As a top-rated employment litigation attorney, Boniske is partner in the Firm’s Employment Law and Business Litigation practice groups. His practice focuses on advising and defending businesses/employers, Boniske is known for his strategic approach and commitment to a successful outcome.

Mr. Boniske helps his clients navigate the minefield of California’s employment laws, and counsels and advises clients on a wide variety of employment matters, including hiring/firing decisions, wage and hour compliance, harassment/discrimination/retaliation investigations, disability and leave of absence issues, among others. He also defends businesses in litigation for employment or other business matters.

A leader in his field, Mr. Boniske has been named a Super Lawyers® “Rising Star” every year since 2015. This prestigious honor is given to only 2.5 percent of lawyers in the state based on the candidate’s professional achievements. He has also been nominated for The Recorder’s “50 Lawyers on the Fast Track,” and he is a former member of the Leadership Development Committee for the Association of Business Trial Lawyers in San Diego.

Mr. Boniske graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in Political Science. He received his J.D. from the University of San Diego School of Law, where he was a member of the San Diego Law Review. In his free time, he enjoys playing basketball, hiking, cooking, and spending time with his family and friends.

Awards & Honors

  • Super Lawyers® "Rising Star"
  • The Recorder’s “50 Lawyers on the Fast Track”


  • State Bar of California
  • San Diego County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association (Litigation Section)
  • Association of Business Trial Lawyers
  • ALFA International (Labor & Employment Practice Group Steering Committee)