|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|2013 Wiley Manual Pro Bono Award||State Bar of California||2014|
|2012 Rising Star Volunteer of the Year||Alameda County Bar Association||2012|
|Principal||Law Offices of Janice Cho||2011 - Present|
|Adjunt Professor||John F. Kennedy Law School||2010 - 2010|
|Supervising Attorney, Family Law Unit, CoCoCty||Bay Area Legal Aid||2006 - 2011|
|Supervising Attorney, DV Restraining Order Clinics, CoCoCty||Bay Area Legal Aid||2006 - 2011|
|Staff Attorney||Law Center for Families||2005 - 2006|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Alameda County Bar Association, Family Law Executive Committee||Vice Chair||2015 - Present|
|Alameda County Bar Association, Volunteer Legal Services Corporation||Director||2014 - Present|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|Alameda County Bar Association||Day of Court Volunteer Attorney||2011 - Present|
|Alameda County Bar Association, Family Law Section||Member||2004 - Present|
|Contra Costa County Bar Association, Family Law Section||Member||2004 - Present|
|Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area||Member||2004 - Present|
|Practicing Law Institute||California Family Law Basics||2013|
|Northwestern University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2002|
|Univ of Chicago||Sociology, with Honors||B.A.||1997|
|California Family Law Basics, Practising Law Institute||Obtaining Child Support and Spousal Support in Low-Income Family Law Cases||2015|
|Family Law Seminar Series, Alameda County Bar Association||Finshing a Dissolution||2014|
|Superior Court of California, Alameda Cty, Family and Children's Bureau||When and Why is a Parent's Immigration Status Relevant to Custody||2013|
|Family Law Seminar Series, Alameda County Bar Association||Finishing a Dissolution||2013|
|Family Law Motion and Hearing Practice, Practising Law Institute||Family Law Motion and Hearing Practice||2013|
|Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation, Practising Law Institute||Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation||2013|
|California Family Law Basics, Practising Law Institute||How to Finish a Dissolution Case: Case Settlement and Trials and Judgments||2013|
|Basic Negotiation Skills, Practising Law Institute||Basic Negotiation Skills||2013|
|Domestic Violence 101, Korean Community Center for the East Bay||Legal Remedies for Domestic Violence Victims||2012|
|Family Law Seminar Series, Contra Costa County Bar Assn.||Family Law and Motion Practice||2010|
Posted by anonymous
Though I decided to not go forward with Janice (due to her being in a different county than my case) she was very helpful and gave some great advise.
Would surely recommend her to anyone who's looking for a smart, aggressive attorney!
Posted by Laura
Janice Cho helped me review the paperwork that I had previously filled out for my divorce. I had gotten stuck and couldn't do it all by myself. She explained everything very well. I had made a few mistakes. She corrected them, filled out the right forms, listened very well and accurately to my needs and my concerns. She has a notary in her office who helped me finish all that was required. I found her sympathetic, a terrific listener, very competent and efficient.
Posted by Byron
Janice completely eased my nervousness about unexpected legal matters. She was informed and experienced in explaining court dynamics I could expect, with a comforting clarity. My consultation with Ms. Cho, gave me the information to proceed confidently in my legal matters. She covered critical issues I could expect in granular detail; everything conveyed with the deft sensitivity to families and all loved ones involved.
Janice Cho has the expertise, professionalism, compassion and integrity that you come to feel when you're represented by someone with your best interests in mind.
April Seo, Family Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
Janice is an extremely sharp and capable attorney. Definitely willing to go to bat for her clients but also mindful of the benefits of settlement. I've had the pleasure of working with Janice on a number of cases, all of which were resolved informally to the mutual satisfaction of our clients. I endorse her without hesitation.