Category: News & Events

Mike Arias Elected to New Leadership Positions at AAJ

August 9, 2019 | News & Events

Founding and managing partner Mike Arias was installed as Chair of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Council of Presidents and was elected to serve on both the AAJ Executive Committee and the AAJ Organizational Review Committee during the AAJ Convention this past week. Mr. Arias assumes these roles in addition to chairing the AAJ… Read more

The Recorder and the Daily Journal Honor Mike Arias and Elise Sanguinetti on their 2019 Top Awards Lists

June 26, 2019 | News & Events

Los Angeles, Ca. (June 26, 2019)– ASWT founding partners Mike Arias and Elise Sanguinetti have been named one of this year’s California Trailblazers by The Recorder. Mr. Arias was also recognized as one of the Daily Journal’s 2019 Top Plaintiff Lawyers.  As a California Trailblazer, Mr. Arias has represented those who have suffered catastrophic injuries,… Read more

Mike Arias Quoted in LA Times on La Luz Del Mundo Abuse Allegations

June 17, 2019 | News & Events

CAOC President and CAALA Immediate Past-President Mike Arias was quoted in the Los Angeles Times in an article analyzing the sex abuse allegations against the leader of a network of churches known as La Luz del Mundo. In June 2019, church leader Naasón Joaquín García was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport and charged with… Read more

Class Action Lawsuit Accuses Genentech of Exploiting Cancer Patients to Increase Profits by Billions of Dollars

February 26, 2019 | News & Events

February 26, 2019 – San Francisco, CA – A class action lawsuit was filed in San Mateo Superior Court today accusing biotechnology giant Genentech of exploiting cancer patients by packaging cancer medications in vials that are too large for most patients. Because the unused portion of the medications cannot be safely stored after the first… Read more

Six Arias Sanguinetti Wang & Torrijos, LLP Attorneys Have Been Honored on the 2018-2019 Super Lawyers Top Lists

February 7, 2019 | News & Events

Los Angeles, Ca. (February 6, 2019) – Six ASWT attorneys have been recognized in the 2018-2019 Super Lawyers Top Lists. Mike Arias, Alfredo Torrijos, Arnold Wang and Kate Harvey-Lee have all been named on the 2019 Southern California Super Lawyers list. Elise Sanguinetti was named one of 2018’s Northern California Super Lawyer and Jamie Goldstein… Read more

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