Cecilia Son is an Associate Attorney with Shegerian & Associates who has worked on a wide variety of single plaintiff employment matters involving discrimination, harassment, and retaliation in the workplace, both in State and Federal court. Her specialties include pre-litigation resolution, mediations, depositions, and litigating cases from initial pleading stages through trial. Cecilia has a passion for employee rights and strongly advocates for her clients who have been wrongfully terminated. While in law school, she was awarded the Certificate of Exemplary Public Service and was a member of the Dean’s Circle. A true multilingual global citizen, she was raised in Korea, Guam, Jakarta and Dubai before moving to California at the age of 16. She is fluent in reading, writing, and speaking Korean.

Education

  • Western State College of Law, Irvine, CA, Juris Doctor
  • University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, French

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court, Central District of California

Other Legal Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Korean American Bar Association