individuals in arbitrations and class actions asserting race, gender, alienage discrimination, and wage and hour claims. She has spoken at class action and public interest conferences.

Relic’s professional expertise includes:

  • Fair Labor Standards Act
  • California wage and hour law
  • Equal opportunity and anti-discrimination law
  • Litigation and arbitrations


  • New York University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2013
    • Root-Tilden-Kern Public Interest Scholar
    • Senior Executive Editor, Journal of International Law and Politics
  • University of California at Los Angeles, B.A., summa cum laude, 2006

Prior Experience

  • Associate, Outten & Golden LLP (2015-2020)
  • Judicial Law Clerk to the Hon. Lisa Margaret Smith, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York (2013-2015)

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