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ACBA Members in the News 7.9.24 
members in the news - Sonya Mehta

ACBA members in the news featuring Wooksun (Phil) Hong, Mitchell Chyette, John Douglas Moore, Sonya Mehta, Vanessa Candelaria, Alice P. Cheng, Nicole Ramos Takemoto, Molly Laughlin, Shane C. Nielson, Melanie Yabut Violan, Mariam J. Al Darabseh, Lorena P. Garcia, Katie L. Capielo, Melanie Yabut Violan, and Alyssa V. Daatio

A Bay Area Legal Incubator | BALI team of Wooksun (Phil) Hong, Mitchell Chyette, and John Douglas Moore won an administrative mandate case against the State of California Victims Compensation Board for wrongly denying benefits to their client who was avictim of forced sterilization while incarcerated in state prison.

ACBA member Sonya Mehta, Siegel, Yee, Brunner & Mehta, has been selected as a Thomson Reuters Super Lawyer in Employment Litigation this year. Last year, Super Lawyers selected her as a Rising Star in Employment Litigation. Read more

ACBA Leadership Firm Candelaria LLP is proud to announce that attorneys Vanessa Candelaria, Alice P. Cheng, and Nicole Ramos Takemoto were selected as 2024 Northern California Super Lawyers. Attorneys Molly Laughlin, Shane C. Nielson, Melanie Yabut Violan, Mariam J. Al Darabseh, and Lorena P. Garcia were selected as 2024 Rising Stars for Family Law. Attorneys Katie L. Capielo, Melanie Yabut Violan, and Alyssa V. Daatio were selected as 2024 Rising Stars for Estate Planning. Read more

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