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American Association for Justice Names Award After Elise Sanguinetti

August 10, 2020 | News & Events

AAJ chose to honor its Past-President and ASWT Co-Founding Partner Elise Sanguinetti by creating the Elise R. Sanguinetti Award which is given by the New Lawyer’s Division (NLD) and recognizes the qualities of professionalism, service, and advocacy, all of which Ms. Sanguinetti continues to exemplify. Ms. Sanguinetti was sent the following message when AAJ chose… Read more

Daily Journal Spotlights Elise Sanguinetti’s Quest to Erase Jim Crow-Era Language Embedded in Homeowner’s Agreements

June 15, 2020 | News & Events

Elise Sanguinetti was featured on the cover of the Daily Journal in an article that highlighted her quest to eradicate racist, Jim Crow-era language from homeowner’s agreements throughout California. Horrible, racist language appears in thousands upon thousands of agreements throughout California. For example, a homeowner’s agreement dated from 1948 has a very interesting portion in the… Read more

Important COVID-19 Information From the Attorneys at ASWT

April 3, 2020 | News & Events

The coronavirus outbreak brought with it crippling unemployment, massive social upheaval and a major shift in the way attorneys will practice law. As the legal community and the world continue to battle this terrible sickness, the attorneys at Arias Sanguinetti Wang & Torrijos have helped lead the way by working with bar associations, legal organizations… Read more

Super Lawyers Recognizes Six Arias Sanguinetti Wang & Torrijos Attorneys on their 2020 Top Lists

March 17, 2020 | News & Events

Six ASWT attorneys, Mike Arias, Elise Sanguinetti, Arnold Wang, Alfredo Torrijos, Jamie Goldstein, Kate Harvey-Lee and Christopher A.J. Swift have been honored on the Super Lawyers Top 2020 lists. Super Lawyers top lists recognizes top attorneys through a multiphase selection process involving peer nomination, independent research and peer evaluation. Super Lawyers is a professional recognition organization that annually awards the nation’s top… Read more

Recent Results

February 21, 2020 | News & Events

Arias Sanguinetti Wang & Torrijos has obtained numerous seven-figure verdicts and settlements and several recently completed cases highlight the firm’s skill at trial and in settlement negotiations. ASWT Obtains $22.5 Million Settlement Agreement with Sara Lee Corp After almost 15 years of litigation, attorneys at ASWT negotiated a $22.5 million settlement in a class action… Read more