Mr. Hintzen is the founder of the Hintzen Law Firm and his practice focuses on employment law on both the plaintiff and defense side. Mr. Hintzen also practices in the areas of business litigation, breach of contract, transactional matters, real estate litigation and government contracts. Mr. Hintzen has successfully represented plaintiffs in these areas and acquired over $1,000,000 in judgments, settlements and claims in D.C. Superior Court, Federal District Court for the District of Columbia and the Department of Labor.
Mr. Hintzen is a passionate advocate, counselor, advisor, litigator and skilled negotiator. Mr. Hintzen has used these skills to successfully dismiss cases against business and individual clients, obtained summary judgments, negotiated contracts, obtained arbitration awards and negotiated settlements through mediation on behalf of clients. Mr. Hintzen brings over thirteen years of experience and a client focused approach to the Hintzen Law Firm.
Prior to founding the Hintzen Law Firm, Mr. Hintzen was a Partner at the Franklin Square Law Group focusing on employment law, business litigation and real estate matters. Additionally, Mr. Hintzen practiced at O’Melveny & Myers for five years representing a broad spectrum of Fortune 500 companies in antitrust and securities matters.
Mr. Hintzen earned his joint Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration degrees from Golden Gate University School of Law and School of Business. In law school, he received a CALI award in Appellate Advocacy and also won the Appellate Advocacy oral argument competition. In business school, Mr. Hintzen’s focus was strategic marketing. Prior to law school, Mr. Hintzen earned a Bachelor of Arts in American History from the University of Colorado, Boulder.
Mr. Hintzen is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia. Mr. Hintzen has also made special appearances in many other state and federal courts including Maryland, Wisconsin, North Carolina and Oregon.