ASHA B. WILKERSON, ESQ.

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Founder / Attorney at Law

Ms. Wilkerson takes great pride in counseling businesses on labor & employment law matters before they become an issue. Specifically, Ms. Wilkerson enjoys training leaders in the areas diversity and leadership and she has a particular affinity for working with non-profit and faith-based organizations.

In addition to practicing law, Ms. Wilkerson is a full-time professor and department chair of the Legal Studies Department at American River College in Sacramento.

California Lawyer Magazine has named Ms. Wilkerson a Super Lawyer Rising Star for the past 5 years. In addition, she has received a human rights award from Chans Altenativ/Alternative Chance, a non-profit organization dedicated to advocating on the behalf of Haitian criminal deportees, the Power 40 Award from Oakland’s Allen Temple Baptist Church for being an influential young adult leader, and a Pro Bono award for her work with the AIDS Legal Referral Panel in San Francisco.

In the local community, Ms. Wilkerson has taught street law to high school students and runs a monthly criminal record expungement clinic in Sacramento.

Ms. Wilkerson received a B.A. in English (with a Minor in Communications) from Santa Clara University, received her law degree from the University of California, Hastings, and is pursing a Masters in Business Administration at California State University, East Bay.

When out of the office, Ms. Wilkerson enjoys traveling, reading, Cuban salsa, and throwing parties. She is conversational in Spanish, Portuguese, and Haitian Creole with plans to tackle American Sign Language and French next.

 

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Photo of Asha with hands on hips in a silver dress.

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