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Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas


  1. State Litigation: 40%
    22 years
  2. Lawsuits & Disputes: 40%
    22 years
  3. Appeals: 10%
    22 years
  4. Debt Collection: 10%
    10 years



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Contact Info

Main Office (Physical Location)-Downtown

770 L St
Suite 950
Sacramento, CA, 95814-3361

Rancho Cordova/Watt Satellite Office

8880 Cal Center Drive
Suite 400
Sacramento, CA, 95826-3267

Greenhaven Area Satellite Office

1104 Corporate Way
Sacramento, CA, 95831-3875

San Francisco Satellite Office

201 Spear Street
Suite 1100
San Francisco, CA, 94105-6164




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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Profiled in Forbes Article "Class Action Odyssey"Forbes Magazine2006
Best Brief (Region, Co-Author)ABA Moot Court Competition1992
Judicial Law ClerkU.S. District Court, Eastern District of CaliforniaN/A
Managing Editor, Ohio State Law JournalOhio State College of LawN/A
Merit ScholarshipOhio State College of BusinessN/A
ABA Moot Court TeamOhio State College of LawN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In re Microsoft I-V CasesN/A
In re Microsoft I-V CasesN/A
Gilman v. Sweeney et al.Victory against complaint and on cross-complaint
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Publication NameTitleDate
Ohio State Law JournalGood Bad Press: Observations and Speculations about Internal Revenue Service Accountant-Informants1993
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
College of Law, The Ohio State UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Ohio State University, ColumbusConcentration in FinanceMBA1992
Duke UniversityEconomicsMaster's1987
Cornell UniversityEconomicsA.B.1986
Cornell UniversityGovernmentA.B.1986
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Insight (Capitol Public Radio)The Microsoft Voucher Settlement in California2006
Law School LectureThe Path to Adarand (Adarand Constructors v. Pena, a Landmark Equal Protection Precedent)1995
Columbus Bar AssociationThe Internet and Lawyers1995