University of California, Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, CA
Juris Doctor, 2007
Hastings Business Law Journal, co-Editor-in-Chief, 2006-2007
-Civil Litigation Concentration
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA
Bachelor of Science, cum laude, Journalism, 2004
· Take and defend depositions.
· Achieved successful verdicts at trial.
· Successfully achieved prelitigation settlement in several cases.
· Present corporate seminars on sexual harassment law
· Co-authored A Victim’s Guide to Sexual Harassment, a book explaining workplace sexual harassment law.
· Draft discovery, motions, complaints, answers, demand letters, and settlement agreements.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company, San Francisco, regulations department of in-house counsel
Burnham Brown, Oakland, Litigation Firm
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Licensed since 2007
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Avvo rated attorney||Avvo||2013|
|Legal Assistant||Pacific Gas and Electric Company||2006 - 2007|
|Summer Associate||Burnham Brown||2005 - 2006|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association||President||2014 - Present|
|Consumer Attorneys of California||Board Member||2014 - Present|
|Consumer Attorneys of California||Women's Caucus||2014 - Present|
|Palo Alto Area Bar Association||Member||2013 - 2014|
|Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association||Board Member||2012 - Present|
|San Mateo County Bar Association||N/A||2009 - 2010|
|SexualHarassmentLawyer||Coping with Sexual Harassment||2013|
|SexualHarassmentLawyer||Using Your Strengths to Overcome Sexual Harassment||2013|
|SexualHarassmentBlog.org||Proving Implicit Conditions For Quid Pro Quo Sexual Harassment: Victim Must Only Show that Condition Was Reasonably Inferred||2013|
|A Victim's Guide to Sexual Harassment in California||A Victim's Guide to Sexual Harassment in California||2008|
|UC Hastings COL||Law||Juris Doctor||2007|
|California Polytechnic St U||N/A||Undergraduate||2004|
|Your Legal Rights||Sexual Harassment Law in California||N/A|
|Employment Law Series Seminar||Sexual Harassment in the Workplace||N/A|