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Joshua G.

Joshua Garber

268 reviews
Representing notable clients like Tesla and the City of Los Angeles, Josh Garber excels at helping clients with employment and labor laws. Many of his past clients have had great success using Josh for employment agreements and Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) hearings. With his practical advice, he has even helped clients avoid going to court.
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Richard G.

Richard Gora

195 reviews
Looking for an attorney with experience? Richard Gora is the exact attorney you want. Having defended over 100 cases both in state and federal courts and working with clients from around the globe, Richard has an array of different experiences. His services are wide-ranging and include business litigation, securities litigations, employment litigation, and business counsel. Prior to founding Gora LLC, he worked for Finn, Dixon & Herling LLP for eight years.
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Sue D.

Sue Dunbar

231 reviews
Go with Sue Dunbar if you want a big law firm experience with a small law firm cost. Sue's experience working at Robins Kaplan LLP and serving as special counsel to Senator Joseph Dunn has landed her big-name clients like BestBuy, Time Warner Cable, and Yahoo!. Currently, Ms. Dunbar specializes in knowledge about confidentiality and privacy laws regarding sensitive trade secrets.
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Lisa T.

Lisa Tang

Lisa Tang, a member of the State Bar of California, is an attorney specializing in startup law. Based in Silicon Valley, she is a part-time associate at AllBright Law Offices, a large Chinese law firm headquartered in Shanghai. Lisa received her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and also holds a B.S. from Stanford University. She is fluent in Mandarin.
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Lindsey M.

Lindsey Mignano

2 reviews
Lindsey Mignano previously worked as an Associate Lawyer for Clyde & Co LLP, an international law firm, as well as LeClairRyan. She has now launched her own law firm, Smith Shapourian Mignano LLP. Serving both emerging and small businesses, Lindsey focuses on business formation, counseling and litigation needs. In 2010, she was awarded her Witkin Award for Academic Excellence and two separate CALI Excellence Awards. Some years later, she was recognized as a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers.
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Mo K.

Mo Khan

Mo Khan is a startup lawyer who advises entrepreneurs and startup companies. Previously, he worked for Microsoft Corporation as an Attorney and Licensing Business Development Manager. His areas of focus include company formation, venture finance, technology development, intellectual property protection, deal and sales closings to M&A. In 1995, he graduated with his J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.
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Alexander R.

Alexander Roome

Alexander Roome provides legal services for both businesses and families. The business side of his practice focuses on business formation, employment matters, general operations, intellectual property, and commercial contracts. He can also help non-profits as well. Whether you need negotiations or litigation, Mr. Roome can help.
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Leon M.

Leon Mindin

A civil litigation and family attorney, Leon Mindin is responsible for all litigation functions at his firm including conducting trials, inquests, and depositions, attending court conferences, preparing pleadings, and participating in settlement negotiations. He handles cases related to personal injury, landlords and tenants, consumer debt defense, immigration, and divorce and child custody.
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Nicole T.

Nicole Thomas

2 reviews
Nicole Thomas is an attorney at law with three years of experience. She is licensed to practice law in Georgia and obtained her Juris Doctor degree in law from the Florida Coastal School of Law. Nicole is exceptionally skilled in dealing with legal cases that involve real estate law. She is also experienced in dealing with commercial contracts, as well as legal research and writing. Since August 2017, Nicole has been managing her own legal firm, N. Thomas Law.
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