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ASWT Authors Article on Sexual Assault and Harassment for CAOC Forum Magazine

November 18, 2022 | News & Events , Uncategorized

Managing Partner Mike Arias, Senior Associate Sahar Malek, Senior Paralegal Assal Badrkhani, and Legal Assistant Madeline Heyman of ASWT authored an article regarding Sexual Assault and Harassment for CAOC Forum magazine’s November/December 2022 Issue. The article delves into “Abuse of Power: the historical evolution of institutional sexual assault from a litigation perspective”.  Some key takeaways… Read more

Elise Sanguinetti Named a Top 100 Lawyer in California by The Daily Journal

September 21, 2022 | News & Events

Elise Sanguinetti has been named a Top 100 lawyer in California by The Daily Journal.  A founding partner at ASWT, 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. Most recently she has been named one of the Daily Journal’s… Read more

ASWT Obtains Seven-Figure Settlement in a Class Action Case Against Thrifty Payless, Inc. & Rite Aid

August 17, 2022 | News & Events , Uncategorized

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… Read more

ASWT Files Lawsuit Against Tesla Over Racism and Harassment on Behalf of Current and Former Employees

July 7, 2022 | News & Events

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… Read more

Elise Sanguinetti Selected as a Top 40 Plaintiff Attorney in California

June 8, 2022 | Uncategorized

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… Read more

Mike Arias Named as a Top 40 Plaintiff Attorney in California

June 8, 2022 | Uncategorized

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… Read more