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Joanna Mendoza

Joanna Mendoza

Practice areas:

Intellectual Property, Business

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Intellectual Property: 80%
    22 years
  2. Business: 20%
    24 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300-400/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

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Contact Info

Law Offices of Joanna R. Mendoza, a P.C.

P.O. Box 2593
Granite Bay, CA, 95746

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199005/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2008
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2005
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2000

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentLaw Offices of Joanna R. Mendoza, a P.C.2008 - Present
PartnerMalovos & Mendoza, LLP2003 - 2008
PrincipalLivingston & Mattesich2000 - 2003
Senior AssociateGraham & James, LLP1996 - 1999
AssociateCarroll, Burdick & McDonough LLP1990 - 1996

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of California, Board of TrusteesTrustee2013 - Present
American Bar FoundationFellow2013 - Present
State Bar of California, Council of SectionsImmediate Past Co-Chair2012 - 2013
State Bar of California, Council of SectionsCo-Chair2011 - 2012
State Bar of California, Council of SectionsCo Vice-Chair2010 - 2011
Litigation Counsel of AmericaFellow2008 - 2012
Intellectual Property Section of California State BarChair2007 - 2008
Intellectual Property Section of California State BarVice-Chair2006 - 2007
Intellectual Property Section of California State BarSecretary2005 - 2006
CEB Advisory Committee -- Business & Intellectual PropertyMember2004 - 2010
Federal Bar Association (Sacramento Chapter)Treasurer2004 - 2005
Federal Bar Association (Sacramento Chapter)Membership Chair2003 - 2005
Intellectual Property Section of California State BarExecutive Committee2003 - 2013
Sacramento Law FoundationBoard of Directors / Vice Chair2000 - 2005
Sacramento County Bar CouncilElected member1999 - 2001
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1990 - Present

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Trade Secret Litigation and Protection in California (Milligan, Edelson and Kay, eds.)Compelled Disclosure by Regulation: Making Sure Big Brother Keeps Your Secrets2014
Trade Secret and Protection in California (updated) (Edelson and Kay, eds.)Compelled Disclosure by Regulation: Making Sure Big Brother Keeps Your Secrets2009
Trade Secret Litigation and Protection in California (Edelson and Kay, eds.)Compelled Disclosure by Regulation: Making Sure Big Brother Keeps Your Secrets2005
PatentCafe.comIntellectual Property Protection for Software2000
The Sacramento Business JournalTrade Secret Laws Won't Help Unless You Protect Your Ideas1998
The Fresno Business JournalSecrets to Success: Maintaining Trade Secrets into the Twenty-first Century1997

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
University of California - San DiegoPolitical Science / EconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1987

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Luncheon in Roseville, CaliforniaUnderstanding, Appreciating and Avoiding the State Bar2015
Executive Committee Long-Range Planning MeetingUnderstanding the State Bar2015
Annual Brunch in Sacramento, CaliforniaCloud and Social Media Ethics Concerns for Paralegals2015
Annual MCLE Conference at GranlibakkenSocial Media Update - Marketing Plan for Ages 35 and Up2014
Annual MCLE Conference at GranlibakkenSocial Media: What to Do...What NOT to Do2013
Monthly Luncheon - OctoberTurning Glass Walls Into French Doors: Eliminating Gender Disrimination in the Legal Profession2012
Annual IP InstituteTHe A to Z of Independent Film2012