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Partners Elise Sanguinetti and Jamie Goldstein settled a childhood sexual abuse case against a school for seven figures.
A student at a southern California high school was sexually abused by her teacher when she was just 16 years old. The teacher had a history of misconduct involving other students, including students at this school in particular. The school failed to

Senior Associates Craig Momita and Mike Arias settled a class action case against a duly organized California and Delaware corporation for unfair, unlawful and fraudulent business practices for seven figures.
An employee residing in the State of California failed to be reimbursed for employee expenses while employed by the above-mentioned corporations. The corporations were required to reimburse employees for expenses

ASWT Founding Partner Mike Arias has been honored in three different areas of litigation in the 29th Edition of Best Lawyers in America. The categories are: employment law; mass tort litigation / class actions; and personal injury litigation. 
This is the third consecutive year Mr. Arias is named a Best Lawyer marking yet another excellent achievement. 
Through numerous years of

Elise Sanguinetti wrote an article for CAALA’s Advocate magazine titled “Attracting, hiring, and keeping the right employees.” The article focuses on how law firms can recruit the right people and hold on to them. With the Great Resignation still impacting all kinds of firms, Elise lends her extensive experience in hiring to help attorneys understand the current lay of the

ASWT filed a lawsuit against Tesla Inc. on behalf of current and former employees who allege a racist work environment including harassment and intimidation at plants in California. 
The lawsuit, filed in Alameda County Superior Court, extensively details racist slurs and graffiti and other acts the plaintiffs claim Tesla did nothing to correct. It lists dozens of Tesla employees as

ASWT managing partner Mike Arias has been named a Top 40 Plaintiff Attorney in California by The Daily Journal. 
Through numerous years of experience, Mr. Arias has had an extensive career in protecting the public. His specialties include serious personal injury, wrongful death, employment, consumer class actions, and mass wage and hour claims. 
Recognized at both at the state and

ASWT founding partner Elise Sanguinetti has been selected as a Top 40 Plaintiff Attorney in California by the Daily Journal. 
Ms. Sanguinetti’s main focus of expertise is serious injury, wrongful death cases, civil appeals, and legal malpractice. She exclusively represents plaintiffs in civil litigation, holds an AV rating with Martindale-Hubbell, and has been named a California Super Lawyer every year

ASWT Partner Elise Sanguinetti has been selected by The Daily Journal as a Top Women Lawyer for 2022. 
Ms. Sanguinetti exclusively represents plaintiffs in civil litigation, and holds an AV rating with Martindale-Hubbell and has been named a California Super Lawyer every year since becoming eligible. 
She has been named one of the Daily Journal’s Top Women Lawyers