McManis Faulkner announces the attorneys named to the Top Women Attorneys in Northern California list by Super Lawyers. Published in the December issue of San Francisco Magazine, the list was compiled from the Northern California Super Lawyers 2015 Edition and the Northern California Super Lawyers 2015 Edition – Rising Stars.
Overall, more than half of the firm’s lawyers were included in the 2015 Northern California editions. The Top Women Attorneys included Partners Ruby Kazi, Sharon Kirsch, and Associate Neda Shakoori.
Top Women Attorneys:
Kirsch represents clients from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies handling management-side employment litigation, including wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wage and hour cases and trade secrets. Kirsch received her J.D., cum laude, from Santa Clara University School of Law (1991) and her B.S., with recognition, from Marylhurst College (1984).
Kazi focuses on business litigation, trust and probate litigation, civil rights and criminal defense matters. She earned her J.D. from Drake University Law School (2003) and her B.S. from Northwestern University (2000).
Working with a wide array of clients from public companies and closely held businesses to individuals, Shakoori practices civil litigation with an emphasis on commercial and business law matters. She received her J.D. from Lincoln Law School (2007) and her B.A. from the University of California, Davis (2003).